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AbeBooks

Software Development Engineer

Location
Canada
Details
Full Time
4 days ago
Job summary
Amazon has come a long way since opening on the World Wide Web in July 1995. Today, we operate retail websites in multiple countries across geographies, offering products in many categories (books, media, digital, electronics etc.) worldwide, and we still like to work hard, have fun and make history! The Amazon.com brand has become synonymous with a superior level of convenience, selection, low prices, and customer service. We are looking for Fresh College Graduate or software engineers with less than 1 year of Software engineering experience involving solving complex problems.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

Key Responsibilities include:-
  • Ability to code right solutions starting with broadly defined problems,
  • Understand basic Algorithm fundamentals
  • Development of code in object oriented languages like C++ and java and build large scale robust distributed systems
Candidates for this role must have:
  • A solid grounding in Computer Science fundamentals (based on a BS or MS in CS or related field)
  • Understanding of the tools of the trade, including an understanding of any of modern programming languages (Java / JavaScript / C/C++).
  • Proven educational track record with sound data structure and algorithm knowledge


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelors/Masters in Computer Science or Engineering
  • Strong, object-oriented design and coding skills (C/C++ and/or Java preferably on a UNIX or Linux platform)
  • Knowledge of Perl or other scripting languages a plus
  • Experience with distributed (multi-tiered) systems, algorithms, and relational databases
  • Experience in optimization mathematics (linear programming, nonlinear optimization)
  • Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions
  • Deal well with ambiguous/undefined problems; ability to think abstractly
  • Previous technical internship(s) preferred


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.
Category
Software and Programming