Amazon.com Software Development Engineer – Cloud Services (Text-to-Speech) in Gdansk, Poland
Want to work on one of the coolest and most innovative pieces of technology in the recent years? We built the state-of-the-art Text-to-Speech system and cloud services Amazon Polly and Amazon Alexa. Our technology is available through Amazon Web Services (AWS) and powers devices such as Amazon Echo, Echo Dot, Tap, Fire Tablets and FireTV. And this is just the beginning. We’re on to build the Star Trek computer and you have a chance to be part of this. Come join us, together we will revolutionize the way people interact with devices and services! We are inventing the future.
As part of our development team, you will work alongside other Software Development Engineers who are experts in areas spanning from distributed systems to responsive web UIs. You will be responsible for leading the development and launch of core product features. You will have significant influence on our overall strategy by helping define these product features, drive the system architecture, and spearhead the best practices that enable a quality product.
The ideal candidate is clearly passionate about new opportunities and has a demonstrable track record of success in delivering new features and products. A commitment to teamwork and strong communication skills are absolute requirements. Creating reliable, scalable, and high performance products requires exceptional technical expertise, a sound understanding of the fundamentals of Computer Science, and practical experience building modern interfaces targeting a wide array of platforms.
3+ years of industry experience
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithm design, and problem solving
Proficiency in at least one modern programming language: Java, C/C++, C#
Fluency in English
Experience in building and maintaining distributed systems and web APIs
Proficiency in at least one scripting language such as Python or Ruby
Experience in working with Linux/Unix systems
Experience with Node.js for setting up and maintaining assets building pipelines
AMZR Req ID: 494287
External Company URL: www.amazon.com