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SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER

Reference ID: 657487

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Toronto, ON
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Full Time
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Software and Programming


Are you looking for a challenge? Would you like to use your engineering background to optimize Amazon's world-class operations workforce? Opportunities abound in Amazon's Labor Management, Planning, & Scheduling Organization! In LaMPS, we build cool technology to ensure that the right people are in the right places at the right times to power the largest fulfillment operation in the world.
A commitment to teamwork, hustle, and strong communication skills are absolute requirements. Creating reliable, scalable, and high-performance services and architectures require exceptional technical expertise. If you have that type of expertise, you enjoy working on complex system software, you are customer-centric, and you are motivated about building systems that can be operated at global scale with minimal human intervention, then we want to talk to you!

Basic Qualifications

    •Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field


    •5+ years work experience in a related field


    •Demonstrated proficiency with Java, C++, or similar modern programming languages


    •Solid expertise in data structures and algorithms


    •Experience with relational and non-relational databases


    •Obsession with quality, operational excellence, and customer experience


    •Strong problem solving and analytical abilities


    •Strong verbal and written communication skills and an ability to work in a team environment


    •Experience and willingness to mentor more junior engineers and help them develop their skills and leadership abilities


    •Experience designing, building and deploying scalable, highly-available systems


Preferred Qualifications

    •Strong object-oriented design and coding skills


    •Experience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customer


    •Knowledge of Web Technology


    •Experience with distributed (multi-tiered) systems, algorithms, pipelines and databases


    •Ability to think abstractly and deal well with ambiguous/undefined problems

    •Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions

    •Graduate degree



Posted: September 14, 2018
Closes: October 22, 2018
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10,000+ employees
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