Software Development Engineer

Amazon.com Services, Inc.
 Seattle, WA

Desciption

Job summary

Come build the future of entertainment with us! Are you interested in shaping the future of movies and television? Do you want to define the next generation of how and what Amazon customers are watching?

Prime Video is a premium streaming service that offers customers a vast collection of TV shows and movies - all with the ease of finding what they love to watch in one place. We offer customers thousands of popular movies and TV shows from Originals and Exclusive content to exciting live sports events. We also offer our members the opportunity to subscribe to add-on channels which they can cancel at any time and to rent or buy new release movies and TV box sets on the Prime Video Store. Prime Video is a fast-paced, growth business - available in over 240 countries and territories worldwide. The team works in a dynamic environment where innovating on behalf of our customers is at the heart of everything we do. If this sounds exciting to you, please read on.

Key job responsibilities

A successful Software Development Engineer will have a broad array of experiences, exceptional design skills, an excellent ability to solve problems, good communication skills and a desire to be a key technical contributor. The software you will be responsible for will require a breadth of technical development knowledge (i.e. Android and iOS application development, Developing in Cloud). Daily work will involve interacting with engineers, stakeholders and managers, working on creative algorithms and building Mobile application infrastructure that are resilient to frequent hardware upgrades.

A day in the life

We relentlessly emphasize quality, and take pride in engineering and operational excellence. We intend to build tools and services that stand the test of time and scale. You will own your work end-to-end, from design, implementation, and automated testing to documentation, deployment and maintenance. Your skill-set will become the leading edge in developer tools, infrastructure and release of Prime video Mobile application, and you will take pride in it.

About the team

Amazon Prime Video Mobile is dedicated to building the best streaming video experience possible for Kindle Tablets, Fire TV, iOS and Android Devices.If you are a developer who gravitates towards complex problems with complete autonomy over design and implementation, and willing to work on mobile apps/client and devices space - this is a perfect role for you.

We provide solutions that simplifies Build, Test and Release process for both iOS and Android applications. Expediting the development process as well while maintaining the quality standard.

Most of our team’s stories are written by the engineers, so you will have a strong voice in identifying, prioritizing, and shaping the work we need to do. You will collaborate with multiple dependent service teams and learn how Prime Video Application operate at scale and collaborate internally to innovate, design and implement. You will continuously learn about Android and iOS Application development process and build software natively in AWS.

Basic Qualifications

  • 1+ years of experience contributing to the system design or architecture (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems.
  • 2+ years of non-internship professional software development experience
  • Programming experience with at least one software programming language.

Preffered Qualifications

· Degree in Computer Science or related field.

· Experience in developing mobile applications on Android/iOS

· Demonstrated ability to work effectively cross-group, and great passion for team collaboration

· Proven ability to work in a fast paced, agile and in an ownership and results oriented culture.

· Experience in building client applications

· Hands-on expertise in many disparate technologies, typically ranging from front-end user interfaces through to back-end systems and all points in between

· Experience in development on cloud based infrastructure

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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