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Senior Software Engineer / Tech Lead, Pharma and Healthcare Advertising

Full Time
5 days ago
Job summary
**Location is flexible for consideration in New York City, Toronto, or HQ2 offices.**

Calling all inventors! We are looking for high caliber Senior Software Development Engineers to start a new advertising program with strategic significance and high exposure. In this initiative we will tackle some of the most exciting problems in ad tech, consumer privacy and safety, software architecture design, and building highly scalable services. This new advertising program is part of fast growing Amazon Advertising organization.

Our vision with Amazon Advertising is to enable advertisers of all sizes with self-service products to build their brand and business, delivering sophisticated automation for novices and powerful controls for expert users. We are focused on continuous exploration of contexts and creative formats where advertising delivers value to customers and advertisers. We deliver billions of ad impressions and millions of clicks daily and are breaking fresh ground to create world-class, highly performant advertising solutions.

In this role, you'll have the opportunity to lead and influence the technical direction and building the foundations for a brand new ad product starting with product definition. This is a complex problem space and ripe for innovation and invention. We want you to think big, be innovative, and build something from the ground up, with the advantage of an established ad tech stack.

Additionally, as a Senior Software Engineer at Amazon, you will drive the technical direction of our offerings and solutions, working with many different technologies across the advertising organization. You will design, code, troubleshoot, and support scalable pipelines and online serving systems. In addition to being a strongly motivated individual contributor, you will also be responsible for mentoring junior engineers and guiding them to deliver to the full potential.

This is a chance to get in on the ground floor of a brand new program within Amazon Advertising. Join the Pharma Advertising team today, make history and transform our experiences.

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**Location is flexible for consideration in New York City, Toronto, or HQ2 offices.**

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  • 2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
  • 3+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
  • 4+ years of professional software development experience
  • 2+ years of experience as a mentor, tech lead OR leading an engineering team


• Strong proficiency with Java, Python, Scala or C++
• Advanced knowledge of performance, scalability, enterprise system architecture, and engineering best practices
• Strong written and verbal communication

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