We own the design, architecture, and implementation of a platform to enable reading innovation across file formats and operating systems. Our software supports Kindle customers on all major mobile platforms. Our engineers enjoy working as a team and welcome the opportunity to lead whenever possible.
The Software Engineer will provide technical leadership and contribute to the definition, development, integration, test, documentation, and support of java and C++ software across multiple platforms. This hands-on position requires broad engineering competence and in-depth technical knowledge of embedded and application software development, as well as demonstrated experience successfully planning, organizing, and conducting software development projects in a dynamic environment.
* Responsible for the architecture of several components of the Kindle rendering stack * Continuously working on improving the current limitations and compatibilities between subsystems, and on the development of major routines and utilities. * Designing and building features with a strong mindset towards performances. * Preparation of technical requirements and software design specifications. * Understanding the internals of graphics systems. * Instilling best practices for software development and documentation, making sure designs meet requirements, and delivering high quality software on tight schedules.
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