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Senior Software Development Engineer - AWS Elastic Block Store (EBS)

Senior Software Development Engineer - AWS Elastic Block Store (EBS)

Job ID 
446883
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
9/20/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
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Job Description

Be a part of the team that drives improvements to the performance, availability, scalability, and durability of EBS volumes. This is an opportunity to lead a team working to build infrastructure for big data collection, analytics, and machine learning that will help shape the future of EBS while working with thought leaders across all of AWS. You’ll have the opportunity interact with customers to ensure their needs are met; clear, professional communication with developer customers is an important part of the job.

Amazon Web Services is looking for experienced engineering leaders to help us define and build the future of computing. The AWS Elastic Block Store (EBS) service delivers high performance virtualized storage "in the cloud" for EC2. As a member of the EBS team you'll work alongside outstanding engineers and leaders to develop and operate one of the largest storage services in the world. The ideal candidate will be excited about the incredible opportunity cloud computing and big data represent, and thrive on building and driving great teams to deliver high quality software. This is a fast paced environment that requires strong technical and business judgment and great communication skills.

Consult the following links to find out more about the exciting work being done in Elastic Block Store.

What is EBS and what do we do?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DKftR47Ljvw

AWS blog post about larger and faster EBS volumes:
https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/aws/now-available-16-tb-and-20000-iops-elastic-block-store-ebs-volumes/

CrowdStrike re:Invent presentation about running Cassandra on EBS:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1R-mgOcOSd4

How Amazon Web Services Uses Formal Methods:
http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/um/people/lamport/tla/formal-methods-amazon.pdf

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.

Basic Qualifications

  • 6-8 years of experience as professional software engineer
  • 3+ years delivering core systems and/or kernel components in C/C++

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with multithreaded concurrent processing
  • Experience with storage technologies including magnetic and solid-state
  • Experience developing core systems or kernel components
  • Experience operating enterprise-scale distributed systems
  • Background with scalable storage solutions
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