Alexa is the Amazon cloud service that powers Echo, Tap and Dot, the groundbreaking new Amazon devices designed around your voice.
We believe voice is the most natural user interface for interacting with technology across many domains; we are inventing the future.
We are the team that manages rapidly growing third party (3P) skills catalog for Alexa across all devices. If you are excited by technology and working in a fast paced challenging environment drives you, we would love to have you as part of the Amazon Alexa Skills Certification team.
The team drives the entire ingestion and certification process for Alexa skills, which involves the entire life cycle from the time a developer submits a skill to the time it is put up on the store, and ensuring the high quality experience for Alexa customers even after that.
The team is looking for an SDE-II. As SDE-II As SDE-II you will be designing the next generation platform for Ingestion and certification which needs to be scaled for multiple languages, regions and should support different policies of countries.
A great opportunity to build and scale brand new products from scratch by using well proven AWS technologies.
Would you like to be part of this growth?
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related field, or 1+ years relevant work experience
3+ years professional experience in software development
Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design
Computer Science fundamentals in data structures
Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as C, C++, C#, Java, or PERL
Masters / PhD degree or Bachelors degree with equivalent experience
Experience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
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 in communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy
Experience mentoring junior software engineers to improve their skills, and make them more effective, product software engineers
Hands-on expertise in many disparate technologies, typically ranging from machine learning, large scale data platforms, service oriented architecture, distributed systems design, android platform, front-
end user interfaces, databases etc.