Software Development Engineer, Journeys Marketing Automation


Job summary
Amazon Devices is looking for a talented, experienced engineer to facilitate building sales automation and enablement initiatives for the global Devices sales teams. This individual will be a member of a team that is responsible for providing automation and scale to the Devices Sales and Marketing business.

Software development engineer positions require both depth and breadth of knowledge in design and development, experience with agile methodologies, proficiency in a high-level language, experience building highly scalable systems involving distributed services and persistent storage. You will own the design of major deliverables and have opportunities to build them from scratch. This is a high visibility and fast-paced environment where you will make a direct impact on the customer experience and the bottom line of the company.

Successful candidates are creative, innovative, and take great pride in both the deep technical contribution and the positive business results of their work. They are capable of translating high-level, ambiguous business goals into working software solutions.

As an SDE in this group, you will lead and mentor other talented engineers. You will be responsible for building the best customer experience, keeping latency, security, and usability in mind. You will interact with Product Managers and Designers and convert their vision into a technical solution. You will collaborate with other Software Engineers to guide the team on development best practices and set examples by using them in solutions that you build.

This position requires in-depth knowledge of design and development of interactive applications. You should have experience with agile methodologies, working experience with at least one high level or scripting language, and experience building scalable and robust user interfaces. Experience with modern JavaScript frameworks (like vue, react, backbone, and node.js) is a must. You will own the end-to-end design of major deliverables, working closely with a team of SDEs and Data Engineers to execute them. This is a high visibility and fast-paced environment where you will make a direct impact on the customer experience and the bottom line of the company.


· 1+ years of experience contributing to the system design or architecture (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems.
· 2+ years of non-internship professional software development experience
· Programming experience with at least one software programming language.


· 5+ years of non-internship professional software development experience
· Proficiency with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, Go, Kotlin, or C#
· 3+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems.
· Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results
· Experience with service-oriented architecture and web application/services development from scratch
· Experience working in a UNIX/Linux environment is highly preferred
· Understanding of performance tradeoffs, load balancing and operational issues
· Ability to clearly and concisely communicate with technical and non-technical stakeholders across all levels of the organization.
· Deep understanding of CS fundamentals including data structures, algorithms and complexity analysis
· Experience building large-scale, high-performance systems in a complex, multi-tiered, distributed environment
· Design and architecture knowledge as well as familiarity with object oriented analysis and design patterns (OOA/OOD)
development experience

By submitting your application here, you can apply once to be considered for multiple Software Engineer openings across various Amazon teams. If you are successful in passing through the initial application review and assessment, you will be asked to submit your career and personal preferences so that our dedicated recruiters can match you to the right role based on these preferences.

The pay range for this position in Colorado is $120.7k to $160k/yr, however, base pay may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. A sign-on bonus and restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. For more information regarding Amazon benefits, please visit Applicants should apply via Amazon’s internal or external careers site.

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