Sr. Software Development Engineer
AmazonSanta Monica, CA
Full Time Job
Prime Video is disrupting traditional media with an ever-increasing selection of movies, TV shows, Emmy Award winning original content, add-on subscriptions including HBO, and live events like Thursday Night Football and Premier League Soccer. Prime Video runs on thousands of device types in over 250 territories worldwide.
The Selection Distribution team designs, implements, and operates large-scale distributed services which helps customers decide when to rent, buy, or stream a title as part of their Prime subscription. This provides the unique challenge of building complex systems for the real-time monitoring of every title on Prime Video and ensures customers have information about available options to play their title.
As a senior member of the team, you will spend your time as a hands-on engineer and a technical leader. You will play a key role in defining the architecture for software using a wide range of technologies, programming languages and systems. You will be given the freedom to explore your own ideas with the reward of seeing your code raise the bar for millions of Amazon customers worldwide, including your own family and friends.
Our architecture supports billions of requests by leveraging Machine Learning and the latest in AWS cloud technologies including Lambda, S3, Step Functions, Dynamo DB and Dynamo DB Accelerator (DAX). Machine Learning aspects of our service can be learned on the job.
Are you inspired to develop and launch new products? Apply now to shape and influence a product used by millions around the world.
• 4 years of professional software development experience
• 3 years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C , or C# including object-oriented design
• 2 years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline