Software Development Engineer

1 month agoNew York, NY


Are you interested in building high-performance, globally scalable Financial systems that support Amazon's current and future growth? Are you seeking an environment where you can drive innovation? Does the prospect of working with top engineering talent get you charged up? If so, Amazon Finance Technology (FinTech) is for you!

Amazon FinTech is looking for a Software Development Engineer to develop next generation software applications that have wide impact across the company. If you are passionate about building on AWS and of using modern techniques such as serverless application development, large scale event and data processing and want to develop your career in an environment that encourages creative thinking and speed, this is the team for you.

A successful Software Development Engineer will have a broad array of experiences, exceptional design skills, an excellent ability to solve problems, good communication skills and a desire to be a key technical contributor. As a Software Development Engineer in this team, you will own the design, development, documentation, delivery and support of features in your team.

You will:

  • Design, implement, test, deploy and maintain innovative software solutions.
  • Use software engineering best practices to ensure a high standard of quality for you and your team's deliverables.
  • Work in an agile environment focused on the most important deliverable for our customers.


  • Experience with object-oriented design
  • 2+ years of professional non-internship experience with front end, web or mobile software development using JavaScript, HTML and CSS


  • Bachelors (BS/BE) or Master's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 6+ years of experience in Software Development and full product life-cycles
  • Practical knowledge of data structures and complex algorithms with equivalent development skills to match
  • Proficiency with at least one of the Perl/Python/Ruby/Shell Script languages
  • Experience with design and development of applications on AWS.
  • Strong knowledge of Java or Python.
  • Experience with full stack application development.
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Self-directed and capable of quickly shipping code in a dynamic environment
  • Experience building software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
  • Knowledge of software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
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.

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Client-provided location(s): New York, NY, USA
Job ID: Amazon-1547536

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