Are you passionate about Android? Do you want to develop the next generation of mobile products? If so, join us on the Appstore Team in Chennai.
We’re a new group starting in Chennai that are empowered and driven to build world class experiences for end users. As a part of the Amazon.
com group of companies, we benefit from the resources of a stable, forward-thinking Fortune 100 company coupled with the agility and independence of a start-up.
We’re looking for a Software Development Engineer to help us execute on our vision. This person will help drive the technical decision making as well as deliverables for the entire mobile development team.
Specifically, you will :
Help drive the architecture and technology choices that enable a world-class user experience
Utilize various metrics sources to deliver rapid iterations of software features
Solve difficult problems with elegant and practical code
Raise the bar on quality, consistency, maintainability, efficiency, security and all the other things that make great software great
Help define engineering best practices and provide technical mentorship to other members of the engineering team
Be responsible for designing, developing and deploying medium sized projects
Participate as an engineering leader in the larger group of Amazon.com companies
Be a champion for the user : Insist on the highest standards, create functional and engaging features, and ensure their needs always come first
Strong analytical thinker who knows how to pick the right tool for the right job
Experience taking a lead role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered
Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
Experience communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy
Strong communication skills
Proficient in a Unix / Linux environment
Proven track record of building highly trafficked mobile experiences e.g. Android applications, iOS applications, etc.