Software Development Engineer, Amazon Echo

Amazon

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We believe in creating voice-first experiences that deliver convenience to the lives of our customers and showcase the technical capabilities of the Alexa platform.

We design engaging interactions for customers to use just their voice to access their favorite services and products, and explore new initiatives that bring fresh ways for customers to get the most out of Alexa.

Our creations are prominently featured on Alexa device packaging, throughout the media, and online, reaching millions of people.

We advance the possibilities of voice-first experiences to help our customers achieve more - would you like to join us?

A successful candidate will have an established background in developing customer-facing experiences, a strong technical ability, project management skills, solid communication skills, and a motivation to achieve results in a fast paced environment.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the development and maintenance of production software projects
  • Work with other team members to investigate design approaches, prototype new technology and evaluate technical feasibility
  • Work in an Agile/Scrum environment to deliver high quality software against defined schedules and milestones
  • Establish architectural principles, select design patterns and mentor team members on their appropriate application

If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, know how to deliver, are deeply technical, highly innovative and seek the opportunity to build pioneering solutions to challenging problems, we want to hear from you!

Basic Qualifications

  • University degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent
  • 4+ years industry experience as an engineer
  • Development in TypeScript, JavaScript, C#, Python, Go, Ruby, PHP, or Java
  • Experience building scalable infrastructure, REST interfaces, and distributed systems for high-throughput services

Preferred Qualifications

  • Expertise in a variety of programming languages and open-source technologies
  • Understanding of designing cloud services for scalability, performance and reliability
  • Direct experience defining, developing and maintaining REST based interfaces
  • Proven engineering leadership in driving operational excellence and best practices
  • Ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment
  • Track record of project delivery for sizable cross-functional projects
  • Ability to communicate well with executives and non-technical leaders
  • Exceptional customer impact awareness, appreciation and support focus


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


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