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Software Development Engineer - AbeBooks Inc.

AbeBooks

Software Development Engineer - AbeBooks Inc.

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Job ID: 1666101

AbeBooks is looking for a software development engineer with rich experience in designing, developing, and supporting multiple software intensive systems. We’re looking for full-stack engineers – you will be working with Linux, AWS, SQL, queues, REST services, Java, HTML and JavaScript. You will be successful if you:

- Have a strong sense of ownership and customer focus

- Care about code quality and readability

- Are comfortable working with data structures as much as discussing software development processes with your peers

- Get inspired by collecting product and system metrics, and by proposing improvements

- Persevere when troubleshooting build, deployment or live issues

- Take code review feedback gracefully and provide your feedback with abundance

- Love to see your code deployed, and want to see it happening more often


BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Mathematics or 1+ years of relevant work experience

Experience with an object oriented programming language


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Java ecosystem

JavaScript/Front End

AWS ecosystem

Devops tools and culture


About Us

AbeBooks, an Amazon company, connects millions of buyers with booksellers from around the world. We provide a marketplace for hundreds of millions of items that includes everything from exquisite manuscripts and long lost books from your childhood, to postcards from Mohandas Gandhi and signed first editions of “A Farewell to Arms”.


ABOUT THE JOB

AbeBooks’ mission is “to help people find and buy any book from any bookseller”. As a part of this mission we work daily to help customers discover our marketplace and the millions of books available from thousands of booksellers. This is challenging and equally rewarding for a truly global marketplace for rare and collectable books. We feel proud to provide a seamless experience to buyers from over 200 countries purchasing products from sellers representing over 60 countries. Our sites get millions of page views every day, and we promote millions of books across several marketing channels. We like to think we know what we’re doing, and we’re always keen on learning and improving.

As an seasoned engineer you will have an incredible opportunity to learn and navigate among dozens of products that make up AbeBooks marketplace. You will appreciate the complexity of the business domain, and learn to value simplicity in software intensive systems. You will dive deep into site orders, payments, scaling, email, and website UX. You will have the opportunity to work with Amazon teams and Amazon technologies as we take advantage of capabilities of our parent company. 


ABOUT ABEBOOKS

AbeBooks, an Amazon company, connects millions of buyers with booksellers from around the world. We provide a marketplace for hundreds of millions of items that includes everything from exquisite manuscripts and long lost books from your childhood, to postcards from Mohandas Gandhi and signed first editions of “A Farewell to Arms”.

Apply at: https://www.amazon.jobs/en/jobs/1666101/software-development-engineer


Additional Info

Job Type : Full-Time

Location : Remote, Victoria, BC

Experience Level : Intermediate Level

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