Are you excited about creating new shopping innovations to enhance our customer experience? Do you want to design and implement new end-
to-end experience that can delight our customers and solve high impact business problems globally? We are seeking a talented, passionate Software Development Engineer to join our team located in Tokyo, Japan.
As a Software Development Engineer, you will help solve a variety of technical challenges and work with a team of extremely talented engineers.
Given that this is an early-stage initiative, you will play an active role in translating business and functional requirements into concrete deliverables and build quick prototypes or proofs of concept.
You will help transform prototypes into new customer features, design systems, develop and deploy highly scalable and reliable distributed services.
You will tackle challenging, novel situations every day and given the size of this initiative, you’ll have the opportunity to work with multiple technical teams at Amazon in different locations.
Your work will directly benefit customers and the retail business, and you will measure the impact using scientific tools.
You should be comfortable with a degree of ambiguity that’s higher than most projects and relish the idea of solving problems that, frankly, haven’t been solved at scale before.
Along the way, we guarantee that you’ll learn a ton, have fun and make a positive impact on millions of customers.
On a daily basis, you will have the opportunity to :
Design distributed, multi-tiered systems ranging from small-to-large scale. Own the full software lifecycle from development, testing, documentation, deployment, monitoring, continuous improvement and scaling.
Understanding business goals and create functional requirements and project schedules together with business teams
Build on existing systems effectively, improving and evolving systems for robustness and high performance