Software Development Engineer

3 weeks agoIrvine, CA


Do you want to own cutting-edge technology, solve new problems that didn't exist before, and have the ability to see the impact of your successes?

Our organization is responsible for transforming the online grocery delivery and pickup experience for Amazon. Our vision is to make Amazon the primary destination to fulfill customer's food shopping needs. We are a team of passionate tech builders who work endlessly to make life better for our customers through amazing, thoughtful, and creative new grocery shopping experiences.

We're looking for talented, hands-on SDEs with mobile experience who enjoy working on complex programs including high scale services to spearhead Amazon's investment in the online grocery delivery and pickup business. You'll need to tackle problems that span a variety of domains.

At Amazon an SDE can expect to design flexible and scalable solutions, and work on some of the most complex challenges in large-scale computing by utilizing your skills in data structures, algorithms, and object oriented programming.


  • 2+ years of non-internship professional software development experience
  • Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
  • 1+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering or related technical discipline
  • 3+ years of experience as a key member of an engineering team participating in the complete product development lifecycle of successfully launched applications.
  • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies quickly
  • Experience releasing highly scalable products
  • Experience implementing and consuming large scale web services
  • Working knowledge of service-oriented patterns
  • Experience with critical, 24x7 systems
  • Experience with high throughput, multi-threaded systems
  • Fluency in more than one programming language (e.g. Java, C++, Go, Kotlin, Clojure, Scala, Ruby, Python, Perl)
  • Knowledge of functional architecture a plus
  • Experience with AWS services highly desirable
  • Computer Science fundamentals in system design, data structures and algorithm design, and complexity analysis
  • Experience releasing highly scalable products
  • Experience implementing and consuming large scale web services
  • Working knowledge of service-oriented patterns
  • Demonstrated experience and passion for delivering exceptional User Experience
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Client-provided location(s): Irvine, CA, USA
Job ID: Amazon-1496620

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