Amazon.com Software Development Engineer in Munich, Germany
Are you passionate about developing simple, elegant solutions to complex problems? Do you enjoy working closely with customers and delighting them with amazing user experiences?
As a Software Development Engineer in the Amazon Browse team, you will help drive one of our most important software development initiatives. We are building a new system to edit and manage Amazon’s e-commerce taxonomy that powers a variety of internal and external-facing customer experiences, including our consumer-facing website. This system will make the e-commerce taxonomy more usable and efficient for our customers and empower discovery on the retail website.
You will have a unique opportunity to work in a solution stack that extends all the way from complex back-end data through web services to highly usable web-based user interfaces. You will be able to directly shape system design, development methodologies and implementation technologies. More specifically, you will be building highly scalable databases and web services, leveraging a variety of SQL and NoSQL technologies, data processing frameworks such as Hadoop and Spark, and a high-level language like Java.
Amazon Browse is a team of passionate and high-functioning engineers working on the leading edge of online technology. Amazon’s culture of customer obsession, high technical standards and individual ownership permeates everything we do. Come join us and show us how you can shine in this demanding and rewarding environment.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field (or 4+ additional years work experience)
3+ years relevant professional development experience, preferably in a LINUX environment
Proficiency in Java, C++, or C#
Experience with RESTful APIs
Strong problem solving skills
Strong skills in data structures, algorithms and object oriented design
History of delivering high quality production systems/services
Master’s degree in Computer Science
5+ years professional software development experience
Proficiency in Java
Proficiency in development of scalable large applications
Experience with NoSQL like MongoDB or Dynamo DB
Familiarity with AWS
Knowledge of and expertise in software engineering best practices for the full software development life cycle, including requirements gathering, design, coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
Ability to communicate effectively with users, technical teams, and management
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation
AMZR Req ID: 460855