Amazon hiring for Software Development Engineer
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Job Role :
Software Development Engineer
Eligibility :
BS/MS Degree
Experience :
2 - 5 Years
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Company Profile:

Amazon is Earth’s most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online, and endeavors to offer its customers the lowest possible prices,” and other sellers offer millions of unique new, refurbished, and used items in categories such as books; movies; music & games; digital downloads; electronics & computers; home & garden; toys; kids & baby; grocery; apparel; shoes & jewelry; health & beauty; sports & outdoor; and tools, auto & industrial.

Job Description:

As an engineer here, you will be part of a team of high performing engineers to build, scale, monitor, and optimize the platforms that processes these business and financial events. You will interface with several teams including Fulfilment Services, Fee,Taxes. Retail Systems, Marketplace Systems, Digital Systems, Amazon Web Services, Financial Systems, Accounting and Operations.
Our mission is to provide a world-class customer experience using scalable and robust software, so the challenges and opportunities span both the business and technical realms.
A successful candidate will be a self-starter and fast learner with an established background in developing high volume and highly available services, strong technical ability, great communication skills, and a motivation to achieve results in a dynamic fast paced environment.

Basic Qualifications:

2-5 years of experience in building successful software systems.
A solid grounding in Computer Science fundamentals (based on a BS or MS in CS or related field).
The ability to take convert raw requirements into good design while exploring technical feasibility tradeoffs.
Good understanding of at least some of the modern programming language (Java) and open-source technologies (Linux, oracle).
Excellence in technical communication.
Has experience in mentoring other software developers.

Preferred Qualifications:

S/MS in Computer Science or equivalent.
Experience developing service oriented architectures and an understanding of design for scalability, performance and reliability.
Demonstrated ability to mentor other software developers to maintain architectural vision and software quality.
Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment.
Expertise in delivering high-quality, innovative application.
Strong desire to build, sense of ownership, urgency, and drive.
Excellent written communication and verbal agility are strong assets.
Prior experience with building and supporting live high-volume transaction processing systems.
Familiarity with RDBMS.
XML, ion and Web Service concepts.
Agile development methodologies.
Familiarity with UNIX or Linux systems.