Come help us to build a world-class Public API framework as part of one of Amazon's fastest growing strategic businesses; Performance Advertising. Our global platform provides self-service low-latency systems at massive scale for Sponsored Brands and Sponsored Products. Our products are strategically important to our Retail and Marketplace businesses driving long term growth, and as such our organization's initiatives are highly visible to Amazon's executive leadership. We are growing at an unprecedented rate with a seemingly endless range of new opportunities, and have been a broad mandate to aggressively experiment and innovate.
We are looking for a Software Development Engineer with an interest in big data to help us record data about the usage of our APIs and then analyze this data looking for trends, patterns and outliers. Our team is just beginning to design this solution so you will participate in the entire development lifecycle including requirements gathering, prototyping, implementation, launch and iteration. Your work will be critical to scaling out our Public API framework which enables advertisers and their partners to easily create, manage and optimize advertising campaigns through programmatic and file-based interfaces. These services are at the core of Amazon's plans to scale its advertising programs. Our aspiration is to build the fastest and most reliable API in the business.
The ideal candidate will be passionate about quality, consistency, maintainability, performance, security and all the other things that make great software great. You will own the design and implementation of major deliverables end-to-end. This position requires collaboration with product managers, technical program managers and partner teams, necessitating a comfort-level with ambiguity and a desire to create, iterate and improve.
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