Software Development Engineer (remote available)

2 days agoSeattle, WA


Do you enjoy big data, machine learning, economics, data visualization, and like to work on cutting edge technologies? Do you want to pioneer new tools and solutions in Amazon's retail business? Are you interested in a leadership position on a dynamic team that is enabling Amazon to delight customers with in-person shopping experiences?

We are responsible for building the core intelligence, insights, and algorithms that support work related to Amazon's physical stores. We are tackling cutting-edge, complex problems by bringing together numerous data assets from disparate sources, and using best-in-class modeling solutions to extract the most information out of them. Our team is constantly inventing on behalf of customers and the ideal candidate will be customer obsessed.

A successful candidate will have a passion for innovation, interest in cutting-edge technology, and excitement about working in a high-impact domain, proven ability to deal with ambiguity to highest quality deliverables, and will:

  • Be a technical leader for the team.
  • Design complex and large scales systems while resolving ambiguities
  • Build large scale software with high quality code and aspects of ML
  • Bring perspective and provide context for current technology choices and guide for future technology choices.
  • Mentor younger engineers in the team
  • Contribute to the professional development of team and colleagues, improving their technical knowledge and the engineering practices on the team.
Position is located in Seattle, WA or fully remote for SDE II (Level 5 and above).


  • 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


  • Experience in an Agile/Scrum environment to deliver high quality software against aggressive schedules
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related fields
  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related fields
  • Experience in developing backend services using AWS technologies
  • Experience in rapid prototyping and other fast iteration methods for product development
  • Experience in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
  • Knowledge of full software development life cycle
  • Knowledge of Machine learning and data analytics
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): Seattle, WA, USA
Job ID: Amazon-1498134

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