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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
273647
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
6/19/2014
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
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Job Description

We are looking for Sr. Software Engineers with a strong sense of ownership and a passion for delivering creative solutions for complex problems on an unprecedented scale. Successful candidates must be innovative, flexible, self-directed, and able to design and write high-performance, reliable, maintainable code. The ability to function at a very high level in a fast paced environment along with a team of very talented engineers is essential.

If you enjoy working in a dynamic environment to deliver world class mission critical systems, this may be the career opportunity for you!

Basic Qualifications

BS in Computer Science, Computer or Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field plus at least one year of experience.
Solid knowledge of Computer Science fundamentals (object-oriented design, data structures and algorithm design)
Proficiency in, at least, one object oriented programming language such as C++ or Java

Preferred Qualifications

MS in Computer Science, Computer/Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field
Five years of progressively responsible work experience
Experience in building large scale distributed systems
Experience in scaling and performance tuning of large systems
Experience with AWS and other cloud technologies
Understanding of relational data modeling and SQL
Excellent communication and analytical skills
Experience developing software in a Unix/Linux environment
Maniacal Customer Obsession