Software Development Engineer

3+ months agoIrvine, CA


Are you passionate about developing voice driven customer experiences on phones and Echo devices?

Voice-driven AI experiences are finally becoming a reality and Amazon's Alexa service and Echo devices are at the forefront of this latest technology wave. Our team integrates Alexa with app experience to bring richness, fun, and utility to our customer experiences. We're looking for entrepreneurs who are passionate about innovating on behalf of our customers, demonstrate a high degree of product ownership, and want to have fun while they make history.

Our engineers are top-notch software developers who love listening to the customers, working as a team, and proactively taking the lead whenever necessary. The successful candidate will be responsible for creating and delivering software solutions that has the potential to impact hundreds of millions customers around the world.
In this role, you will have an opportunity to own design and development of key parts of applications. You will have influence on system design and help build a team culture around practices that are critical to a quality product.
Responsibilities include:
• Design and develop based services, Alexa Skills, and integrate them with existing or new app experiences.
• Investigate, prototype, and deliver innovative software applications.
• Deliver high quality software through working in a dynamic, team-focused Agile/Scrum environment.


• 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.
• Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related field.
• 5+ years of engineering experience.
• Engineering process experience, with an understanding of Life Cycle (SDLC) principles.


• Experience developing production-quality consumer applications.
• Masters Degree preferred.
• User interface experience.
• Superior design and architecture knowledge, as well as familiarity with design patterns.
• 5+ years of applications (preferably using or ).
• Robust project planning/execution skills including estimating, scheduling, and executing on committed schedules.
• Excellent judgment, organizational, and problem solving skills.
By submitting your application here, you can apply once to be considered for multiple Software 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.

Job ID: Amazon-1472421