Do you want to help fellow developers (App developers) to innovate and serve millions of customers ? Do you enjoy working on SDKs, tools, scalable services and learning systems ? We welcome you to come and innovate with Amazon Appstore Developer Experience and Selection team !
The DevExp and Selection team develops products, services, SDKs, tools for third party mobile app developers to manage their apps on Amazon Appstore as well as build systems to curate catalog of hundreds of thousands of mobile apps to enable them on FTV and Fire Tablet store.
As a Developer, you will:
Â· Help drive the architecture and technology choices that enable a world-class experience for our developers
Â· Utilize various metrics sources to deliver rapid iterations of software features
Â· Solve difficult problems with elegant and practical code
Â· Raise the bar on quality, consistency, maintainability, efficiency, security and all the other things that make great software
Â· Be responsible for designing, developing and deploying medium to large sized projects
Â· Help define engineering best practices and provide technical mentorship to other members of the engineering team
Â· Be a champion for the user: Insist on the highest standards, create functional and engaging features, and ensure their needs always come first.
Â· Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or related field.
Â· 5+ years relevant work experience in software development
Â· Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving and complexity analysis
Â· Proficiency in at least one modern programming language such as Java, C++, Python or C#
Â· Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Â· Excellent problem solving skills and object oriented design skills.
Â· 2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems.
Â· Experience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
Â· 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
Â· Experience with distributed computing and enterprise-wide systems
Â· Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy
Â· Experience mentoring junior software engineers to improve their skills, and make them more effective, product software engineers
Â· Experience influencing software engineers best practices within your team
Â· Hands-on expertise in many disparate technologies, typically ranging from front-end user interfaces through to back-end systems and all points in between
Â· Experience designing and implementing, high volume, web-facing services
Â· Experience with the AWS suite of cloud development tools (EC2, DynamoDB, etc.)