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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

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A2Z Development Center, Inc.
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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, 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?

The Role:

We are a smart team of doers that work passionately to apply cutting-edge advances in robotics and software to solve real-world challenges that will transform our customers’ experiences in ways we can’t even imagine yet. We are looking for an intrepid problem-solver to dive into an ambiguous problem space and design and deliver innovative software solutions, and to collaborate with cross-functional engineering teams, including Amazon Robotics, to put the concepts you develop into production.

The ideal candidate is clearly passionate about new opportunities and has a demonstrable track record of success in delivering new features and products. A commitment to team work, hustle, and strong communication skills (to both business and technical partners) are absolute requirements. Creating reliable, scalable, and high-performance products requires exceptional technical expertise, a sound understanding of the fundamentals of Computer Science, and practical experience building large-scale distributed systems. This person has thrived and succeeded in delivering high quality technology products/services in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shift fast.

If you join us, your opportunities will include:
• Invent a delightful experience for our customers that utilizes Alexa technologies, cloud services, front end and backend technologies.
• Define and implement novel customer experiences and product direction through collaboration with Product, UX teams and other engineering teams.
• Deliver high quality software through working in a dynamic, team-focused Agile/Scrum environment

Basic Qualifications

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • 7+ years of industry experience.
  • 7 years of programming experience in Java or C++; in Linux, Windows, and/or Mac environment.
  • 5+ years of CS fundamentals including data structures, algorithms, run-time analysis, object oriented design and code quality verification.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 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
  • Experience developing cloud software services and an understanding of design for scalability, performance and reliability.
  • Passion for inventing new product designs and technical solutions.
  • Experience driving and articulating technical challenges and solutions.
  • Experience creating advanced architectures and sustainable solutions.
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment.

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