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Senior SDE, Fulfillment Load Balancer

Location
Canada
Details
Full Time
4 days ago
Job summary
Have you ever ordered a product on Amazon and wondered how it got to you so fast? Did you ever think about where did this package come from and how much would it have costed to do that delivery? If so, the Amazon Supply Chain Optimization organization is for you.

Watch this video to learn more about our organization, SCOT: http://bit.ly/amazon-scot

Our vision is to build a real time, intelligent and intuitive hands off the wheel fully automated system to optimally manage capacity for Amazon's warehouses to reliably deliver packages worldwide faster and cheaper. We are looking for a Rockstar senior engineer to help us realize this vision.

Optimally managing capacity in Amazon's increasingly complex network of warehouses requires innovative approaches in modeling, storing, validating, and processing data for all warehouses in Amazon. We are looking for a candidate who will help us break down barriers and build smart and scalable network management system to give Amazon customers even faster and cheaper delivery. Our technical challenges involve optimizing relational and non-relational data storage and processing systems to enable our systems to scale at Amazon scale evolving at Amazon speed. Get ready for SQL and NoSQL databases, distributed systems, map reduce, complex business logic, and highly-optimized multithreaded code on the edge of Java capabilities. We are looking for an experienced software engineer to be a key contributor to our success and drive the strategic development of the services.

This role might be for you if:
• You design at the product level with heavy involvement through all phases of the SDLC using concepts that may include Service Oriented Architecture, caching, load balancing, relational and non-relational databases, micro services, n-tiered architecture, cloud and/or map-reduce.
• You use object-oriented design concepts to program large multi-tier systems. You have working knowledge of common and useful design patterns.
• You have designed, refactored, re-architected, deprecated and/or implemented large-scale cloud-based distributed services with millisecond latency and high transactional volumes.
• You have experience implementing best practices in improving team coding culture subjected related to quality and/or security.
• You effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions to non-technical audiences.
• Yon are passionate about mentoring and growing engineers on the team.
In this job, you will:
• Experiment with any technology to get the job done.
• Use Test-Driven Development and Continuous Deployment.
• Work with Principal Engineers, Principle Scientists, and business stake holders to design and build highly available and scalable systems for optimizing and managing Amazon Warehouse's capacity management system.
• Expand and optimize our world-class supply chain systems to support a variety of emerging business initiatives.
If you are looking for an opportunity to solve deep technical problems that pushes the technological boundaries and build innovative solutions that impact millions of customers in a fast-paced environment while working with smart, passionate software developers, this might be the role for you.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related field such as Electrical Engineering, Mathematics or Physics, or equivalent experience
• 6+ years of professional software development experience
• 4+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
• 4+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
• Strong design, architecture and problem-solving skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Development experience on a Linux platform
• Experience in web services and cloud computing
• Ability to clearly and concisely communicate with technical and non-technical customers in order to understand ambiguous problems and articulate technical challenges and solutions to complex problems
• Practical experience with software engineering best-practices and a strong desire to create quality solutions and designs
• Experience in design and implementation of large scale, high performance, and high availability web services.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, or other legally protected status. If you would like to request an accommodation, please notify your Recruiter.
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