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AbeBooks

Software Development Engineer, Transportation Technology

Location
Canada
Details
Full Time
4 days ago
It's no secret that Amazon relies on its technology to deliver millions of packages every day to its customers - on time, with low cost. At Amazon Freight, we are leveraging this technical and operational expertise to reinvent the freight transportation business (freight.amazon.com). Amazon Freight's mission is to build the most efficient and optimal transportation solution on the planet, using our technology and engineering muscle as our biggest advantage. Our technical journey has just started, and this is your chance to be part of a fast-growing business with a number of foundational problems to solve to help get the business to scale.

The Amazon Freight Platform is looking for bright and excited engineers to join our platform team to build key backend services that will help us scale to a billion dollar business. You should be willing to innovate on behalf of our customers to enable a world class shipping experience which is also cost effective and delivers goods across the world in the earliest of time. You are open and willing to work with our PMs, UX designers, sales and operations and other development teams to solve real world problems for our customers.

Responsibilities
We are seeking a seasoned engineer and technical leader with a strong track record of building successful products. The ideal candidate will be passionate about solving complex business and technical problems and architecting and implementing highly-available distributed web applications. You obsess about the customer experience and the needs of the business. Finally, you have a strong focus on operational excellence and take pride in building maintainable systems at scale.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • 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.

  • 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


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master's degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
  • Knowledge of modern Javascript frameworks e.g React, Angular
  • Experience building and operating highly scalable web applications
  • Experience building and operating highly available, 24x7 services
  • Experience building and operating distributed systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

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  • 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