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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
468253
Company/Location (search) 
US-MA-Boston
Posted Date 
1/13/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
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Job Description

From eCommerce to AWS to Kindle, Amazon has a history of innovation and invention. The People Technology group continues that tradition by focusing on building new ways for employees to interact with each other and Amazon’s distributed infrastructure.

People Technology is looking for full stack engineers who will build scalable solutions to enable the business to move fast and adapt to changing needs. They will work from the base infrastructure up to the presentation layer to create solutions that can be used by millions of people across Amazon. They will need to be able to deliver interfaces that work on multiple platforms including building strong mobile experiences for our customers.

We are currently hiring experienced technology professionals with an entrepreneurial spirit to get in on the ground-floor of this highly-visible opportunity. Teams in Boston, Vancouver and Seattle will lead this new work that support Amazon businesses to focus on what they do best: changing the world.

Basic Qualifications

· BS degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
· 5+ years professional experience in commercial or web-scale system software development and delivery
· Proficiency in a modern programming language such as C, C++, Java, or Python
· Understanding of scalable computing systems, software architecture, data structures, and algorithms
· Experience with JavaScript, CSS, HTML5, Ajax or similar web frameworks
· Ability to work with server technologies like NodeJS, Ruby or other scalable server technologies
· Communication, sharp analytical abilities and proven design skills

Preferred Qualifications

· Experience with designing and building large scale systems
· Experience with supporting mission critical, 24x7 systems
· Experience with multiple styles of Software Development Life Cycle
· Excellent leadership, verbal and written communication skills
· Ability to work well with people and be both highly motivated and motivating
· Proven results oriented person with a history of delivery

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.