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AbeBooks

Software Development Engineer - Mobile

Location
Vancouver, BC
Details
Full Time
17 hours ago
Want to transform the way people enjoy music and radio? Come join the team that brought Amazon Music, Spotify, Pandora, SiriusXM, Apple Music, TuneIn, Audible books, Kindle books, Podcasts, and more to Alexa customers. We are innovating and changing the way our customers interact with media services and devices!

Alexa Music team is responsible for the music experience for customers on the go. We define the customer experience for next generation of mobile devices. It is Day 1. Join us to become the founding member of a new initiative that involves Alexa, Music, mobile devices, and Internet of Things.

In this role, you will design, define, and deliver a new, greenfield product to enable music service providers like Spotify and Pandora to integrate and cast their music to Alexa Devices in a friction free and efficient way.

A day in the life
Work within your team of engineers, product management, other engineering teams, and 3rd party developers within an agile process to define stories and tasks, fix defects, build new functionality and support our new product.

About the hiring group
Alexa Music Casting SDK team is a new team with it's core in Vancouver that will be taking on a new mobile SDK product and some ownership of the Alexa Mobile app as well.

Job responsibilities
You will own the end to end solution to deliver the best customer experience for music and radio on the go. You will be working closely with business partners, product managers and engineering leaders from partner teams in Speech Recognition, Research Sciences team, Devices teams, and UX.

As Mobile Software Development Enginer (iOS or Android), you will be responsible for building innovative mobile applications, frameworks and SDKs. You will work with internal and external partners, take on challenging problems at scale, and given autonomy to deliver.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science (MS, Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, etc.)
• Some experience (industry, projects, or personal) of mobile (iOS/Android) software development
• Experience with the tools of the trade, including a variety of modern programming languages (Java, C#, Objective C, Swift)

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• MS, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, etc.
• 1+ years of industry experience developing mobile (iOS/Android) applications
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences
Category
Software and Programming