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Sr. Software Development Engineer, Mobile Shopping

Reference ID: 417438
Category:
Software and Programming
Type:
Full Time
Location:
Vancouver, BC     

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Amazon Mobile Shopping is one of the fastest growing strategic businesses within Amazon. We work with the latest devices as soon as they come out: phones, tablets, TVs and wearables. Our team is responsible for creating the best shopping experience for customers wherever they go on their favorite devices. We are passionate about building scalable, well-designed software. We constantly improve our technical foundation and user experience. As a senior engineer on the Mobile Shopping team, you'll have huge impact on how customers all over the world interact with Amazon.

The Mobile Shopping team is looking for champions of mobile engineering excellence as we build tools deliver to streamline our mobile application delivery. The ideal candidate will lead an effort that raises the bar on quality, consistency, maintainability, performance, and security to make great software great. 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.

Responsibilities
• Develop high quality maintainable code
• Lead in design discussions
• Execute projects and develop against an outlined design
• Collaborate across team boundaries with other teams
• Communicate issues and technical roadblocks effectively
• Ability to navigate through a large complex codebase

Amazon Mobile Shopping is one of the fastest growing strategic businesses within Amazon. Our scale is billions of dollars and millions of users. We work with the latest devices as soon as they come out: phones, tablets, TVs and wearables. Our team is responsible for creating the best shopping experience for customers wherever they go on their favorite devices. We are passionate about building scalable, well-designed software. We constantly improve our technical foundation and user experience. As a senior engineer on the Mobile Shopping team, you'll have huge impact on how customers all over the world interact with Amazon.

The Mobile Shopping team is looking for champions of mobile engineering excellence as we build tools deliver to streamline our mobile application delivery. The ideal candidate will lead an effort that raises the bar on quality, consistency, maintainability, performance, and security to make great software great. 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.

Responsibilities
• Develop high quality maintainable code
• Lead in design discussions
• Execute projects and develop against an outlined design
• Collaborate across team boundaries with other teams
• Communicate issues and technical roadblocks effectively
• Ability to navigate through a large complex codebase

Basic Qualifications

    •Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
    •6+ years relevant work experience
    •Excellent Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures and algorithms
    •Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills
    •Able to learn large scale complex systems quickly

    •Java, HTML/Javascript, experience with databases (relational and NoSQL)
    •Ability to communicate effectively with employees in the company in both technical and non-technical roles


Preferred Qualifications

    •MS in Computer Science or equivalent
    •6+ years of Java specific experience
    •Understanding of capabilities and limitations of mobile platforms
    •Familiarity with mobile development and internet trends
    •Passion for Engineering excellence, including Latency, Crash monitoring,



Posted: January 19, 2017
Closes:March 12, 2017
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10,000+ employees
Industry:
Technology

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