Software Development Engineer

Short Description

Amazon is seeking for Software Development Engineer who has 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.

Job Description

Basic Qualification:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field, or 3+ years of relevant work experience.
  • 3-8 years of professional experience in software development.
  • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design.
  • Computer Science fundamentals in data structures.
  • Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, problem-solving, and complexity analysis.
  • Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as C, C++, C#, Java, or PERL.

Roles And Responsibilities:
  • Experience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers.
  • 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 in communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy.
  • Experience mentoring junior software engineers to improve their skills, and make them more effective, product software engineers.
  • Hands-on expertise in many disparate technologies, typically ranging from machine learning, large-scale data platforms, service-oriented architecture, distributed systems design, Android platform, front-end user interfaces, databases etc.

Preferred Qualification:
  • Bachelor/Masters degree or Bachelors degree with equivalent experience.
  • Knowledge of NLU, working understanding sentence segmentation/tokenization, POS tagging, multi-locale support etc.


Software Development Engineer
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Amazon.com, Inc. is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company that was founded on July 5, 1994 by Jeff Bezos and is based in Seattle, Washington. The tech giant is the largest Internet-based retailer in the world by total sales and market capitalization. Amazon.com started as an online bookstore and later diversified to sell DVDs, Blu-rays, CDs, video downloads/streaming, MP3 downloads/streaming, audiobook downloads/streaming, software, video games, electronics, apparel, furniture, food, toys, and jewelry. The company also produces consumer electronics notably, Kindle e-readers, Fire tablets, Fire TV, and Echo and is the world's largest provider of cloud infrastructure services (IaaS and PaaS). Amazon also sells certain low-end products like USB cables under its in-house brand AmazonBasics.