Amazon Corporate LLC Software Development Engineer, Amazon Prime Video in Seattle, Washington

Software Development Engineer, Amazon Prime Video Location: US-WA-Seattle Job ID: 648690 Company: : Amazon.com Services, Inc. Position Category: Software Development Job DescriptionPrime Video is disrupting the traditional television and movie industry with a massive library of high-quality media and reliable digital delivery. Our services are engineered for high availability, maximum reach, and cost savings we can pass on to customers. We enable the world to watch video instantly, from any device, whether on the road or from the comfort of a living room sofa. Today, we deliver Live Streams, Movies and TV shows to Windows and Mac PCs, portable devices, gaming consoles, smart phones, and smart TVs all over the world and we aspire to grow-- a lot. We are designing and building new software in the Prime Video Catalog space to launch Live Events and publish the Catalog at Amazon scale in near real-time. In this role, you will be engineering the complex systems that represent and assemble hundreds of thousands of live sporting events, live concerts and VOD for our global business by leveraging AWS technologies such as Lambda. You will manage content delivery to millions of customers across the globe who access the content over our ecosystem of clients including Fire TV, Web, Mobile, Game Console, and Living Room devices. We are looking for talented software development engineers who can contribute to our world-class engineering culture. We deliver meaningful results for customers while simultaneously investing in each team member's career and overall skill set. Domain-specific skills in video can be learned on the job. At Amazon, every engineer has the opportunity to positively impact millions of customers, and you will be called on to identify and realize these opportunities. Our team works end-to-end through the Amazon Video platform, and our team members have direct ownership of the customer experience. We embrace the challenges of a fast paced market and evolving technologies, paving the way to universal availability of video. You will be encouraged to see the big picture, be innovative, and positively impact millions of customers. This is a young and evolving business where creativity and drive can make a lasting impact on world-wide consumer entertainment. Successful candidates for this position will have a background in Java/C#/C++, and ideally some knowledge of Ruby and SQL. Equally important to these specific skills is a candidate's ability to multi-task, adapt quickly to new development environments and changing business requirements, learn new systems, gain new skills, create reliable & maintainable code, and find creative, scalable solutions to often difficult problems. The ability to communicate clearly and concisely both written and orally is a key competency as is demonstrable skill as a self-starter. We are looking for candidates who are passionate about delivering consistently great digital media experiences to our customers, particularly those who want to grow within a world-class engineering team. Basic QualificationsBasic Qual: 3+ years experience with Java, C# or C++ Data structures, algorithms, and object oriented design Knowledge of design patterns Bachelors degree in Computer Science or equivalent Preferred QualificationsPreferred Qual: Working knowledge of programming languages beyond Java, C or C++ (e.g. Ruby) Working knowledge of databases, service-oriented architectures, and highly-scaled distributed systems Excellent written and verbal communication Experience with Amazon Web Services Experience with mission critical, 24x7 systems Experience with high throughput cloud systems Relentless customer focus Excellent analytical skills Experience implementing and consuming large sc