Software Development Engineer – Wifi

Job Description
Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?

Key Responsibities:

As a Software Development Engineer - Wifi, you will work closely with cross-functional teams to innovate and deliver high-performance, low-power, stable connectivity platform for world class consumer products. You must be responsive, flexible, and able to succeed within an open and collaborative peer environment. In this role, you will:

· Design, develop and enhance Wifi software for Amazon's consumer products;
· Optimize Wifi performance and power consumption for connectivity platforms;
· Engage with vendors to integrate Wifi chipset solutions;
· Collaborate with other software teams to design and deliver unique customer features on top of Wifi for Amazon products;
· Provide Amazon Customer Support technical assistance to trouble shoot customer issues;

Basic Qualifications
· 5+ years of experience in software development
· Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related discipline Expert C/C++ developer with strong problem-solving skills
· 3+ years of experience with Android and Linux development on kernel, device drivers, and frameworks
· 3+ years of experience with developing, optimizing and maintaining embedded systems
· 3+ years of hands-on experience in delivering Wifi based products
· 3+ years of experience and knowledge on IEEE802.11/Wifi protocols such as Wifi Direct, WMM, WPA, 802.11n/ac, and etc.
· 3+ years of expereince in Wifi development and debugging tools such as protocol analyzer

Preferred Qualifications
· Have prior experience with Wifi solutions from one or more major Wifi chipset vendors
· Strong knowledge of TCP/IP internals and common network protocols such as DHCP, DNS, HTTP, and etc.
· Knowledge with Bluetooth Classic and Bluetooth Low Energy protocols
· Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related discipline
· Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Lab126 is part of the Amazon.com, Inc. group of companies and is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.


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