Software Development Engineer

3+ months agoSunnyvale, CA


As a Senior Software Development Engineer, you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive, design, and develop innovative consumer products. You must be responsive, flexible, and able to succeed within a collaborative peer environment. You will need to be able to work efficiently and effectively in a fun, fast-paced, dynamic team environment. As a Software Development Engineer, you will use your passion in coding to stress prototypes and suggest design improvements to deliver superior products.
You should have a combination of solid understanding of the operating system, as well as knowledge of object-oriented design principles. In this role, you will:

• Write sophisticated SW tools and Internal Applications for Echo devices in Python.
• Understand/write C/C++ code in order to effectively work with algorithm engineers
• Unit testing, Integration testing/performance testing of code/software produced
• Documenting the design and Architecture flows and roadmaps.


• 3+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
• 2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
• 4+ years of professional software development experience
• Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or similar technical field, or equivalent software experience
• 7+ years of software code development experience -preferably in Python
• 5+ years of experience in C/C++ development
• 5+ years of experience working in Linux environment
• Experience working on embedded or Android platforms


• Master's degree in Computer Science or related technical field.
• Experience working in a test-driven development environment, and dealing with code refactoring and code bottleneck issues.
• Experience in design and development of the Internal tools, Services and Application distributed systems and architecture. Create the next generation developer infrastructure, focusing on integration and scalability.
• Experience in Python, Bash/Shell, C/C++
• Experience in building Unit testing/Integration components, Ability to programmatically test the product, develop/improve existing tools and frameworks, drive testability and diagnostic ability into the product, while promoting best practices
• Experience with open-source tools
• AWS/Cloud Services experience is a plus.
• Experience working with consumer products involving multimedia content
• Excellent communication, collaboration, reporting, analytical, and problem solving skill
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Job ID: Amazon-1192729