AIV – Seattle, WA
Amazon Instant Video is changing the way millions of customers interact with video content. The Amazon Instant Video team delivers high-quality instant video to Amazon customers through subscriptions (Amazon Prime) as well as purchases and rentals. Amazon believes so deeply in the mission of Instant Video that we're spending over $1 billion on content deals and we've even launched our own studio to create original and exclusive content. Every day we face the challenges of a fast paced market and expanding technology set. As a member of the Instant Video team, you will spend your time as a hands-on engineer and a technical leader. You will play a key role in building software products and features from the ground up. You will use a wide range of technologies, programming languages and systems. Your responsibilities will include all aspects of software development. You will have the freedom and encouragement to explore your own ideas and the reward of seeing your contributions benefit millions of Amazon.com customers worldwide. We'd love to have you join us and build the systems, services, and apps that delight our end users. We build apps for the web, mobile phones, tablets, smart TVs, game consoles, and set top boxes. Using advanced machine learning and data mining techniques, we help our customers discover the best movies and TV shows. We measure data in Petabytes and streaming in Exabytes. We obsess over big picture problems like "How do we deliver video that’s more reliable than the internet its delivered over?" to low level details like "How do we squeeze maximum picture quality out of every bit delivered?" We strive to be on the forefront of new consumer technologies like UHD TV and High Dynamic Range video. We build huge scale distributed systems on the AWS cloud to make sure our service is always reliable for our customers. Join us and change the way customers watch movies and TV shows instantly.
eCFT – Seattle, WA
eCFT is responsible for protecting customer and corporate data across all of Amazon, whether it's the retail website, Kindle or AWS, we secure the data. Every aspect of our business interacts with our systems, if our systems are not up and running the company stops, and if we're not rapidly delivering new, easy to use features the whole company slows down. We're at the intersection of can never go down, and need to move at agile, internet speed. We're connected to all aspects of Amazon’s business. We are looking for software engineers who thrive on complex problems and relish the challenge of operating a complex and mission critical system under extreme loads. Our system responds to millions of service requests per minute. We do security software for high availability systems. Do you think you are up to the challenge? Or would you like to learn more and stretch your skills and career? The successful candidate is expected to contribute to all parts of the software development and deployment lifecycle, including design, development, documentation, testing and operations. They must possess strong verbal and written communication skills, be self-driven and deliver high quality results in a fast paced environment. They need to really enjoy working closely with their peers in a group of very talented engineers. We're looking for people who are smart and can get things done, though the following skill sets provide a good foundation for a quick ramp up to being productive in our Java, Linux and Oracle-based environment. We're looking for a range of experience, from brilliant and motivated new college graduates to technical leaders with the scars and battle-tested wisdom.
Consumer Website – Seattle, WA
Consumer Website owns the technology stack for Amazon.com websites worldwide from the front-end customer experience to back-end service technology and website hosting. This includes ownership of core website pages like gateway, nav, detail page, and checkout, along with localization, media services, website rendering, content management, content optimization, Weblab, Clickstream, Web analytics, Robot Detection and Mitigation, traffic routing, DDoS protection, service frameworks, operations automation and more. Are you ready to build features that millions of customers can see every day? Can you design across disparate systems while obsessing over great customer experiences? Are you independent, passionate, and motivated? Join the center of Amazon’s customer obsession and build features customers love and talk about, create cool and unique experiences for Amazon customers, and touch every part of Amazon’s website. Engineers ready to take on this challenge have some unique skill sets: they are experts at multitasking, are exceptionally able to work with other disciplines (interaction design, PR, business teams, etc.), and are self-directed, passionate about customer experiences, and unafraid to run down issues across the company on their own. Strong individuals on this team will own individual Amazon experiences end-to-end. A broad base of engineering skills, plus the willingness to learn new ones, is critical. Technologies include: Java, C++, Perl, scalable architecture.
Last Mile Technology – Seattle, WA
Prime Now is one of Amazon’s benefits for Prime members, which offers one-hour delivery on tens of thousands of daily essentials through a new mobile app. With Amazon Flex, individuals can now be their own boss while earning up to $25 or more delivering ultra-fast Prime Now and Restaurant orders. Both Amazon Flex and delivery experience of Prime Now are powered by the Flex App, which is available on iOS and Android. The Flex App works in concert with our advanced logistics systems and technology in the Flex Platform. The Flex App and Platform will allow the delivery partner to onboard, schedule delivery times in advance or on demand, guide them through their deliveries with in-app mapping and navigation, and more. You can find out more about Amazon Flex, our newest delivery innovation, at flex.amazon.com. Come join the team and help us make history! It is still Day 1! Come and be a part of Amazon's amazing growth story! If you are looking for an opportunity to solve deep technical problems and build innovative solutions in a fast paced environment working with extremely smart, passionate software developers, this might be the role for you. You will work on hard problems at scale and will have autonomy to deliver. You will learn about real-time adaptive transportation solutions, routing algorithms and optimizations, operating on large-scale datasets, mobile development, and more. Technologies include: C, C++, Java, and Perl
Platform Excellence– Seattle, WA
Are you interested in high-performance, scalable systems and making a big impact for Amazon's customers? Would you like to unravel the multitude of factors that contribute to the performance and scalability of Amazon.com? Ever wondered how the Amazon Retail Website is architected? Platform Excellence is 100% focused on improving the customer experience on Amazon.com. If the website crashes, we’re on it. If the website is slow, we’ll fix it. If the website is throwing errors, we’ll roll back the changes. This is a high energy, high visibility job that comes with exciting challenges and great reward. We interface with dozens of teams and systems across the company and our output is sent to executive management, including Jeff himself.
Amazon Business– Seattle, WA
The Amazon Business team is disrupting the way businesses purchase online by introducing groundbreaking selection, convenience, and pricing into the B2B market. Our customers span from family businesses run out of the garage to the largest enterprise organizations, and we help them research, discover, and buy more easily than ever before. We build scalable and highly available solutions to ensure that, no matter what your business needs, you can get it here. Our vision is for Amazon Business to be the preferred marketplace and procurement platform for institutional buyers of all sizes and across a wide spectrum of organizational types (businesses, governments, educational and charitable institutions) worldwide. We are located in Austin, Texas, a technology mecca that is known for live music, great food, and outdoor events. Come see why Austin has been ranked as the Best Big City to Live In and the Best Big City for Jobs.
Prime– Seattle, WA
Amazon Prime, is the membership program that gives customers a premium experience on Amazon.com. These benefits include free two-day shipping benefits on millions of items, free unlimited streaming on thousands of videos, as well as access to the Kindle Owners Lending Library. The program is experiencing explosive growth and as a result our team is looking to hire top-notch engineers. If you want to work on one of Amazon.com's most impactful program and are passionate about writing code that impacts millions of people every day, then the Amazon Prime Team is interested in hearing from you. The Prime team seeks engineers who take great pride in both the technical and business contribution of their work. You will be given the chance to have a significant impact on our systems, our business and most importantly, our customers. As a member of the Prime team, you will work closely with the business team to implement new features.