Software Development Engineer

Sep 06, 2012
Oct 06, 2012
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Full Time
The Amazon Media team is seeking exceptional software engineers, who take great pride in both the technical and business contribution of their work. You will help build a unique site experience for students on the website by working with personalization, crowd sourcing and social media technologies while working closely with other software engineers, QA and Support groups as well as with our business team.

Amazon Student is a membership program that offers FREE Two-Day Shipping on millions of eligible items and exclusive promotions to college students. If you want to work on one of Amazon's largest membership programs and are passionate about writing code that impacts millions of people every day, then the Amazon Student team is interested in hearing from you.

Basic Qualifications
* Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related field with 3+ years relevant work experience
* Experience in design and coding in OO languages like Java or C++
* Familiarity with scripting languages and an understanding of SQL

Preferred Qualifications
* Masters degree in Computer Science or Math or related field with 4+ years of relevant work experience
* Experience building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
* Proficiency with HTTP Protocol, REST, XML, J2EE, JavaScript, and AJAX
* Be highly innovative, flexible and self-directed