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Software Development Engineer (Vancouver, Canada)

Full Time
2 days ago
It's no secret that Amazon relies on its technology to deliver millions of packages every day to its customers - on time, with low cost. At Amazon Freight, we are leveraging this technical and operational expertise to reinvent the freight transportation business ( Amazon Freight's mission is to build the most efficient and optimal transportation solution on the planet, using our technology and engineering muscle as our biggest advantage. Our technical journey has just started, and this is your chance to be part of a fast-growing business with a number of foundational problems to solve to help get the business to scale.
The Amazon Freight Platform is looking for bright and excited engineers to join our platform team to build key backend services that will help us scale to a billion dollar business. "


  • Bachelor's degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field and two years of experience in the job offered or a related occupation as equivalent to the Master's degree •
  • Design and development experience with at least one object-oriented language • 1+ years of experience in front end and back end software development experience including Object Oriented Development (primarily JAVA) or equivalent programming languages, HTML, CSS, Javascript, and react •
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices in software development, coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processing, testing and operations •
  • Experience in data structures and algorithm design, and problem solving


  • Experience building and operating highly available, 24x7 services
  • Experience with workflow technologies
  • Experience building and operating globally distributed systems
  • Strong, object-oriented and coding skills (Java or C# on Linux platform)

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Software and Programming