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Amazon

Solutions Architect III

Location
Vancouver, BC
Details
Full Time
Yesterday
DESCRIPTION
Terms of employment: Full time, permanent

Job location: 510 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, V6B 0M3

Help mold the future of the Smart Home segment with global device makers by bringing more Alexa-ready devices to customers with the Alexa Connect Kit. If you have the right blend of passion, enthusiasm, curiosity and creativity, coupled with strong technical skills, you may be right for the Sr. Solutions Architect role on the Alexa Connect Kit team.

The Alexa Connect Kit (ACK) is a new way for device makers to connect devices to Alexa more quickly and economically without worrying about managing cloud services, writing an Alexa skill, or developing complex networking and security firmware. ACK enables device makers to make any device an Alexa-connected smart device via a hardware module and access to the ACK cloud service. In this role, you will wear many hats, including technical advisor, hardware engineer and software developer. You must possess a unique combination of deep technical skills and business acumen as well as a do-whatever-it-takes attitude to ensure our partners are able to deliver a delightful end user experience.

Key Responsibilities:
• Engage with OEMs, partner engineers, developers and project managers to bring compelling Alexa Connect Kit enabled devices to customers worldwide.
• Actively identify opportunities to deliver experiences that demonstrate what is possible on Amazon devices and services
• Developing unique, compelling and exciting presentations and demonstrations of new Amazon technologies
• Delivering persuasive, passionate, high impact, high quality presentations to senior decision makers
• Document best practices and create development resources that can be used by other developers.
Salary Range: $112,400 to $187,700/yr, commensurate with experience #0000

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
• BA/BS degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field, or equivalent practical experience
• 5+ years of experience in computer architecture and embedded systems
• 5+ years of embedded development experience in C
• 5+ years of experience with writing low-level drivers, interrupt service routines and general troubleshooting/debugging with hardware
• Authorized to work in Canada without sponsorship
• Demonstrated effectiveness working across multiple business units to achieve results
• Strong problem-solving skills; the ability to analyze problems and develop actionable and appropriate tactical plans quickly

Language required for job: English

Benefits: Amazon provides a full range of benefits for our global employees and their eligible family members. Eligible employees may also receive signing bonuses and Amazon Restricted Stock Units. This position is eligible for further pay increases and bonuses at the company's discretion. While they might vary from location to location, Amazon benefits for Canada may include:
• Health Care
• Savings Plans
• Income Protection
• Paid Time Off
• Employee Stock
• Signing Bonuses

Amazon offers competitive packages, growth potential and a challenging and exciting work environment. Amazon and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity Employers. Visit www.Amazon.com/careers for more information. #0000

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Applicants must meet all qualifications Above

Benefits: Amazon provides a full range of benefits for our global employees and their eligible family members. Eligible employees may also receive signing bonuses and Amazon Restricted Stock Units. This position is eligible for further pay increases and bonuses at the company's discretion. While they might vary from location to location, Amazon benefits for Canada may include:
• Health Care
• Savings Plans
• Income Protection
• Paid Time Off
• Employee Stock
• Signing Bonuses

Amazon offers competitive packages, growth potential and a challenging and exciting work environment. Amazon and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity Employers. Visit www.Amazon.com/careers for more information. #0000

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