Sr. Software Development Engineer

1 month agoSeattle, WA


The Device and Rights Management Platform team is hiring a Sr. Software Development Engineer. The team is responsible for the backend web services, mobile & IoT SDKs, and tools to support Amazon's device portfolio. This includes device management, device content ownership management, device sync management to name a few. Our services are utilized by all Amazon devices such as the Amazon Echo, Fire tablet, Fire TV, Dash Button, Kindle, and more. Our mission is to build a best-in-class services foundation to enable Amazon to scale and be a world-class consumer electronics company.

As a Software Development Engineer you will be responsible for:

• Working across a broad set of technologies from web services, to mobile app development, to embedded/IoT platforms
• Design & development of complex software solutions
• Partnering with engineering, product, and business stakeholders across the company to define our engineering strategy and push projects forward
• Establish technical standards across the organization to improve engineering excellence
• Consulting with engineers from across the organization on architecture & design of new systems to solving some of our hardest engineering problems


• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
• 7+ years of professional software development experience
• Experience building web services, distributed systems, and service oriented architecture
• Experience with mobile application software development
• Experience with networking protocols, wireless networking, and operating systems development
• Object-oriented design & programming experience in languages such as Java, C++, or C#
• Experience with the full software development lifecycle for a large-scale software product


• Master's degree or PhD in Computer Science or related field
• Strong written communication skills
• Experience developing software in a UNIX/Linux environment

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age

Job ID: Amazon-944361