Graduate Software Development Engineer
Our vision is to be Earth’s most customer-centric company; to build a place where people can come to find and discover anything they might want to buy online. To help achieve our vision, Amazon Selection Contribution Platform (SCP) is offering varied opportunities for outstanding software developers to use patented technology to turn the art of retailing into a science. Our engineers have the opportunity to build massively distributed systems to automatically build the world’s best product catalogue, a catalogue that includes every item and service that Amazon sells. To build these applications at Internet-scale on cloud-based architectures we use several key technologies including: Large Scale Computing, Distributed Systems, Data Mining, Optimization, Machine Learning, relational and non-relational database technology, and AWS.
Alongside the exceptional opportunities for you to grow your technical and non-technical skills, we’ll make sure you’re well rewarded. As well as a competitive salary and stock units we offer a range of other benefits, including healthcare and an employee discount. Not to mention the excellent long-term development prospects you’d expect from one of the world’s leading online retailers.
You will be joining a high performing team that you will grow and innovate with. You will drive your own learning and development with guidance and coaching from your manager, buddy and colleagues around you. Amazon provides a huge array of career development opportunities that provide the long-term development prospects you’d expect from one of the world’s leading online businesses.
We will also make sure you’re well rewarded. We offer a competitive salary, stock units and a range of other benefits, including healthcare and an employee discount. Not to mention a study support package and the excellent long-term development prospects you’d expect from one of the world’s leading online retailers.
Our Deadline is December 16th 2016. We would encourage you to apply early to avoid disappointment.
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. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.
All offers are conditional on references, verification of the right to work in the UK, and successful background screening check. This will include previous employment verification, qualification verification (if relevant) and a basic criminal check. Further details of this policy/procedure will be sent to you along with your conditional offer.
What are we looking for?
- You’ll be working towards or have obtained a 2.1 or above in Computer Science or as a postgraduate have a degree in a related discipline demonstrating
- A strong grounding in Computer Science and significant experience in Software Engineering. As for programming languages we’re ideally looking for people with skills in Java, Scala, Perl, Python & Ruby.
- If you are innovative, motivated, customer-focused and passionate about writing world-class software Selection Contribution Platform (SCP) is the place for you.
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