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Posted:
9/12/2016
Job Category:
Software Development
2017 New Grad Software Development Engineer
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Amazon | Seattle, WA
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Job Description

Do you want take ownership on projects utilizing cutting edge technology, solve new problems that didn't exist before, and have the ability to see the impact of your work?

Amazon is growing, and we need Software Development Engineers (SDEs) who move fast, are capable of breaking down and solving complex problems, and have a strong will to get things done! SDEs at Amazon work on real world problems on a global scale. They own their systems end to end and influence the direction of our technology which impacts hundreds of millions customers around the world.

As a new grad SDE at Amazon, you can expect to design flexible, scalable solutions, and work on some of the most complex challenges in large-scale computing by utilizing your skills in data structures, algorithms, and object oriented programming. Coming to Amazon gives you the opportunity to work on a small development team in one of our many organizations; Amazon Web Services, e-Commerce Services, Kindle, Marketplace, Operations, Platform Technologies, and Retail.

Amazon is headquartered in Seattle, WA, but we also have exciting opportunities for new grads in many of our locations across the US: Austin, TX; Phoenix, AZ; Boston, MA; New York, NY; Los Angeles, CA; Irvine, CA; San Luis Obispo, CA; Santa Cruz, CA; Bay Area, CA; Madison, WI; Herndon, VA, Portland, OR, and more!

Basic Qualifications

* Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related technical discipline
* Must be currently enrolled in school or graduated within the last 6 months
* Programming experience in at least one of the following languages: Java, C++, C

Preferred Qualifications

* Strong object-oriented design and coding skills (Java and/or C++/C) with experience in UNIX/Linux or Windows environments
* Knowledge of Perl or other scripting languages a plus
* Experience with distributed (multi-tiered) systems, algorithms, and relational databases
* Experience in optimization mathematics (linear programming, nonlinear optimization)
* Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions
* Work well with ambiguous/undefined problems; ability to think abstractly
* Previous technical internship(s) preferred

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.

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About Amazon

Where all Amazon orders come to life

 

Fulfillment is at the heart of the Amazon experience. We deliver millions of products to hundreds of countries worldwide. Our teams possess a wide range of skills and expertise, from business analysis and inventory management to engineering. With more than 80 Fulfillment Centers worldwide, Amazon Fulfillment is growing at a pace that requires the best and brightest talent to be brought in to our company to help us continue to make history.

 

The evolution of Amazon has been driven by innovation. It’s part of our DNA. We are doing things every day that have never been done before—providing a huge selection of products and continuing to fulfill orders quickly. We accomplish this by solving complex problems with ingenuity and simplicity. We're making history and the good news is that we've only just begun!

 

We create. We build. We take ownership for what we do – whether we’re developing a new technology in-house or launching a new Fulfillment Center. Together, we’re constantly creating the ideas, services and products that make life easier for Amazon’s millions of customers. Regardless of role, each Amazonian is completely focused on working hard, having fun and making history.