Software Development Engineer

New York
Apr 23, 2013
May 23, 2013
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Full Time
Amazon's Display Ads team is looking for exceptional software engineers to help create and support Amazon's new display advertising ad units on and off of Amazon.

The Display Ads program is a valuable and growing team at Amazon that provides advertiser an opportunity to take advantage of the scale of Amazon to achieve their campaign objectives. We are looking for a self-directed engineer with experience in a mix of front-end and back-end to join efforts to improve the performance of our key ad placements to maximize advertiser return on investment. This involves deep understanding of the architecture and technologies and the employment of cutting edge techniques. The ideal candidate will be excited about advertising and scale and ready to invent.

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Math or related field
  • 1-2 years professional experience in software development
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithms, complexity analysis, problem solving, and object-oriented design
  • Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as C, C++, C#, Java, or Perl
  • Superior expertise in JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3

  • Experience building software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
  • 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
  • Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project
  • Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs
  • Experience with online advertising technologies and infrastructures

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