Software Development Engineer, Advertiser Experience
We are looking for a Software Development Engineer to participate in the full development lifecycle of systems that help advertisers easily create and manage even the largest campaigns.
As an engineer within Advertiser Experience, you’ll have a direct impact on your customers by making it easy and efficient for these suppliers to advertise their brands and products, increase sales, and improve the Amazon shopper experience.
Our team is highly motivated, collaborative, and fun-loving, with an entrepreneurial spirit and bias for action. We are committed to building scalable, well-designed software services, and strive to constantly improve our technical foundation and user experience.
Key job responsibilities
You will own the design and implementation of major deliverables end-to-end. You will help define the product vision, advise on strategy, define a roadmap, and of course, lead in the execution. You'll contribute to data pipelines, data persistence, API design, front-end UI components, monitoring and measurement plans, and everything in between, as we take this to large-scale production.
This position requires collaboration with product managers, technical program managers and partner teams, necessitating a comfort-level with ambiguity and a desire to create, iterate and improve.
The ideal candidate will be passionate about quality, consistency, maintainability, performance, security, and all the other things that make great software great.
About the team
Self-Service Performance Advertising provides the platform for some of Amazon's fastest growing strategic businesses, such as Sponsored Products, Sponsored Brands, and Sponsored Display.
The Advertiser Experience group owns the experience of the advertiser from the moment they decide to engage with our platform right through the full lifecycle of self-service advertising management. Our products are strategically important to our Retail and Marketplace businesses driving long term growth, and as such our organization's initiatives are highly visible to Amazon's executive leadership. We are growing at an unprecedented rate with a seemingly endless range of new opportunities, and have been a broad mandate to aggressively experiment and innovate.
We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:
New York, NY, USA
- 3+ years of non-internship professional software development experience
- 2+ years of non-internship design or architecture (design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and existing systems experience
- Experience programming with at least one software programming language
- 3+ years of full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations experience
- Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent
- Experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
- Experience programming with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
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Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $115,000/year in our lowest geographic market up to $223,600/year in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Amazon is a total compensation company. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. For more information, please visit https://www.aboutamazon.com/workplace/employee-benefits. Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.