Amazon Corporate LLC Software Development Engineer, Amazon Live in New York, New York
Amazon Live is one of the newest and fastest growing strategic programs at Amazon. We are creating an innovative real-time video shopping experience that integrates audience interactivity with live streaming video. In the summer of 2020, we enabled influencers to stream live using our Amazon Live Creator iOS app on the Amazon homepage, amazon.com/live and their Amazon influencer stores. We are now focusing on the next phases of our program in an effort to delight our customers with engaging content that is personalized.
As a Software Engineer on Amazon Live, you will specialize in building and enhancing Fire TV's Shop TV App that enables real time lifelike interactivity features and delight the customers by providing shopping inspiration with quality streams. You'll have an opportunity to work on the AWS services such as Kinesis, Lambda, API Gateway that support our highly scalable and available infrastructure. You will bring your expertise and ideas in the areas of Android development, distributed computing, UI and mobile design, performance and metrics reporting to help our fast-paced business grow and evolve.
If you are interested in building an entertainment product, enjoy a fun and collaborative working environment, and want to work on a strategic new initiative, join our team today!
\* 2+ years of non-internship professional software development experience
\* Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C\# including object-oriented design
\* 1+ 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 or related field with 4+ years relevant work experience
\* Experience building complex large-scale software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
\* Experience with Android development
\* Knowledge of developing inventing engaging user interfaces that customers love to interact with
\* Able to distill problem definitions and constraints from informal business requirements, and to deal with ambiguity and competing objectives
\* Able to prioritize weighing customer, business and engineering needs, communicate clearly, and consistently deliver results
\* Experience with streaming technologies such us HLS and Dash
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