Software Development Engineer

Apr 03, 2013
May 03, 2013
Full Time
Amazon is coming to Philadelphiato hire Software Engineers to work in Seattle, Washington! We will interview candidates in Philly on May, 13-15. Candidates who receive offers will get full relocation to Seattle to work at Amazon.

Software Development Engineers at Amazon work on real world problems on a global scale, own their systems end to end and influence the direction of our technology that impacts hundreds of millions customers around the world. At Amazon an SDE's can expect to design flexible and 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;

  • Bachelors/Masters in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • 5+ years experience in building scalable, highly performant, ecommerce systems.
  • Candidates must be self-directed, demonstrate leadership potential and be team players.
  • Strengths in coding, data structures, algorithms, Object Oriented design and designing for performance, scalability, availability, and internet and OS security fundamentals.
  • Extensive experience with Java/C++ and web technologies (i.e. AJAX, DHTML, Javascript, CSS and web services).
  • Be able to thrive in a fast paced, high energy and fun work environment where we're agile (i.e. Scrum) and deliver value incrementally and frequently
  • Experience with building scalable distributed systems and highly performant web services.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Graduate degree a plus