Software Development Engineer

Less than 5 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/17/18
San Francisco, CA
Less than 5 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/17/18

DESCRIPTION

Amazon Music

Imagine being a part of an agile team where your ideas have the potential to reach millions. Picture working on cutting-edge consumer-facing products, where every single team member is a critical voice in the decision-making process.

Envision being able to leverage the resources of a Fortune-500 company within the atmosphere of a start-up. Welcome to Amazon Music, where ideas are born and come to life as Amazon Music Unlimited, Prime Music, and so much more.

Everyone on our team has a meaningful impact on product features, new directions in music streaming, and customer engagement. We are looking for new team members across a variety of job functions including software engineering/development, marketing, design, ops and more. Come join us as we make history by launching exciting new projects in the coming year.

Our team is focused on building a personalized, curated, and seamless music experience. We want to help our customers discover up-and-coming artists, while also having access to their favorite established musicians.

We build systems that are distributed on a large scale, spanning our music apps, web player, and voice-forward audio engagement on mobile and Amazon Echo devices, powered by Alexa to support our customer base. Amazon Music offerings are available in countries around the world, and our applications support our mission of delivering music to customers in new and exciting ways that enhance their day-to-day lives.

Come innovate with the Amazon Music team!

Amazon Music is looking for a talented software developer to join us in revolutionizing the digital music customer experience. Our team develops, owns and operates the music services supporting Prime Music and Amazon Music applications.
· You will be responsible for building and maintaining the technology that offers digital music to millions of customers worldwide
· You will be developing highly available and scalable services on top of Amazon's world-class service-oriented infrastructure.
· You will collaborate with other talented software engineers at the Amazon Music, as well as other Amazon employees around the globe

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
· 3+ years of development experience
· 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 Java, C++, or C#

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· A good engineer will demonstrate that they can proactively and continually improve their level of knowledge about Amazon’s business and relevant technologies, and use this knowledge to deliver high quality, accurate software deliverables.
· Clear, professional communication skills able to contribute to team discussions, knowing when to contribute, when to listen, and when to ask questions.
· Experience developing in a Linux environment
· Experience in building services for consumer applications

Job ID: 656732

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