Wednesday, September 13, 2023 at 10:00:49 PM Coordinated Universal Time
United Kingdom England UK, Birmingham UK, London


10,001+ employees · Entertainment Providers

About the job

Job Summary


Come build the future of entertainment with us! Are you interested in shaping the future of movies and television? Do you want to define the next generation of how and what Amazon customers are watching?

Prime Video is a premium streaming service that offers customers a vast collection of TV shows and movies - all with the ease of finding what they love to watch in one place. We offer customers thousands of popular movies and TV shows from Originals and Exclusive content to exciting live sports events. We also offer our members the opportunity to subscribe to add-on channels which they can cancel at any time and to rent or buy new release movies and TV box sets on the Prime Video Store. Prime Video is a fast-paced, growth business - available in over 240 countries and territories worldwide. The team works in a dynamic environment where innovating on behalf of our customers is at the heart of everything we do. If this sounds exciting to you, please read on.

Key job responsibilities

You will work as part of one of our small Agile teams, launching and growing new initiatives for Amazon's global business. As an engineer, you can be involved in every aspect of the process - from idea generation, business analysis and technical design through to development and deployment across a variety of technologies - giving you a real sense of ownership. Together we build systems which meet high standards of performance and reliability and operate at massive scale.

A day in the life

As an engineer, you will work with some of the best software engineers in the world to deliver new customer experiences and build highly scalable services to support millions of customers every day. You will get to use a mix of technologies, building on AWS as much as possible. You will also champion what is best for customers and help promote engineering best practices.

About The Team

We are looking for Software Development Engineers to join the TVOD Commerce team. We own the renting and buying experience for customers worldwide. We engage customers with relevant and personalized TVOD offers, promotions, and bundles at competitive prices; making it simple for customers to purchase content; and manage their video libraries. We see an opportunity in introducing existing Prime customers to TVOD as well as using TVOD to be introduced to Prime and other Amazon products.

We are a team of engineers and product managers who are passionate about our customers and streaming video. We believe that by working hard and having fun, we will delight our customers -- and make history in the process.

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 related fields OR equivalent experience in software development

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience building open source, commercial, or personal projects
  • Knowledge of one or more scripting languages
  • Experience building on AWS using S3, EC2, DynamoDB, Lambda, SNS, SQS, API Gateway, etc.
  • Experience using software version control tools

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Company - Amazon Dev Centre (London) Ltd

Job ID: A2235654