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Sr. Software Development Engineer

Virtual Location - Massachuset, MA
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Job summary
The Amazon Devices team designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics, including the best-selling Kindle family of products. We have also produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Dash, and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?
Along with leading in web services and e-commerce, Amazon.com is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics including our best-selling e-readers and tablets, and Fire TV.
Fire TV client software and services technologies are enjoyed by millions of customers the world over. You will drive key engineering and business decisions that impact Amazon€™s long-term vision, including innovation in the delivery and consumption of media and entertainment. We leverage cutting edge technology in client-app frameworks, big data, machine learning, optimization techniques and high availability services. Here on the Fire TV team, we are dedicated to creating the most engaging entertainment platform for the whole family, worldwide. In this role you will:
€¢ Lead the design of new features and initiatives across the organization.
€¢ Investigate, prototype, and deliver new and innovative software applications.
€¢ Deliver high quality software through working in a dynamic, team-focused Agile/Scrum environment.
We are looking for passionate, hard-working, and talented software engineers who have experience building innovative, mission critical, high volume applications that customers love. You will have an enormous opportunity to make a large impact on the design, architecture, and implementation of cutting edge products used every day, by people you know. This is a high visibility team where you will get a chance to make a positive impact on customer experience.


  • 4+ years of professional software development experience
  • 3+ years of programming experience with at least one software programming language
  • 2+ years of experience contributing to the system design or architecture (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
  • Experience as a mentor, tech lead OR leading an engineering team

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent
7+ years of software development experience
Experience in data driven and metrics driven release processes
Experience with API design and architecture
Experience with Application Development
Experience developing cross platform software
Experience with C C++, C#, Java and Python
Experience with Big-data and Machine Learning technologies
Experience building cloud architecture, and scalable systems
Hands-on experience with Android or Linux
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Hands-on experience managing multi-team initiatives and deliverables
Knowledge of large-scale distributed systems and client-server architectures.


Masters or PhD in Computer Science
10+ years of relevant software development and engineering management experience
Experience shipping one or more consumer- or developer-focused devices
Background in data modelling, real-time distributed systems or high performance software systems.
Knowledge of full life-cycle software engineering practices including coding standards, testing, source control management, and operations
Demonstrated ability to take a project or significant feature from

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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