This Job listing For Year 2022 is about Amazon in Seattle, WA
About the job
Prime Video is disrupting the traditional television and movie industry with a massive library of high-quality media and reliable digital delivery. Our services are engineered for high availability, maximum reach, and cost savings that we can pass on to customers. We enable the world to watch video instantly, from any device, whether on the road or from the comfort of a living room sofa. Today, we deliver Movies, TV shows and Live Sports to Windows and Mac PCs, portable devices, gaming consoles, smart phones, and smart TVs. We operate in over 250 countries and territories and we aspire to grow — a lot.
We are looking for smart, motivated Software Engineer who can help in building platform for delivering live video events to our customer. If you have experience building large-scale, high-performance, customer-friendly products and are interested in designing multi-tier services to handle large datasets, complex domains, and problems at Amazon scale, this is the job for you.
Our innovative systems include high efficient and large scale platforms built on Amazon’s cloud computing infrastructure. For this position you will have a strong background in OO design with Java/C++. Experience working with web services, XML, JSON, Apache services is desired. Linux system development experience is a plus. Equally important to these specific skills is the ability to multi-task, quickly adapt to new development environments and changing business requirements, learn new systems, create reliable/maintainable code, and find creative and scalable solutions to difficult problems.
You are highly-motivated and thrive in an environment where problems are open-ended. You enjoy engaging in passionate discussions with smart people and letting the best ideas rise to the top. You see your mistakes as learning opportunities and continually look for ways to improve yourself, your team and your products. You understand that not all solutions come easily and don’t shy away from hard work to reach your goals. You are excited about the opportunity to engage in developing a top notch consumer web application and user experience.
A day in the life
Engineers in Live Events Publishing teams are presented with two unique and exciting challenges. One, the live events space is quickly evolving, allowing for many opportunities to design and craft systems that enable customer experiences that don’t exist on TV or streaming platforms today. Two, The Live Events Ingestion team sits between Live Events systems and the general Prime Video systems allowing engineers the opportunity to build an understanding and exert influence across the greater Prime Video architecture. This presents engineers with interesting architectural challenges and visibility across the Prime Video org.
About The Team
Team culture is a top priority for the Live Events Ingestion team. We strive to create a fun and collaborative environment. We have strong senior engineers that support and push engineers on the team to grow their capabilities and take on new challenges. Engineers on the team build a strong understanding of both Live Events and Prime Video systems positioning them well for growth opportunities across the org. We work effectively from home, but also enjoy coming into the office for brainstorming and collaboration sessions and social activities.
- 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.
- Graduate degree in a related technical field
- Experience with critical, 24×7 systems
- Experience with high throughput, multi-threaded systems
- Fluency in more than one programming language (e.g. Java, C++, Go, Kotlin, Clojure, Scala, Ruby, Python, Perl)
- Knowledge of functional architecture a plus
- Experience with AWS services highly desirable
- Meets/exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role
- Meets/exceeds Amazon’s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role
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.
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Company – Amazon.com Services LLC
Job ID: A1897945
Vacancy Type: $110,000/yr – $154,000/yr (LinkedIn est.) · Full-time · Mid-Senior level
Job Location: Seattle, WA
Application Deadline: N/A