Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineer high-profile devices like the Kindle family of products. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc. Since then, we have worked to produce best-selling tablets with breakthrough hardware technology, e-readers that have revolutionized reading, and Fire TV, a tiny yet powerful way to watch the best movies and TV shows in the comfort of your living room. What will you help us create?
As a Software Development Engineer, you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive, design and develop innovative consumer products. You must be responsive, flexible and able to succeed within an open collaborative peer environment. You will need to be able to work efficiently and effectively in a fun, fast-paced dynamic team environment. You will develop, execute and maintain software that will integrate and test Lab126 devices. You are expected to have industry-leading technical abilities that enable them to significantly improve product quality. You should have a combination of solid in-depth knowledge of web application and service development, solid understanding of the operating system software, as well as knowledge of object oriented design principles. The software you build will expose APIs to be consumed by collaborative teams as well as the front-end portals. You should command the skill to communicate clearly and effectively. Candidates will need to define implementation plans, development specifications, and development test automation as well as design tools for unit, functional and performance testing in a programmatic manner.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent qualification
5+ years of experience building production software systems.
Software development and testing in Java or equivalent Object-Oriented Programming languages
Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithms, and system design.
Cloud developing cloud (AWS) based solutions
Master’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent qualification
3+ years of experience building distributed computing and enterprise-wide system
Experience designing system component and workflows
Experience implementing design patterns for scalability, performance and reliability
Development experience in defining, developing and maintaining web service APIs
Development experience in web frontend framework (Angular, React..etc)
Development experience in database modules (MySQL, database schema)
Understanding and experience of SDLC methodologies such as Agile/Scrum and Waterfall.
Knowledge in software development best practices and operational excellence.
Experience in communication with users, other technical teams, management to collect requirements.
Experience in work as part of the technical development team