Software Development Engineer, Amazon Video
- Beijing, China
Amazon Video is seeking a Software Development Engineer (SDE) to join the Partner Engineering Team and work with the A-list of home entertainment manufacturers to bring Amazon Video (AV) to the latest and greatest home entertainment devices. If you like getting your hands dirty, working with cutting edge entertainment hardware, and shipping product, then this is the place to be. The team has already launched AV on a range of living room devices from Sony, Samsung, LG and Hisense amongst others. As consumer equipment manufacturers continue to innovate with the launch of 4K, HDR, curved screens, wand controllers and virtual reality, so we will work with them to integrate, innovate and deliver a fantastic AV experience for our customers.
As a Software Development Engineer in the Amazon Video Partner Engineering Team, you will be responsible for working directly with the engineering teams of top home entertainment vendors from around the world to bring Amazon Video to their range of TVs, Blu-rays, and other big screen devices. This role requires very strong troubleshooting and debugging skills in non-traditional environments. You must enjoy getting yours hands dirty and working through complex software integration issues.
The Software Development Engineer will be part of a software development team integrating & testing client applications for the distribution of Amazon Video on big-screen devices. They will work to deliver a superlative and immersive experience to Amazon Video customers on a growing range of devices. The SDE will innovate, automate and trouble-shoot device integrations.
A successful candidate will have an established background in developing customer-facing experiences, a strong technical ability, excellent organizational skills, great communication skills, a motivation to achieve results in a fast-paced environment, high creativity, great analytical reasoning skills, and, of course, a passion for TV and film.
• Bachelor degree or above in Computer Science or related.
• 3+ years of Linux development experience.
• Skilled with algorithms, data struct, operating system and other basic programming knowledge.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills in Chinese and English.
• Experience with object-oriented design
• Experienced with embedded systems/TV/set top box/ development.
• Experienced with multimedia development.
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