Software Development Engineer

US, TX, Virtual Location - Texas

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Posted 4 weeks ago

Are you interested in building high-performance, globally scalable Financial systems that support Amazon's current and future growth? Are you seeking an environment where you can drive innovation leveraging the scalability and innovation with Amazon's AWS cloud services? Do you have a passion for ensuring a positive customer experience? This is the job for you.

Amazon Financial Technology Team is looking for a results-oriented, driven software development engineer, who can help us create the next generation of distributed, scalable financial systems. Our ideal candidate thrives in a fast-paced environment, enjoys the challenge of highly complex business contexts that are typically being defined in real-time. We need someone to design and develop services that facilitate global financial transactions worth billions (USD) annually.

A Software Development Engineer (SDE) at Amazon works on real world problems on a global scale, owns their systems end to end and influences the direction of our technology that impacts hundreds of millions of customers around the world. You can expect to design flexible and scalable solutions, and work on some of the most complex challenges in large-scale computing by utilizing your skills in data structures, algorithms, and object oriented programming. Coming to Amazon gives you the opportunity to work on a small development team in one of our many rapidly growing organizations.

You will learn all about how to design, implement and test highly scalable solutions using AWS cloud platform and its many products, in challenging agile projects, working with best in class professionals.
In this role you will:
Deliver a Best-in-Class customer experience by continuously improving platform, code and services that enable receivables globally

Build services/integration for Financial Applications

Design and Develop Best integration patterns for our system. Leverage and integrate with different tools, technologies and products within Amazon to reduce operational cost and enhance customer experience

Partner directly with other Software Development Engineers (SDEs), Technical Program Managers, Functional Analysts and Customers to understand features and continuously identify opportunities to build and deploy software solutions.


Basic Qualifications


· Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
· Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
· Minimum of 1 years professional experience in software development
· Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
· - Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as C, C++, C#, or Java
· Experience with large scale distributed systems

Preferred Qualifications

· Experience working with relational databases (Oracle and JDBC/Arora a plus)
· Experience writing code in a high volume, Service Oriented Architectures (SOA)
· Understanding of web services technologies such as SOAP, HTTP, WSDL, XSD, and REST
· Familiarity with frameworks such as Spring, Hibernate, Ruby on Rails is a plus
· Played a leading role in the design, implementation and deployment of a successful enterprise-level system
· Experience with Amazon Web Services
· Development experience in a Linux/Unix environment
· Experience with Oracle Database or e-Business suite of Financial applications
· Significant leadership experience in the technology side of a business and/or online community
· Internet and operating system security fundamentals
· Understanding of system and application performance limits and characteristics
· Sharp analytical abilities and proven design skills
· Strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive
· Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment
· Experience building complex, highly scalable software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
· Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices for the full software development life cycle (SDLC), including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.


Job tags: AWS Distributed systems Java Linux Object-oriented Oracle Rails Ruby Security Unix