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Software Development Engineer II

Amazon.com
Westborough, MA 01581
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Are you inspired by invention? Is problem solving through teamwork in your DNA? Do you like the idea of seeing how your work impacts the bigger picture? Answer yes to any of these and you€™ll fit right in here at Amazon Robotics. We are a smart team of doers that work passionately to apply cutting edge advances in robotics and software to solve real-world challenges that will transform our customers€™ experiences in ways we can€™t even imagine yet. We invent new improvements every day. We are Amazon Robotics and we will give you the tools and support you need to invent with us in ways that are rewarding, fulfilling and fun.

Amazon Robotics is seeking a talented and motivated Software Engineer to design, develop and test software that controls and optimizes mobile-robotic fulfillment systems used by Amazon.com operations. Amazon Robotics software facilitates user workflows, robotic control and machine to user interfaces, advanced algorithms and mobile technology. Our Software Engineers experiment with disruptive technologies and integrate them within our current software solutions using agile methodologies in a collaborative team environment.

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will:
· Internalize our customer challenges and derive creative solutions which apply new and innovative technology.
· Design and build business critical, highly available software components in a distributed architecture, connecting multi-tenant cloud services, physical servers and hundreds of network-connected PCs in the Fulfillment Center
· Create customer facing applications that innovate on usability and human computer interaction
· Design software with quality, robustness and Amazon-sized scale as top priorities
· Work directly with customers to test software prototypes and incorporate feedback
· Collaborate cross-functionally with Hardware Engineering, Deployment Engineering, and other SW teams for integration and configuration of hardware peripherals and devices that are part of the software solution
· Develop in object-oriented languages with modern AWS technologies such as DynamoDB, S3, SQS, SNS, Athena, internal Amazon development tools and more
· Apply SW best practices including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, agile development, build processes, and testing


BASIC QUALIFICATIONS


· 3+ years of professional software development experience
· 3+ years of experience developing production level software in core Java, C++ or other object-oriented language
· Experience with AWS technologies including IoT, EC2, SQS, SNS, S3, and Lambda
· BS/MS in Computer Science, Math, or other algorithmic-centric discipline or equivalent experience
· Demonstrated ability to design, implement, and test software in a fast-paced environment
· Experience with multithreading and concurrency
· Self-motivated and able to solve problems independently
· Strong communication skills, ability to work well in a team environment
· Excellent written communication skills, with a focus on clarity and translating technically complex issues into simple, easy to understand concepts
· Has a demonstratable leadership skills as a technical developer, designer, or architect, requires minimal supervisions, and can press ahead, even in the face of ambiguity, adversity, or other challenges

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· Master€™s/PhD in Computer Science/Engineering or Math or related field or equivalent industry experience
· 5+ years of hands-on software development experience
· Experience with modern tools and environments (e.g., XML, web services, version control systems, bug/issue tracking tools)
· Experience and knowledge in building software for large scale industrial systems
· Experience in generating automated metrics to measure quality and/or product effectiveness and consistency
· Excellent leadership, teamwork and collaboration skills with a high level of attention to detail
· Results-oriented, high energy, and self-motivated


Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer €“ Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.



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Posted: 2020-09-02 Expires: 2020-11-01

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