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Audible, Inc. is a digital media company that provides daily spoken word entertainment service to millions of listeners around the world. Audible offers the worldA?s largest catalogue of audiobooks and is quickly becoming the premier destination for news, comedy, original shows, and more. Join us in helping to bring inspiration and entertainment to our growing base of global listeners. You are talented, adaptable, and flexible. WeA?re looking for creative, open:minded Android software development engineers to help build technologies that continuously improve the Audible listening experience. While focusing on Android development, youA?ll build and scale mobile software, and coordinate cross:functionally by integrating new features, maintaining high performance, and creating intuitive interfaces. Audible is rapidly growing our scope across engineering and tech, acquisitions, content creation, global access, recording, and streaming capabilities. Together, well continue to expand the listening experience and create life:changing technologies on behalf of customers. Our recent innovations include short form Channels (currently in Beta), audio/e:reader synchronization using Whispersync for Voice, and our content production marketplace, ACX. Your role may also involve integration of Audible software with first to market Amazon products like Echo, Alexa, and Kindle your role: Youll have ownership over software, which includes extensions across concept, design, execution, and support services with a high standards of operational excellence.From the ground up, youA?ll build innovations like Channels (currently in Beta) and Whispersync for Voice.Youll partner with product management to collect data, test, and launch software that wows our community and inspires your peers with proven results.Youll explore and self:teach, bringing questions and solutions to the table.Youll stay ahead of tools, trends, technologies and the most standard methodologies both industry:wide and within Amazon, sharing your knowledge in a meaningful way that impacts the group.Youll employ evidence:based techniques and working:backwards vision for positive social impact.You possess proven ability to work on a diverse team.Professional experience with mobile development in AndroidStrong knowledge of data structures and algorithmsExperience designing for performance, scalability, and availabilityStrong problem solving skillsA?adaptable, enthusiastic and willing to take ownershipGreat communication skillsA?ability to think creatively and adapt the message to the audienceA Computer Science degree, related credits, or equivalent training.At least one app in the Google Play Store or Amazon App Store.Understanding of web services patterns such as REST and other client/server interaction models.Experience working with high volume scalable service oriented architecture (SOA).Personalization, distributed systems, Amazon Web Services.Digital:media delivery, HTTP Adaptive Streaming, HLS, HDS, Smooth Streaming, MPEG, AAC and MP3 processing.Experience with Scrum/Agile development methodologies.Experience with modern distributed version control systems such as Git.Benefits: We have a comprehensive benefits package but here are some of the fun perks: All the snacks you can eat25 fitness reimbursementEndless company sponsored eventsTransit reimbursement, paid parkingTuition assistanceAnnual Amazon discountAccess to Amazon Web Services and much more...Audible, Inc. is the worldA?s largest seller and producer of spoken audio entertainment, information and educational programming. Since inventing and commercializing the first portable digital audio player in 1997, our focus on technological innovation and superior programming has earned us millions of subscribers around the world. WeA?re an Amazon subsidiary with a presence on three different continents, yet we maintain a startup vibe and small company feel. We offer more than 300,000 downloadable audiobooks, audio editions of


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