Application Engineer

3+ months agoSeattle, WA


Do you have deep knowledge of PeopleSoft development tools and HCM functionality? Do you have diverse technical skills and are passionate about using them to improve global business processes used by hundreds of thousands of people?

Amazon People Engine team owns the projects which support HR business initiatives to continuously improve the user experience of Amazonians throughout the world. We do this by implementing new modules and improving existing processes.

A successful candidate possesses deep knowledge of and experience with PeopleTools and has the ability to learn and adapt to technologies such as Java and AWS technologies like S3, SNS, SQS, SWF, RDS, Redshift, DynamoDB, and Elasticache. Working as a PeopleSoft Application Engineer at Amazon, you will combine innovation with industry best practices to architect and build quality and scalable solutions to solve complex business problems.


• 5+ years professional experience in software development
• 5+ years professional experience using PeopleTools
• Knowledge of PeopleSoft HCM core HR functionality
• Ability to learn and adopt new technologies
• Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, growing and changing environment
• Verbal and written proficiency in the English language
• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, related technical field or the equivalent experience
Expertise in the following technologies:
• Application Designer
• PeopleCode
• Component Interface
• Application Packages
• Application Engine
• Integration Broker


• Graduate degree in Software Engineering, Information Systems or related field
• Verbal and written proficiency in one or more of the following languages: German, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, Spanish, French, Italian
Expertise in 2 or more of the following technologies:
• Java, C, C++, Python, Ruby
• S3, SNS, SQS
• Portal Technologies
• Linux
• RESTful web services
Recent experience working with 2 or more of the following PeopleSoft HCM modules:
• North American Payroll
• Global Payroll
• Base Benefits
• Employee Self-Service
• Manager Self-Service

Job ID: Amazon-1475279