Software Development Engineer

Amazon.com Services, Inc.
 Santa Clara, CA

Desciption

Job summary

We are a passionate team working to build a best-in-class healthcare product designed to make high-quality healthcare easy to access. We are looking for a Software Development Engineer who can build new engineering solutions with a motivated team that will delight our customers. The problem space is well-defined but the solution space is not and strong technical acumen and ability to spot problems at architecture stage would be important. This role requires deep technical expertise, and gives you the opportunity to engineer systems and build reliable and secure services for healthcare. You have an eye towards quality, and insist on the highest standards. You are motivated to tackle ambiguous situations with technologies to rapidly solve problems. You are a team player, contribute to the execution of team objectives, and leverage technical knowledge and engineering best practices to rapidly deliver solutions that have a broad business impact.

About the team

Amazon’s mission is to make it dramatically easier for customers to access the healthcare products and services they need to get and stay healthy. Towards this mission, we (Health Storefront and Shared Tech) are building the technology, products and services, that help customers find, buy, and engage with the healthcare solutions they need.

Basic Qualifications

  • Programming experience with at least one software programming language.
  • 1+ years of experience in software development

Preffered Qualifications

.Experience building complex software systems successfully delivered to customers

.Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices for the full software development lifecycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations

.Write high quality code that is robust and easy to maintain

.Understanding of system performance and scaling

.Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project

.Possess good communication skills, sharp analytical abilities, and proven design skills

.Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features and technical designs

.Experience debugging, diagnosing, and trouble-shooting complex, production software is a plus

.Experience writing multi-threaded programs requiring concurrency and synchronization primitives is a plus

.Experience delivering and operating large scale, highly available distributed systems is a plus

.Masters or PhD in computer science preferred

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

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