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Web Summit in Lisbon- Recruiting Event for Software Development Engineers

Web Summit in Lisbon- Recruiting Event for Software Development Engineers

Job ID 
587203
Location 
ES
Posted Date 
13/10/2017
Company 
Amazon Spain Services, S.L.
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Amazon FashionTech Team will be in Lisbon, Portugal during the Web Summit in November 2017! If you will be at the Web Summit then join our Recruitment Event taking place the same week! We are looking for Software Engineers of varying degrees of seniority to join our Tech team in Madrid, Spain. If interested please keep reading and apply!

Are you passionate about Fashion and Technology? How will innovation shape the world of Fashion? How will customers discover and buy clothing in the future?
We are looking for software development engineers to join Amazon’s Fashion tech team. Amazon fashion's business is a dynamic, fast growing business and a key strategic focus areas for the company. We need bright, talented people to help us fulfill our mission of making Amazon fashion the premier online fashion destination.

The key goal for this role is firstly to help deliver innovative features for Amazon’ fashion customers. Secondly, the goal is to add functionality to tools used daily by our internal team to support workflow such as Fashion design, testing, buying, manufacturing and merchandizing. The growth of the business and the increasing selection of items make this role an exciting, interesting, and very challenging position. We need someone who is passionate about developing functionality that inspires customers, improves discoverability of items, simplifies fit of clothing, elevates the look and feel of the site, and provides an enjoyable shopping experience. The ideal candidate for this role will be customer-obsessed with the capability to dive in and learn new technologies fast and who is comfortable in a fast-paced, dynamic environment; will be a creative and an analytical problem solver. Expect to get involved in supporting new projects and initiatives, driving performance, and help building plans for the future. We need someone who eager to learn with us as we change the future of Fashion eCommerce.

These positions are based in our new Development Center in Madrid, Spain. A vibrant capital city that has both, a deep pool of local talent and a strategic location to attract developers from all over the world.


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field, or 4+ year relevant work experience.
  • 2+ 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.


The selection process steps for the event will be as follows:
  1. Online coding test or technical coding phone interview depending on your preference.
  2. Those who pass the code will move to a recruiter phone interview
  3. Those who pass the phone interview will be selected will participate in onsite Interviews at our Lisbon recruiting event November 6th-8th 2017

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.