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Sr. Software Development Engineer, Fire TV

Sr. Software Development Engineer, Fire TV

Job ID 
599261
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
12/1/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
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Job Description

Work on bringing the magic of Alexa to FireTV!


Fire TV client software and services technologies are enjoyed by millions of customers the world over. You will drive key engineering and business decisions that impact Amazon’s long-term vision, which includes rapid expansion into new product categories and innovation in the delivery and consumption of media and entertainment. We leverage cutting edge technology in client-app frameworks, big data, machine learning, optimization techniques and high availability services. Here on the Fire TV team, we are dedicated to creating the most engaging entertainment platform for the whole family, worldwide. Be part of a fast-paced, agile and innovative team who is bringing new VUI and GUI experiences to devices in a startup like environment.

We are looking for passionate, hard-working, and talented software engineers who have experience building innovative, mission critical, high volume applications that customers love. You will have an enormous opportunity to make a large impact on the design, architecture, and implementation of cutting edge products used every day, by people you know. This is a high visibility team where you will get a chance to make a positive impact on every aspect of customer experience.




Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 7+ years professional experience in software development
  • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design
  • Computer Science fundamentals in data structures
  • Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • Experience in, at least, one modern programming language such as Java, C, C++ or Perl

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
  • Knowledge of professional 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
  • Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project
  • Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs.

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