Over 100 million paid members in 17 countries around the world enjoy the many benefits of Amazon Prime, including the best of shopping and entertainment from Amazon.
In the U.S. that includes unlimited access to award-winning movies and TV episodes with Prime Video; unlimited access to Prime Music, Prime Reading, Amazon Photos, Twitch Prime;
early access to select Lightning Deals, one free pre-released book a month with Amazon First Reads, and more. Prime members can also get deep discounts on select popular products at Whole Foods Market plus an additional 10 percent off hundreds of sale items.
Prime was built on the foundation of unlimited fast, free shipping and members receive Prime FREE One-Day Shipping and Prime FREE Same-Day Delivery in more than 8,000 cities and towns, two-hour delivery with Prime Now in more than 30 major cities and unlimited Free Two-Day Shipping on more than 100 million items.
Amazon Prime team is seeking a talented, self-directed Systems Development Engineer to join a team owning the accounting functionality for Prime membership in worldwide marketplaces.
The Prime Membership Accounting Technologies (MAT) team develops and manages the tools and technologies that aggregates and publishes accounting data, onboard new accounting relevant events, and builds automation to support new accounting use cases.
The team ensures the completeness and accuracy of accounting data, and maintains the Governance, risk and compliance (GRC) for Prime business.
Key Responsibilities :
Responsible for onboarding new accounting use cases using existing tooling
Responsible for on-call duties during peak and non-peak hours, deploying fixes, and handling high-sev issues working with accountants and finance analysts
work with other team members (support engineers, software engineers, technical program managers, finance analysts) to investigate design approaches, develop accounting software for new projects
Responsible for building accounting processes and systems to keep pace with the Amazon’s retail growth
Responsible for developing and analyzing highly scaled accounting reports and data
Work in an Agile / Scrum environment to deliver high quality software against tight schedules.
3+ years of hands on experience in software development, including design, implementation, debugging, and support
Have strong analytical and problem solving skills
Proven ability to troubleshoot, problem solve and identify the root cause(s) with skill and passion for operational excellence.
Ability to write code to solve problems and automate repetitive tasks in a common scripting or programming language such as Python, Java
Detail-oriented with a high degree of organization with excellent verbal, and written communication skills.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
Prior working experience in financial domain
Self-directed, demonstrate leadership potential and a team player
Proven ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team
Experience with scalable distributed systems and service oriented architectures
Amazon is an equal opportunity employer.