Amazon Corporate LLC Software Development Engineer in Seattle, Washington

Software Development Engineer Location: US-WA-Seattle Job ID: 724088 Company: : Amazon.com Services, Inc. Position Category: Software Development Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job DescriptionAt the core of Amazon's e-commerce business is the Offer and Remote Catalog Services (ORCS) team. We are the authority for product information and critical purchasing data, such as inventory and price. Offer and Remote Catalog Services (ORCS) serve billions of requests per day from hundreds of internal clients to power Amazon websites and other customer interfaces, such as Kindle and Amazon Alexa. Our team owns bleeding edge, large scale, cloud software running in a distributed, high performance, high availability, NoSQL data storage system, with an inbuilt micro-service computing environment that calculates and vends data on the order of milliseconds. The ORCS team is a customer-focused, agile, fast-moving team driving the future of this central piece of Amazon's shopping experience. We are looking for an experienced Software Development Engineer (SDE) to shape that future. In this role, you will participate in all parts of the software development process, from collaborating on design to executing that design in a secure, reliable and scalable way. You will have the opportunity to solve hard computer science problems and help the business every day. Successful candidates are passionate about translating business goals into high-quality, extensible and maintainable software solutions. You are passionate about taking initiative, improving customers' every-day lives, and being a part of high-performing teams. You use excellent development practices, like continuous deployment, to solve technical challenges in system design, distributed computing, algorithms, customer facing web-applications and back-end web services. Basic Qualifications Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related field. Equivalent experience to a Bachelor's degree based on 3 years of work experience for every 1 year of education. 2+ years professional experience in software development. Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis. Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as Java, C/C++, or C#. Preferred Qualifications Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations. Experience with distributed computing and enterprise-wide systems. Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy. Experience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers. Experience mentoring junior software engineers to improve their skills, and make them more effective, product software engineers. Experience influencing software engineer best practices within your team. Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation