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Sr. Software Engineer

Sr. Software Engineer

Job ID 
481905
Location 
US-VA-Herndon
Posted Date 
8/25/2017
Company 
Amazon Web Services, Inc.
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 
North American Teams - AWS

Job Description

Do you enjoying solving problems? Do you have a passion for learning exciting new technologies ? We are creating an Envision Engineering Center to rapidly build solutions that allow our customers to envision the 'art of the possible' when using AWS services ranging from IoT and Machine Learning to Voice Recognition (such as Amazon's popular virtual assistant devices) to solve their business problems.
We are looking for talented engineers who are customer obsessed, have an agile mindset, a strong experience in product development, and ability to dive deep. We love to talk to people who enjoy innovation and have a bias for action.
To be successful you will need be passionate, hard-working, and have experience building innovative applications that customers love. You will enjoy rapidly learning new technologies and solving technical challenges.

At AWS, we give you the opportunity to work with some of the brightest minds in the business and develop strong skills in architecting for the cloud, and deep hands on expertise in a wide range of AWS technologies. In addition, as a member of the Envision Engineering Center, you have access to the Cloud Innovation Lab, a unique offering within AWS.

Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience building successful production software systems
  • Experience with computer science fundamentals (based on a BS or MS in CS or related field)
  • Experience converting high-level product requirements into software architectures and designs
  • Experience defining system architectures and exploring technical feasibility tradeoffs
  • Experience in modern programming languages (Java, Python, Ruby On Rails, JavaScript)

Preferred Qualifications

  • MS in Computer Science, Math, Engineering or related field
  • Experience with AWS APIs
  • Demonstrated ability to mentor other software developers to maintain architectural vision and software quality
For more information: https://aws.amazon.com/government-education/

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

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