Amazon.com Software Development Engineer in Seattle, Washington
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the largest public cloud provider and also the fastest growing. QuickSight is a fast business analytics service to build visualizations, perform ad-hoc analysis, and quickly get business insights from data. The service was launched last year and picking up velocity. The service is geared to build disruptive technology in the big data analysis and visualization space.
The Team: We're an agile, passionate independent team working to building the service to scale and provide highly performant solution to analyze and visualize data. We need developers who are capable of breaking down and solving complex problems.
Developers 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. Join a team of super smart, passionate developers who think big and have fun.
BS degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or related field
5+ years professional experience in commercial/large scale system software development and delivery
Proven problem solving skills and programming (in Ruby, Java, Python and/or C++), preferably on Linux
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
Experience building complex software systems that are successfully delivered to customers
Deep hands-on technical expertise in: large scale systems engineering; building and operating complex distributed systems
Obsession with quality and customer experience
Master’s/PhD in Computer Science, Math or related field
Good understanding of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and project planning/execution skills including estimating and scheduling.
Experience building large scale web applications
Familiarity with WebGL, SVG, Canvas API is a plus.
Experience with Machine Learning, data mining, and/or statistical analysis tools such as R is a plus
AMZR Req ID: 553948
External Company URL: www.amazon.com