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Software Development Engineer (UI, Server Hosting experience)

Software Development Engineer (UI, Server Hosting experience)

Job ID 
542027
Location 
LU-Luxembourg
Posted Date 
10/08/2017
Company 
Amazon EU SARL
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

At Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. If you'd like to help us build the place to find and buy anything online, this is your chance to make history. We are not an average retailer and this is definitely not your average software developer position.
We are currently looking for a highly analytical, creative and forward-thinking Software Development Engineer (SDE) on permanent or 12 months contract to join our ever-growing Amazon Transportation Services (ATS) team at our European headquarters in the vibrant city of Luxembourg.

As a Software Development Engineer driving the initiative, you will work with the ATS Business team to own, design, and execute core features for new platforms that will serve ATS Business users. You will work with Program Managers, Project Managers, and Research Scientists to analyze product requirements, do user-story breakdown, and own estimates and launch strategies. You will demonstrate expertise on automating existing processes, products, solutions and will be responsible extensively for UI development. You will also work with a broad cross-section of internal teams including Supply Chain organizations, financial systems, and other engineering teams.

Ideal candidates: You have an established background in developing SOA architectures in OO languages. You have clear and concise communication skills, and a passion to achieve results in a fast-paced environment. You are innovative--you think and act both strategically and tactically. You demonstrate strong leadership skills while being and effective team member. Lastly, you must excel in navigating cross-functional efforts and be adept at synthesizing a variety of technologies and capabilities into high quality, simple products and features that business customers love.

In this role:
· You will have strong expertise in UI development and process / complex solution automation
· You will propose, design and test innovative ways to handle large data set and computations
· You will support a team of Research Scientists as well as Strategic Program and Projects managers in developing, prototyping, testing, hosting and supporting automation by managing their cloud computer fleet

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 3+ years relevant work experience
  • Familiarity with R and proficiency in Java, HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Experience working with UNIX/Linux systems
  • 2+ years experience in UI development and process automation
  • Strong practical understanding of Computer Science fundamentals

Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters Degree with 5+ years relevant experience
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Distributed system design and development experience
  • Strong sql and no-sql database skills
  • Experience building complex, scalable, high-performance software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices
  • Strong focus on clean code and robust design
  • Machine learning experience
  • AWS technologies experience