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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
530101
Location 
LU-Luxembourg
Posted Date 
25/07/2017
Company 
Amazon Europe Core SARL - LUX
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Job Description

We’re a looking for a Software Development Engineer to help start a new initiative with expertise and passion in solving hard engineering problems As Senior Software Development Engineer you will be responsible for design, development, delivery and support of large-scale, multi-tiered, distributed software applications and tools for the new service
  • You will have an opportunity to build new Amazon service
  • You will be in charge of the complete software development life-cycle; defining, prioritizing, designing, building, and testing new features
  • You will operate a with globally distributed servers and customers.
  • You will get the opportunity to work closely with a great team of software developers who will help you grow (and also learn things from you).
  • You will understand what it takes to grow and operate Amazon business at our scale.

Senior Software Engineer to be based in our European Headquarters in Luxembourg.

About Luxembourg:
The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is a diverse and multicultural country located in the heart of Europe, bordered by France, Belgium and Germany, with a total population of around half a million. Luxembourg has Luxembourgish, French and German as national languages, with English spoken by the many expatriates and most locals. Luxembourg is known for banking, steel and a number of EU institutions plus an increasing number of technology-centric organizations. Luxembourg boasts a rich cultural scene and a high standard of living. http://www.promoteluxembourg.com

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field, or 4+ year relevant work experience.
  • 1+ years professional experience in software development.
  • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design and analysis.
  • Expert skill in one modern programming language such as C, C++, Java, or Perl and proficiency with one other programming language

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers.
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
  • Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project.
  • Strong distributed systems and web services design and implementation experience.
  • Thorough understanding of Internet protocols
  • Experience implementing servers in a Linux environment
  • Experience with SQL, service oriented architectures, and internet security fundamentals.
Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.