Software Development Engineer -Sear


  • Seattle, WA
  • Permanent
  • Java

  • Android

  • C++

  • Job Posted: Monday, May 21, 2018

  • Expires On: Wednesday, June 20, 2018

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Duration: 1+ years

  • Desired Experience: 3-5 years

  • Work Authorization: Resident/Citizen, Citizen, H1-B, EAD


Interested in Search? Want to have impact on one of the highest traffic platforms on the internet? Have a passion for Android or iOS? Join the Search Customer Experience team in bringing a new search experience to the Amazon mobile apps. We're accelerating native development company wide using the newest technologies (react native, etc).

You have the right combination of software engineering theory and the practical experience needed to build reliable, scalable, high performance products that customers love to use. We are looking for someone with a real passion for mobile, team work, hustle, good communication, creative problem solving, learning, and having fun.

Key qualities
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team.
Track record of taking initiative and producing results.
Dedicated to providing the best customer experience.
Self-directed, demonstrates technical leadership, and a great teammate.
Ensure the quality of architecture and design of systems.
Functionally decompose complex problems into simple, straight-forward solutions.
Fully and completely understand system inter-dependencies and limitations.
Possess expert knowledge in mobile and full-stack performance, scalability, system architecture, and engineering best practices.


BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent.
Knowledge of Java and the JDK
Experience with version control Git preferred.
Proficiency in object oriented development and ability to apply OO concepts.
Demonstrated experience and passion for delivering exceptional UX.
Experience with the tools of the trade, including a variety of modern programming languages (C++, Python, JavaScript, Objective-C) and open-source technologies.


Native mobile development experience (Android or iOS).
React Native development experience.
Web Services experience as it relates to mobile apps.
Experience with mobile UI development.