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Sr. Software Development Engineer, Scout


Are you inspired by building new technologies to benefit customers? Do you dream of being at the forefront of and system technology? Would you enjoy working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, start-up like environment? If you answered yes to any of these then you're perfect for our Sr. Software Development position in our Scout team.

We’ve been hard at work developing a new, fully-electric delivery system -- Amazon Scout -- designed to get packages to customers using delivery devices. These devices were created by Amazon, are the size of a small cooler, and roll along sidewalks at a walking pace. We developed these devices at our research and development labs, ensuring the devices can safely and efficiently navigate around pets, pedestrians and anything else in their path.

The team shares a passion for innovation using advanced technologies, a love of solving complex challenges, and a desire to impact customers in a meaningful way. We're looking for individuals who like dealing with ambiguity, solving hard, large scale problems, and working in a startup like environment.

As part of the simulation team, you will be working on building a virtual world for development and testing of robot autonomy software. You will collaborate with leading experts in 3D reconstruction, computer vision, autonomy, and robotics to enable autonomous delivery at scale. You will be developing and deploying systems and algorithms to improve fidelity and accelerate creation of large-scale 3D reconstructions that underpin the robot simulation and operational maps.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Equivalent experience to a Bachelor's degree based on 3 years of work experience for every 1 year of education
  • 5+ years professional experience in software development
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals
  • Knowledge of C++


  • Experience in Computer graphics
  • Knowledge of any of the following areas: Distributed Systems, Machine learning or Computer vision
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs.
  • Ability to work on a diverse team or with a diverse range of coworkers.  


Sr. Software Development Engineer, Scout

Kokopäiväinen, Vakituinen

Julkaistu 18.01.2022

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