Software Development Engineer

Amazon32 days ago
Seattle, US
Amazon

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Role: Backend Developer



Technologies

java, c#, scala



Job description


Amazon Influencer Program is looking for an experienced Software Development Engineer who can play a pivotal role in guiding the engineering future of our program.

Amazon Associates is the world’s largest affiliate program. It’s success has been built on a rich selection of websites and blogs, all creating original content relevant to products sold on Amazon. With the meteoric rise of social media, a new segment has emerged – Influencers. Influencers are either famous in their own right (sports, music, movie stars) or social media stars, but they all have one thing in common – they are tastemakers with hundreds of thousands or millions of followers. Our team manages the Amazon Influencer Program, which gives influencers an easy way to earn money by referring traffic to Amazon from social media. Our long team vision is to grow the program into a premier influencer marketing program connecting influencers with brands, as brands are increasingly adopting marketing strategies that incorporate a wide range of influencers to drive sales.

The successful candidate will be a seasoned engineer who likes working with a wide array of technologies (High scale distributed services, Native AWS, Machine Learning, etc.). She/he will help successfully launch projects of significant impact and balance technology decisions with business value created. She/he will be someone who is a visionary leader, builder and operator and someone who cares passionately about being heavily involved in solving additional challenges such as fixing architectural deficiencies, innovating faster, developing junior engineers, etc. She/he will have strong leadership qualities, great judgment, clear communication skills and a track record of delivering great products.

Key Highlights of this position:
Opportunity to work on new business initiatives and build products grounds up.
Opportunity to work in an environment of innovation and experimentation using new technologies and services.
Opportunity to explore and work on a variety of AWS services
Close partnership with Applied Scientists building the ML models.
Close partnerships with Senior engineers and Principal engineers in the organization.


Skills & requirements

· Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
· 4+ years experience working with data structures, algorithms, and complexity analysis
· 4+ years working in object-oriented design and coding skills in at least, one modern programming language, such as Java or C#

Preferred qualifications:

§ Experience with technologies like dynamoDB, Redshift, Scala,Swif.
§ Experience building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
§ Experience taking a project from scoping requirements through the production launch and beyond
§ Experience communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features and technical designs
§ Experience with scalable web applications and distributed services development is a plus
§ Strong written and verbal communication skills
§ Self-directed and capable of working effectively in a dynamic environment
§ You build the right product for your customers and take pride on delivering product.
Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.



Location

Seattle, US

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