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Posted:
11/2/2013
Job Category:
Software Development
Software Development Engineer
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Amazon | Seattle, WA
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Job Description

Job Description

Do you enjoy the challenge and ownership that come from developing complex systems that touch most of Amazon.com's systems; ranging from front-end CX through core Amazon back-end systems? Do you enjoy working in an entrepreneurial environment solving complex technical problems and delivering innovative solutions? Amazon Student is looking for Software Development Engineers to deliver a transformative Student shopping experience.

As a Software Development Engineer, you will design and develop new systems which will bring a unique shopping experience to one of our most strategic customer segments. We're looking to you for solving problems unique to our industry and creating new features that the industry has not seen before. We're looking for people who are entrepreneurial and like to wear many hats and work in a highly collaborative environment that mirrors more of a startup than a big company.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as C, C++, C#, Java, or Perl

Preferred Qualifications

Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design Computer Science fundamentals in data structures Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices including unit testing, code reviews, source control management, build processes, continuous integration, and operations Architecture skills, knowledge of design patterns, and strong fundamentals Proficiency in AJAX, JavaScript, and Java web programming You are the type of person that codes for fun, quickly wins the respect of peers, and jumps at the chance to share knowledge and mentor

About Amazon

Amazon.com was founded in July 1994 with a vision of building the Earth's most customer-centric company where visitors can find and discover anything they want to buy online. That vision has grown from an online bookstore run out of a garage to a Fortune 500 company operating in six countries with a selection that includes millions of products in an ever-growing number of categories. Amazon.com leverages its $900 million investment in technology to offer its customers unparalleled shopping experiences. Based in Seattle, Amazon.com has hundreds of software engineers working on some of the most interesting technical challenges on the planet. As a member of our team, you will be part of the evolution of e-commerce and learn from industry leaders.