At Amazon's Alexa Voice Shopping, we strive to enable shopping in everyday life. We allow customers to instantly order whatever they need, by simply interacting with their Smart Devices such as Echo, Fire TV or any Alexa powered device. Our Services allow you to shop, no matter where you are or what you are doing, you can go from 'I want that' to 'that's on the way' in a matter of seconds. We are seeking the industry's best to help us create new ways to interact, search and shop. Join us, and you'll be taking part in changing the future of everyday life.
The Alexa Shopping group is seeking talented and experienced engineers to design and develop a platform for creating and enabling shopping through Alexa powered devices. You will bring the newer capabilities Alexa devices are exposing to Amazon's shopping world and pave the way to create unique experiences that weren't possible in the past. You will have the satisfaction of being able to look back and say you were a key contributor to something special from its earliest stages.
In this role, you will build and operate massively scalable services to power delightful hopping experiences various Alexa powered devices. You will be working closely with multiple partner teams in Alexa, and Amazon Retail.
* Be responsible for the architecture of software solutions, determining current limitations and compatibilities between subsystems, selection of new concepts and methodology, and development of core systems/components. * Lead coding and software development of a complex, cross-functional, customer facing program. * Design and implement system architecture and underlying components. Establish design principles, select design patterns, and instill best practices for software development across multiple teams * Anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make trade-offs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints. * Work effectively with team members to gain consensus on technical decisions and execute them. * Ensure that appropriate software engineering practices are employed to deliver high quality results.
Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.