We are thrilled to have a Software Development Engineering opening for you in the FBA Inbound Optimization team! As part of the team you'll work on the most advanced systems in Inventory Placement.
You will work on massively scaled optimization systems, working with stakeholders from all areas of Amazon's supply chain business. You must thrive in a fast-paced environment, and have a strong understanding of core software development and algorithmic concepts. You are passionate about technology and want to solve real business problems.
We have a team culture that encourages innovation and expect developers and management alike to take a high level of ownership for the product vision, technical and project delivery. Successful candidates will be strong engineers who can prioritize well, communicate clearly, and have a consistent track record of delivery. They should understand various optimization techniques and build innovative software solutions working with the supply chain business partners in delivering a viable solution. You will be pioneering complex optimization algorithms that factor in inventory placement, fulfillment center capabilities, costs and the guaranteed customer delivery date, to determine how best to fulfill customer orders. You not simply implement known algorithms to solve challenging problems, but will invent these algorithms and then continually optimize them to reduce Amazon's expenses while at the same time ensuring they delight Amazon's customers. Your team will be Agile, practice test-driven development, pair programming and continuously integrate; allowing you to deploy to production multiple times a day! To say you will be working in an exciting and challenging environment will understate your experience.
In this job, you will…
* Experiment with whatever technology we need to get the job done. * Use Lean Software Development concepts such as Agile, Scrum and Kanban. * Use Test-Driven Development and Continuous Deployment. * Work with Senior and Principal Engineers, Researchers, and Data Engineers across multiple teams to design a new platform for optimizing supply chain management * Expand and optimize our world-class supply chain systems to support a variety of emerging business initiatives. * Automate third party supply management systems and break new ground to drive inventory across Amazon marketplaces.
Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.