Amazon

Software Development Engineer

3+ months agoDenver, CO

CO Salary Range: USD 120,700.00 - 160,000.00 per year

DESCRIPTION

The Amazon Installments team, as part of the WaysToPay group, lowers the barrier to enjoying Amazon products (Devices and Retail) by offering customers convenient payment plans that improve personal cash flow without requiring any finance charges, interest, hidden fees, credit checks, or credit applications. The WaysToPay group is chartered with building platforms and programs globally that help customers discover and purchase Amazon Devices and Accessories. These include Echo, Kindle, FireTV, and Fire tablets. WayToPay is a cross-platform group that builds experiences online through mobile and desktop. We automate activities throughout the product lifecycle, so fewer resources are needed to launch and support the growing Amazon Devices business. Want customer visibility? The Amazon Installments financing option is live in 8 countries (US, CA, JP, UK, DE, IT, FR, ES) and over 500K items. Looking for visibility within Amazon? The Amazon Installments team is a $1 billion+ business on its own. Our stakeholders include the Product and Marketing teams for all of the device categories, international markets, and Site Merchandisers.

We are looking for an experienced, results-oriented Software Development Engineer capable of building a world class customer experience on the Amazon retail website. We own highly scalable and robust platforms to provide the best customer experience possible for buying Amazon devices and accessories. These solutions cover a broad range of functional/technical areas and change the way customers find and pay for Amazon's flagship products.

You will be responsible for building the best customer experience, keeping latency, security, and usability in mind. You will interact with Product Managers and Designers and convert their vision into a technical solution. You will collaborate with other Software Engineers and guide the team on web/mobile development best practices and set examples by using them in solutions that you build.

This position requires in-depth knowledge of design and development of web/mobile user interfaces and interactive applications. You should have experience with agile methodologies, working experience with at least one high level or scripting language, and experience building scalable and robust user interfaces. Experience with modern JavaScript frameworks (like angular, react, backbone, and node.js) would be a plus. You will own the end-to-end design of major deliverables, working closely with a team of SDEs and Front End Engineers to execute them. This is a high visibility and fast-paced environment where you will make a direct impact on the customer experience and the bottom line of the company.

This position is hire-able in Seattle, Denver, Nashville and Arlington/DC.

For Colorado-based jobs: The pay range for this position in Colorado is $120.7k to $160k/yr; however, base pay may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. A sign-on bonus and restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. For more information regarding Amazon benefits, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/benefits. Applicants should apply via Amazon's internal or external careers site.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• 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.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Aware of but not reliant on Object Oriented JavaScript frameworks (angular, react, backbone etc.)
• Experience with service-oriented architecture and web application/services development
• Familiarity with scripting languages (e.g. PHP, Ruby, Perl)
• Passion for performance debugging and benchmarking
• Ability to clearly and concisely communicate with technical and non-technical stakeholders across all levels of the organization

For Colorado-based jobs: The pay range for this position in Colorado is $120.7k to $160k/yr; however, base pay may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. A sign-on bonus and restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. For more information regarding Amazon benefits, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/benefits. Applicants should apply via Amazon's internal or external careers site.

By submitting your application here, you can apply once to be considered for multiple Software Engineer openings across various Amazon teams. If you are successful in passing through the initial application review and assessment, you will be asked to submit your career and personal preferences so that our dedicated recruiters can match you to the right role based on these preferences.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us

Job ID: Amazon-1468559