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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
489904
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
12/13/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
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Job Description

The AWS Anti-DDoS/WAF team protects customers of Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Amazon retail by providing services to detect and filter malicious web requests. In addition to developing technology to mitigate DDoS attempts against Amazon and its customers, we also protect the application layer via AWS WAF.
We are expanding rapidly and will launch an exciting new AWS service in 2017. We are looking for highly talented, motivated and innovative team players who are capable of operating in a fast-paced environment.
The AWS Anti-DDoS/WAF team is responsible for combating threats from the Internet against Amazon and its customers. We develop systems to monitor and defend one of the largest, distributed networks in the world. Our tools detect, diagnose DDoS attacks and respond to security threats in real-time, ensuring the fastest possible response to threats aimed at AWS infrastructure and applications. We are highly customer centric and work closely with them to develop new features that serve their needs.
Why should you join us?
  • You will play a lead role in a brand new team and influence how we design, develop, build, deploy and support a new AWS service.
  • You will design and apply advanced security techniques that defend some of the Internet’s largest businesses from bad actors and malicious requests.
  • We care about both delighting customers and building high-quality software.
  • We offer a fast-paced environment with a start-up atmosphere. We ship code every day.

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

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in computer science or equivalent
  • 7+ years software development experience
  • Expert Programming ability in Java or C/C++
  • Deep understanding of object oriented design and development
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Experience leading and influencing teams of developers to deliver global, highly available, highly scalable services.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with one or more general purpose programming such as Java, C/C++, C#, Python, JavaScript, or Go.
  • Experience working with web application development
  • Experience working in Linux based environments.
  • Familiar with Web Service Design and Implementation
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well in a team.