Our mission: To be Earth's most customer-centric company.
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 including Amazon Originals and exclusive licensed 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.
The challenges SDEs solve for at Amazon are big and impact millions of customers, sellers, and products around the world. We’re looking for individuals who are excited by the idea of creating new products, features, and services from scratch while managing ambiguity and the pace of a company whose ship cycles are measured in weeks, not years.
If this is you, come chart your own path at Amazon!
To qualify, applicants should have non-internship professional software development experience.
Key job responsibilities
Collaborate with experienced cross-disciplinary Amazonians to conceive, design, and bring to market innovative products and services.
Design and build innovative technologies in a large distributed computing environment and help lead fundamental changes in the industry.
Create solutions to run predictions on distributed systems with exposure to innovative technologies at incredible scale and speed.
Build distributed storage, index, and query systems that are scalable, fault-tolerant, low cost, and easy to manage/use.
Ability to design and code the right solutions starting with broadly defined problems.
Work in an agile environment to deliver high quality software.
A day in the life
As an engineer, you will work with some of the best software engineers in the world to deliver new customer experiences and build highly scalable services to support millions of customers every day. You will get to use a mix of technologies, building on AWS as much as possible. You will also champion what is best for customers and help promote engineering best practices.
About the team
Within Amazon Video, the Subscription Retention team is responsible for ensuring that our customers are always getting the best value for their subscriptions including sport league passes. We build customer models that help us understand and predict customer behaviour. We use those models to personalize the experience for customers when they want to manage their subscriptions. We are a full stack team who work on data modelling technologies, middle tier services and customer facing experiences for web, living room devices (smart TVs, gaming consoles etc.) and mobile apps (iOS, Android) to our customers in 200+ countries.
- 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
• Experience with distributed, multi-tiered systems, algorithms, and relational databases
• Experience in optimization mathematics such as linear programming and nonlinear optimization
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