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Software Development Engineer

Reference ID: 441091
Software and Programming
Full Time
Vancouver, BC     

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Do you have passion and experience building high performance, scalable micro services and rich web applications?

The Subsidiary Services team in Vancouver is looking for talented developers to build the next generation of fashion retail ecommerce. Our team builds systems that run Amazon fashion subsidiaries like and We're looking to grow our full-stack development team with smart, creative developers to build innovative systems and tools with a strong focus on delivering excellent international customer experience.

To achieve our goals in this area, we are looking for Software Engineers who love to learn new tech, dive in and solve systems problems like performance, timing, fixing state machine logic and distributed systems algorithms. Candidates need to have a strong sense of ownership, excellent analytical skills and passion to provide great customer experience.

Basic Qualifications

    •Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent - Masters or PhD preferred
    •Proficient in a modern programming language like Java, C# or Scala
    •Knowledge of data structures, algorithms, operating systems, and/or distributed systems
    •Strong verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

    •2+ years of professional experience in software development

    •Experience building and operating large-scale online services and fault-tolerant distributed systems
    •Knowledge and experience with networking, virtualization and linux kernel modules are a plus
    •Knowledge of Cloud based services, Web Development and/or Mobile Development are a plus

Posted: December 1, 2016
Closes:January 7, 2017
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