Software Development Engineer

@ Amazon

Software Development Engineer




Job Description

  • Enrolled in, or received at a minimum a Bachelor’s Degree in a STEM related field such as IT, Computer Science, Computer Engineering

  • Proficiency in one of the following languages: Java, C++, or C If you want to develop systems from the ground up, like working with cloud based technologies (most of the AWS), want to work with front-line system, and have a passion for other languages, then this is the job for you! The Localization Platform team develops and maintains the tools and systems that deliver localized content to Amazon's customers in many languages around the globe. Our tools and services are used by all of Amazon's businesses, including AWS, Kindle and of course, the Amazon websites. Developers on the Localization Platform Team use a variety of technologies including Java, Python, AWS, Node.js, and React. We work in a fun, fast-paced environment that provides the opportunity to work in all areas of our applications (backend, service, front-end). We build engaging user experiences on the front-end, and iterate at all levels of the stack to improve our architecture, scalability and developer experience. This role also offers opportunities for project management, leadership, and software design.

  • Enrolled in, or received a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science

  • Previous technical internship(s)

  • Experience with distributed, multi-tiered systems, algorithms, and relational databases

  • Experience in optimization mathematics such as linear programming and nonlinear optimization

  • Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions

  • Adept at handling ambiguous or undefined problems as well as ability to think abstractly Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit Locations (1) This company is hiring for this role at multiple locations. West EDGE



Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. We are driven by the excitement of building technologies, inventing products, and providing services that change lives. We embrace new ways of doing things, make decisions quickly, and are not afraid to fail. We have the scope and capabilities of a large company, and the spirit and heart of a small one.

Together, Amazonians research and develop new technologies from Amazon Web Services to Alexa on behalf of our customers: shoppers, sellers, content creators, and developers around the world.

Hiring process

Hiring Manager: Lucia Jimenez

Interview process: