Software Development Engineer

Amazon.com Services, Inc.
 Seattle, WA

Desciption

Meet the behind the scenes team that enables our Operations and Human Resource Leaders to make informed decisions. The Amazon PeopleInsight team builds reporting and analytics tools for our teams that fulfill customer promise every day. Whether it is Fulfillment Center team that delivers your Prime order in two days, our Amazon Locker team that lets you pick up your package anytime that is convenient for you, our Prime Now team getting you lunch in under an hour, or one of many more, the PeopleInsight group is there providing people metrics along the employee life-cycle for our global consumer and operations businesses. In addition to standard reporting, we leverage predictive analytics using ML to help our leaders focus their efforts in ways that will engage, retain and grow their associates.

A day in the life

As a Front-End engineer, you will:

· Have significant influence on the design and implementation of new features withspecial emphasis on UX..

· Be involved in every aspect of the process – from idea generation, business analysis and technical design through software development using the latest technologies and design patterns.

· Collaborate with Software Development Engineers, Applied Scientists, Data Engineers, Product Managers, UX Designers to ensure the best experience for our customers.

About the hiring group

The Amazon PeopleInsight team builds reporting and analytics tools for our teams that fulfill customer promise every day. Whether it is Fulfillment Center team that delivers your Prime order in two days, our Amazon Locker team that lets you pick up your package anytime that is convenient for you, our Prime Now team getting you lunch in under an hour, or one of many more, the PeopleInsight group is there providing people metrics along the employee life-cycle for our global operations businesses. In addition to standard reporting, we leverage predictive analytics using ML to help our leaders focus their efforts in ways that will engage, retain and grow their associates.

Job responsibilities

Roles and Responsibilities:

As a senior engineer, you will:

· Actively participate in overall product strategy and UI presentation.

· Be involved in every aspect of the the UI of new features – from idea generation, exploring different design options, and technical design through software development using the latest technologies and design patterns.

· Collaborate with Software Development Engineers, Applied Scientists, Data Engineers, Product Managers, UX Designers to ensure the best experience for our customers.

· Design highly functional and lovable UI. The software must be well tested and high quality.

· The UI must be compliant with accessibility standards set at Amazon.

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.

Basic Qualifications

· Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field

· 3+ years of experience in at least one modern programming languages (Java, Javascript, C/C++/C#, etc) with strong base in object-oriented design and development.

· Proficiency in design and analysis of algorithms and data structures

· Experience with designing, building and deploying scalable; highly available, fault tolerant systems

Preffered Qualifications

· Master’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field

· Experience with AWS infrastructure or similar cloud architectures is highly desired

· Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, unit testing, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations

· Experience with relational and non-relational database systems

· Able to work in a diverse team.

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.

Inclusive Team Culture

Here at Amazon, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have 12 affinity groups (employee resource groups) with more than 87,000 employees across hundreds of chapters around the world. We have innovative benefit offerings, and host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon’s culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 14 Leadership Principles, which reminds team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.

Flexibility

It isn’t about which hours you spend at home or at work; it’s about the flow you establish that brings energy to both parts of your life. We offer flexibility and encourage you to find your own balance between your work and personal lives.

Mentorship & Career Growth

We care about your career growth too. Whether your goals are to explore new technologies, take on bigger opportunities, or get to the next level, we'll help you get there. Our business is growing fast and our people will grow with it.

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