Software Development Engineer – Amazon Restaurants in Seattle, Washington

Hungry? Ordering food just got easier with the introduction of Amazon Restaurants! One of Amazon’s latest innovations, Amazon Restaurants enables customers to order meals from top rated restaurants in their area. Following the product debut in our launch market, Amazon Restaurants will rapidly expand in regions across the US offering Amazon customers increased selection and convenience. The Amazon Restaurants business offers an entrepreneurial environment where innovating independently, launching quickly, and having fun are paramount. Come cook-up something great with us!

Who we are:

We’re seasoned pros. Our work culture is empowering. We value productivity, autonomy and results. We keep our eyes fixed on our customers, helping build the best experiences. We've built products and software that is used by millions of customers, and are passionate about innovating and having fun.

What we work on:

You will help define the architecture and build new large scale systems for consumers to discover and order Restaurant food for delivery in one hour or less. You will partner with the worlds best engineers to build scalable, simple and relevant mobile technologies. This includes building backend services, native mobile apps for iOS, Android and FireOS devices as well as help us launch Daily Dish in new channels (like SMS) and leverage new hardware (IoT) to make food delivery as easy as possible for our customers. As part of this role, you will have the unique opportunity of having an end-to-end exposure to the business – you will interact with multiple business groups (Sales, Marketing, Operations, Product Management) and senior management. As an engineer, you will contribute to all aspects of the software development lifecycle including design, development, documentation, testing and operations.

What we are looking for:

We are seeking engineers who are self-driven with a strong desire to solve complex problems and deliver results in a fast-paced environment with the ability to deal with ambiguity and change. Strong computer science credentials, a passion for internet technologies and a track record of building high quality and scalable software are key to success.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field

  • 1+ years professional experience in software development

  • Fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent

  • Experience implementing and consuming large scale web services

  • Deep understanding of mobile development and best practices

  • Experience with accounting, finance, and payment systems

  • Fluency in programming languages beyond Java (e.g. Ruby, Python, Scala)

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

AMZR Req ID: 466391