Software Dev Engineer
Come build the future of entertainment with us.
Are you interested in shaping the future of movies and television? Do you want to define the next generation of how and what Amazon customers are watching?
Prime Video is a premium streaming service that offers customers a vast collection of TV shows and movies - all with the ease of finding what they love to watch in one place. We offer customers thousands of popular movies and TV shows from Originals and Exclusive content to exciting live sports events. We also offer our members the opportunity to subscribe to add-on channels which they can cancel at anytime and to rent or buy new release movies and TV box sets on the Prime Video Store. Prime Video is a fast-paced, growth business - available in over 240 countries and territories worldwide. The team works in a dynamic environment where innovating on behalf of our customers is at the heart of everything we do. If this sounds exciting to you, please read on.
A day in the life
Amazon is a place where builders can build. We're looking for engineers who can delight customers by continually learning and inventing. From day one, you'll be working with experienced engineers, designers and applied scientists who love what they do.
About the hiring group
The Emerging Data Provider team is made up of a group of diverse and enthusiastic engineers with a passion for solving difficult engineering problems. We foster a culture of innovation, experimentation and continuous growth. Our mission is to deliver data needed to build new delightful customer experiences on Prime Video. We build data processing pipelines which extract metadata that powers experimental features on Prime Video clients. We also build data retrieval services and client libraries to reduce total cost of ownership for Prime Video client teams.
You will work as part of one of our small Agile teams, launching and growing new initiatives for Amazon's global business. As an engineer, you can be involved in every aspect of the process - from idea generation, business analysis and technical design through to development and deployment across a variety of technologies - giving you a real sense of ownership. Together we build systems which meet high standards of performance and reliability and operate at massive scale.
Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. Protecting your privacy and the security of your data is a longstanding top priority for Amazon. Please consult our Privacy Notice to know more about how we collect, use and transfer the personal data of our candidates. BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
• Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
• Bachelor's degree in computer science related fields OR equivalent experience in software development PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
• Previous technical internship(s)
• Experience building data processing applications using Apache Spark
• Experience in data manipulation and analysis.
• Experience with AWS
• Experience with Scala
• Experience building Machine Learning Models
• Experience operating and maintaining production software.
• Linux/UNIX (command-line tools, shell scripts, operations).