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Senior Software Development Engineer, Infrastructure

Senior Software Development Engineer, Infrastructure

Job ID 
335545
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
1/16/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 
North American Teams - AWS

Job Description

The Amazon Infrastructure team is looking for an experienced, high-caliber software developer to build a massive scale distributed infrastructure. Amazon’s Infrastructure Team is creating one of the largest E-Commerce companies in the world. Amazon.com has millions of customers and developers all over the world who rely on our storage, compute, and virtualized services via Amazon Web Services. Our success depends on our world-class network infrastructure; we're handling massive scale and rapid integration of emergent technologies. Our goal is to become the Infrastructure Platform for the world.

As a Software Development Engineer for Infrastructure you will be building and operating systems that enable us to drive Amazon web services, operate Amazon Infrastructure, and provide an interface for customers (both internal and external) to consume infrastructure directly without human intervention.
To succeed in this role, you must be passionate about delivering high-quality designs and components. You must be creative in solving hard problems in the Infrastructure space and unafraid to think out-of-the-box.

Basic Qualifications

  • OO design and coding skills developing reusable web application
  • Experience on solving complex architecture and business problems.
  • Experience translating design mockups and prototypes into working application designs
  • Experience building large-scale applications in a Linux environment
  • 4+ years of software development experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in computer science or a similar degree.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with Java and Ruby
  • Familiarity with Ruby on Rails 3.0.
  • Familiarity with Web Services
  • Familiarity with database programming
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Strong customer focus
  • Master degree, preferably in computer science or a similar degree

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