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Software Development Engineer, Alexa Media, Music

Bangalore, Virtual
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Job summary
The Alexa devices group delivers delightfully unique Amazon experience, giving customers instant access to everything, digital or physical.
This role provides flexible remote work arrangements. You will be able to share the location preferences during the hiring process.

Key job responsibilities
Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV, and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?

Work hard. Have fun. Make history.

The Role:
We are looking for a passionate, hard-working and talented Software Development Engineer for the Amazon Echo team who has experience building innovative, mission critical software features. You will have an enormous opportunity to make a large impact on the design, architecture, and development of consumer products. In this role, you will: - Be responsible for the development and maintenance of key features for Amazon Echo

  • Work with other team members to investigate design approaches, prototype new technology and evaluate technical feasibility
  • Assist with Architecture and Design of new and current systems
  • Work in an Agile/Scrum environment to deliver high quality software

A day in the life
If you enjoy working with the latest in media technologies and solving problems in that space this position will be just what you are looking for.

About the team
We have an amazing group of innovative, curious and passionate engineers who work on bringing streaming audio and video experiences to the Echo devices.


  • 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.

  • Bachelor€™s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field
  • 3+ years of experience in software development preferably in C/C++ (or Java)
  • 3+ years of experience writing unit tests to deliver software that scales


  • Master€™s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field
  • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • A proven track record of seeking out and resolving system performance issues involving memory, disk, and CPU
  • Experience working with media streaming frameworks and media formats
  • Experience with embedded Linux devices
  • Excellence in technical communication with peers, partners, and non-technical cohorts
  • Experience building complex, multi-threaded system software that has been successfully delivered

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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Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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