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Publication or Company Amazon
Job Title Software Development Engineer
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, Web Development
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Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Seattle, WA
Job Requirements Amazon Services is one of the fastest growing businesses within Amazon. There are over 1.9 million merchants, ranging from students selling their text books to nation-wide retail chains, selling on Amazon’s international marketplaces. Collectively, these merchants are responsible for selling about 1/3rd of all items ordered from Amazon.com world-wide. AmazonServices.com is the destination online for sellers to learn, sign-up and to grow their business with Amazon. The team is looking for passionate, talented, and super-smart software engineers. We’re looking for people who innovate, love solving hard problems, and never take 'no' for an answer. Our engineers are top-notch software developers in the industry, who work hard, have fun, and make history.
- BS degree in Computer Science and 2+ years of industry experience developing large scale distributed software systems

- Proficiency with an OO language (Java or C++) and design patterns
- Experience with RDBMS scaling challenges, data modeling, XML processing, SOAP, REST
- Maniacal customer obsession
- Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project

- Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and designing for performance, scalability, and availability
- Knowledge in SQL, XML, and Web services are a plus
- Experience with Oracle databases and user interface design/development are highly desired
- Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
- Strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive
- Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast-paced environment

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