Amazon Corporate LLC Software Development Engineer in Seattle, Washington

Software Development Engineer Location: US-WA-Seattle Job ID: 729925 Company: : Amazon.com Services, Inc. Position Category: Software Development Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job Description Would you like to be one of the leaders of a team that is solving new business challenges through innovative technology? The Team: Amazon Physical Stores is a brick and mortar store that offers a curated selection of books and an array of Amazon devices. It is a magical experience that combines the best parts of a neighborhood bookstore with Amazon.com's low prices and the expertise of passionate, knowledgeable staff who tailor their approach to the unique needs of each customer. We are getting ready to launch new products that will amaze and define how customers interact with us in a brick and mortar setting. The Role: Everyone on the team needs to be entrepreneurial, wear many hats and cooperate in a highly collaborative environment that's more startup than a big company. As a Software Engineer in Amazon Physical Stores team, you will collaborate with a team of talented engineers to build great infrastructures that are secure, robust and zero touch maintenance. The right candidate must be able to design and implement software based on the vision, anticipate bottlenecks, balance the business needs versus technical constraints. A successful candidate will bring broad technical and deep software expertise and an ability to technically lead a team in a fast moving environment in a large company to own and operate systems with an immense business impact. In this role: You will encounter challenging, novel situations every day and work on them in touch with with multiple technical teams across Amazon in different locations. You'll need to be comfortable with a degree of ambiguity that's higher than most projects and relish the idea of solving problems that, frankly, haven't been taken on at scale before. Along the way, we guarantee that you'll learn a ton, have fun and make a positive impact on millions of people. Basic Qualifications Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, or relevant work experience 6+ years professional software development experience Experience defining system architectures and exploring technical feasibility trade-offs Proficiency in multiple modern programming languages such as C#, Java, JavaScript, C++, or Objective-C Understanding of web services technologies such as SOAP, HTTP, WSDL, XSD, and REST Strong Operating System level fundamentals Preferred Qualifications Master's degree in Engineering Strong sense of ownership, bias for action, urgency, and drive Experience in Agile/SCRUM enterprise-scale software development Passion for building a rich and innovative user experience Excellence in technical communication with peers and non-technical cohorts Exposure to Windows or Linux OS level and in using modern web development technologies and techniques, including HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, etc. Experience using Amazon Web Services (AWS) Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation