Amazon.com Software Development Engineer - Amazon Echo in Seattle, Washington

SDEs/SDETs 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/SDET 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; Amazon Web Services, ecommerce Services, Kindle, Marketplace, Operations, Platform Technologies and Retail.

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering or related technical discipline

  • Strong, object-oriented design and coding skills (C/C++ and/or Java preferably on a UNIX or Linux platform)

  • Knowledge of Perl or other scripting languages a plus

  • Experience with distributed (multi-tiered) systems, algorithms, and relational databases

  • Experience in optimization mathematics (linear programming, nonlinear optimization)

  • Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions

  • Deal well with ambiguous/undefined problems; ability to think abstractly

  • Previous technical internship(s) preferred

  • Graduate degree a plus

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation

AMZR Req ID: 579585

External Company URL: www.amazon.com