The AWS Security Token Service (STS) is a public, globally-distributed web service that allows AWS customers to request billions of temporary, limited-privilege credentials per day. Customers depend on STS for identity federation using industry-standard open protocols such as SAML and OIDC as well as Login with Amazon, Google and Facebook. We are looking for engineers who can help us build new and exiting features that can scale.
You'll be part of a world-class team in a fast-paced environment that has the entrepreneurial feel of a start-up. This is an opportunity to operate and engineer systems on a massive scale, and to gain top-notch experience in cloud computing. You'll be surrounded by people who are wickedly smart, passionate about cloud computing, and believe that world class service is critical to customer success. You will design and build the operational scalability that sustains the platform's insane growth. You will measure your success and it will be visible.
What does it take to thrive as a Software Developer Engineer in STS? You need to be creative, responsible, and curious while leading the team to move quickly in turning code into customer solutions. You’re excited about designing and implementing solutions that scale. You're able to think about business opportunities, operational issues, and system architecture in the course of a single conversation. You’re looking for a team of bright, capable engineers to work with in implementing your vision and you want to both teach and learn from other developers around you.