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Software Development Engineer

Reference ID: 419457
Category:
Software and Programming
Type:
Full Time
Location:
Vancouver, BC     

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Amazon Mobile is one of our fastest growing strategic new businesses focused on mobile commerce. We build, launch and manage Amazon's business on mobile websites and apps across all smartphone and tablet platforms. Our team is responsible for creating the best shopping experience for customers wherever they go on their favorite mobile devices. To do so, we build core shopping platforms and features. We invent new and innovative ways for customers to interact with Amazon on their mobile devices.

We are looking for seasoned Software Development Engineers to lead the Amazon Mobile platform effort. We would like a person with more than a decade of production software development experience who can manage a team of outstanding developers, make multi-year architectural decisions and lead R&D efforts to success.

The Mobile Shopping team is building the next generation mobile platform to power experiences in Amazon Shopping apps. The ideal candidate will get to lead design and architect the platform with other rock star engineers on the team. The opportunity to make an impact in this role is only limited by the personal capacity of the candidate! If this sounds like a project you've been working towards and would like to deliver, please contact us today, and let's talk about how you can be a part of it.

Basic Qualifications • Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline, Computer Science preferred
• 10+ years of software development experience
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Strong analytical skills with excellent problem solving
• Proven track record of delivery

Preferred Qualifications • Master Degree or PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field.
• Expert in software engineering (process, architecture, algorithms, data structures)
• 5+ years experience in leading the development of large scale apps for iOS and/or Android
• Experience delivering low-latency, consumer-internet-scale web services operating in a 24x7 environment


Posted: December 4, 2016
Closes:December 19, 2016
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Size:
10,000+ employees
Industry:
Technology

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