SDE II - AWS Launch Management


We are looking for a talented software engineer that wants to help shape mobile experiences for our customers. As a Software Development Engineer (SDE) focused on solutions to market and announce AWS service and feature launches, you will have the opportunity to lead the conceptualization, design, build, test and own production applications. You will be part of a team of engineers that will deliver the roadmap for solutions used by the Launch Team and designed for our customers. AWS Launch Marketing owns AWS's launch process and drives campaigns to generate demand and awareness of AWS and accelerate the adoption of AWS's cloud computing solutions.

A successful candidate will bring deep technical expertise and passion for solving challenging problems that benefit customers.

We currently use the following technologies in our products:

  • JavaScript
  • Node.js on the server
  • Angular.js and React on the client
  • Web: HTML5 & CSS3
  • Java

Amazon is a place where builders can build. We are looking for bright, hungry engineers that are passionate about both good code and the customer experience.

We hire innovators and offer them an environment where they can invent new, exciting solutions for our customers. If you are looking for an opportunity to build highly visible and scalable solutions and want the fun and feel of a start-up company, but the solid management and resources of a Fortune 100 company, you have found it!

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or the equivalent in demonstrable work experience or portfolio
  • 5+ years professional software development experience
  • Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as Java, JavaScript, C++, Objective-C, Ruby, or Python
  • Analytical abilities and design skills
  • Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience in mobile development (Android and iOS)
  • Proficiency using modern web development technologies and techniques, including HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, etc.
  • Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project
  • 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 management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs.
  • Proficiency using Angular.js and/or React
  • Passion for building a rich and innovative user experience
  • Demonstrable track record as an owner: someone who can take a concept and make it real.
  • A thirst for knowledge and continuous improvement

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