Software Development Engineer

Amazon.Com, Inc. Boston , MA 02298

Posted 1 week ago

Who We Are?

We are passionate engineers interested in simplifying complex problems and focusing on improving sellers, buyers and operation customer experience.

What is Global Mile?

Global Mile team is chartered with solutions for international movement of shipments which can originate from any place on earth, cross the international border and be delivered in a different part of planet. There are variety of ways in which we can import shipments from vendors/sellers to our warehouses and export package from one country to another through several intermediate locations to deliver it to our international customer.

There are millions of such packages, each with different attributes, delivery requirements and international commerce and customs constraints. What results is a complex graph of source, intermediate and destination nodes with their arcs crossing international borders and associated with different costs and transit times. Accounting for all these constraints and maximizing the number of shipments shipped, while minimizing cost, providing a variety of customer delivery options and maximizing delivery performance is our primary focus. Our touch every single package that travels internationally which mandates of highly available and scalable .

Who we're looking for:

We are looking for highly talented software development engineers who are passionate not only about architecting and large scale technology solutions but also innovating and providing directions to our business in the domain of imports and exports logistics. We have many key initiatives lined-up to support our rapid evolution and growth of cross border transportation network by solving some of the most challenging problems in this domain.

Who You Are

Strong understanding of database theory and experience with at least one relational or non-relational data store technology

Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills

Obsession with quality and customer experience - Attention to detail coupled with ability to think abstract

Why you'll love it:

Our touch every single package that travels internationally which mandates of highly available and scalable . We are software at scale in a way the industry never face before. Our team is focused on the best and our weekly learning series and mentoring program are key for this success. You will also have the opportunity to participate in our organization hackathon and our weekly board game night.


Maternity and Parental Leave

Amazon offers a range of fully paid Maternity and Parental Leave options for parents prior to, and following, the birth or adoption of a child. This includes our industry unique "Leave Share" option and a flexible return-to-work program known as "Ramp ." Parental options require at least one year of continuous by the date of a child's birth or adoption placement. Learn more here.

Adoption Assistance

Amazon offers adoption assistance for qualified domestic and international adoption expenses including attorney fees, court costs, and travel.

We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.

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

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science related fields OR 1+ years equivalent experience in software development

  • 5+ years of software development experience in object-oriented design and coding in Java, C++, or C#

By submitting your application here, you can apply once to be considered for multiple Software Engineer openings across various Amazon teams. If you are successful in passing through the initial application review and assessment, you will be asked to submit your career and personal preferences so that our dedicated recruiters can match you to the right role based on these preferences.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, visit .

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