Full Time

Software Engineer – Amazon Jobs in California

Posted 1 year ago
$15 - $20 per hour

Job Description

Job Type: Software Engineer Amazon Jobs
Location: California work from home
Company: Amazon


Seeking a technical visionary to assist Amazon in developing the next-generation marketing technology to engage hundreds of millions of valuable customers with personalized and emotionally-resonant products, services, and benefits, thereby enhancing the best-in-class shopping experience.

This Senior Engineer will assist in defining our technology road map, determining our technical direction, leading the execution of building and operating a highly scalable and maintainable engineering platform, and utilizing measurement insights gained through experimentation to drive continued technology advancement through rapid iterations.


  • As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be a key member of a team of talented and experienced cross-disciplinary professionals responsible for conceiving and implementing innovative technology solutions to deliver the best consumer-facing programs.
  • You will be responsible for defining solutions, developing prototypes, deriving insights from big data and experiments, creating solutions that are dependable, scalable, and maintainable, and achieving operational excellence in production.
  • As part of this role, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with multiple teams and gain a comprehensive understanding of our entire organization.
  • Those who are eager to learn and inquisitive (required) will have the rare opportunity to delve deeply into a variety of exciting new fields, including super low-latency computing, big data, artificial intelligence, and other cutting-edge frontier technologies.
  • You will have direct control over the design and architecture of new shopping experiences-generating components. Both customer satisfaction and software quality are important to us; we do not prioritize one over the other.
  • We seek a candidate with a track record of developing highly scalable, global software solutions.
  • In addition, you must be able to influence and deliver exceptional web-based user experiences.
  • Work with product management and executive teams’ key stakeholders to define strategy and requirements.
  • Lead cross-functional new technology development from inception to delivery
  • Work with remote teams to deliver launch-supporting software and services on time.
  • Regularly update senior management on status, risks, and change management.

About the group

Teams from LEO Tech develop a marketing platform (middle funnel) for internal Amazon product teams to target customers. Our pipelines process petabyte-scale datasets, extract and index actionable insights that drive high-value actions for our customers, personalize their Amazon experience, and improve engagement across a large number of our new products.

The sustainability and quality of life of the developers is one of our team’s primary concerns. We have a fantastic team culture to onboard new engineers and assist them in delivering customer impact. We hold monthly dinners and events to celebrate our achievements.


  • Four plus years of professional experience in software development
  • Three or more years of experience programming in at least one software programming language
  • Contributing to the system design or architecture (architecture, design patterns, reliability, and scalability) for at least two years.
  • Experience as a mentor, tech lead, OR engineering team leader.
  • Contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability, and scalability) of new and existing systems for a minimum of two years.
  • 3+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language including object-oriented design, such as Java, C++, or C#.
  • Four plus years of professional experience in software development
  • Two or more years of experience as a mentor, technical lead, or engineering team leader.


  • Technical leadership and architecture of solutions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Strong technical judgment combined with a fervent focus on the customer.
  • A comprehensive comprehension of software engineering procedures, analysis &, patterns, and algorithms.
  • Knowledge of rapid iteration
  • Excellent communication
  • AWS expertise