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Software Development Engineer II

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Vancouver, BC
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Full Time
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Software and Programming

Are you seeking an environment where you can drive innovation? Do you want to apply state-of-the-art computer technologies to solve real world problems? Do you want to affect not only internal users but Retail customers worldwide? In Retail Systems, you will pave the future of Amazon Retail, enhancing how we do business and our effectiveness as a player in the global e-commerce. Amazon has risen to the top of online retail, but there is still a lot of work to be done to remain competitive and find new opportunities.

As a member of Amazon's Vancouver, Canada based Vendor Management development team, you will be a key player in driving Amazon's Retail business; the bread and butter of Amazon. The Vendor Management team is streamlining many of the business processes that run Amazon Retail. We've built a large-scale vendor management solution, and we're looking for a developer who will help pave the future for how our internal users think about software. You will solve technical challenges in optimization, large-scale computing, distributed systems, web applications, scalability, security, and algorithms just to name a few. You will drive future solutions that will impact how we run the Retail business worldwide and interface with many teams, both technical and non-technical, across the company. And most importantly, the Retail Systems team is composed of some awesome people, and you'll have a lot of fun!

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Basic Qualifications

    •A bachelor's degree in computer science, interaction design, or related UX degree
    •At least 2+ years experience developing highly interactive web pages and internet applications
    •Experience with CSS, HTML or JavaScript/AJAX
    •Experience using jQuery or other Javascript frameworks like AngularJS
    •Working knowledge of software development processes, along with code management and deployment

Preferred Qualifications

    •Experience with continuous integration and continuous deployment systems
    •A solid understanding of web design principles
    •Proven ability to work within ambiguous design constraints
    •Experience with writing a secure website void of security loopholes
    •Experience with Java
    •Ability to earn trust and collaborate with design, business stakeholders, and technical experts
    •Strong written and oral presentation skills
    •Experience leading/mentoring other Web Development Engineers

Posted: April 23, 2017
Closes:April 30, 2017
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10,000+ employees

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