Posted: Thursday, October 5, 2017 1:56 PM
Have you ever ordered a product from Amazon and been amazed at how fast it gets to you? Every day Amazon engineers are relentlessly working to increase the accuracy in our supply chain processes. Every optimization we make has a positive impact on our ability to offer the most competitive prices to our customers. AmazonA?s success comes through relentlessly caring about the positive impacts we can have on our customer experience. We use algorithms, processes, automation and more to achieve this goal.The Supply Chain Optimization Technology (SCOT) manages inventory under uncertainty of demand, pricing, promotions, supply, vendor lead times, and product life cycle. We optimize tradeoffs among customer promise, Fast Track in:stock, sourcing cost, transportation cost, holding cost, inventory obsolescence, FC capacity, and FC location. In addition, SCOT automates and optimizes Amazons global supply chain for physical goods.Our Efficiency team is focused on finding the optimization opportunities within most of the software services in SCOT teams. Taking those opportunities and converting them into real gains in terms of hardware savings and efficiency. This Senior role includes but not limited to software/tools development, adoption of existing tools, deep diving, architectural changes, collaborating with software service teams. If youre ready for your next challenge and want to be part of a forward:thinking and cutting:edge efficiency team, then we want to speak with youThis is your chance to make a direct impact to Amazons operations and supply chain optimization technology.Efficiency Team is looking for a highly talented Senior Software Engineer to help solving problems such as:: Capture and analyze data to improve efficiency of the supply chain pipeline/transportation and Supply Chain in real time.: Help optimize processes through tracking, analysis and automation.If you are a Senior Software Engineer interested in developing measurable results impacting millions, we want to talk to you. As a successful candidate you will be able to create pragmatic solutions for complex business problems, enjoy working closely with operations technology teams to optimize processes. BachelorA?s Degree in Computer Science or equivalentAt least 10+ years work experience in a related fieldDemonstrated proficiency with Java, C++, Scala or similar modern programming languagesComputer Science fundamentals in object:oriented designComputer Science fundamentals in data structuresComputer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysisObsession with quality, operational excellence, and customer experienceExperience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customersKnowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operationsExperience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategyExperience mentoring junior software engineers to improve their skills, and make them more effective, product software engineersExperience influencing software engineers best practices within your teamHands:on expertise in many disparate technologies, typically ranging from front:end user interfaces through to back:end systems and all points in betweenBachelors degree in computer science or a related fieldAmazon is an Equal Opportunity:Affirmative Action Employer : Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.
• Location: Seattle
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