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Software Development Engineer II

Software Development Engineer II

Job ID 
513200
Location 
US-MA-Cambridge
Posted Date 
5/23/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Java/Python Software Developer at Amazon Web Services in Kendall Square, Cambridge, MA..

Brand new team - 100% New Development!!

We are building a brand new service within the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Development Center located in Kendall Square and are seeking a talented and passionate Software Development Engineer.

As a Software Engineer in this office, you will design and build a new service that will help large enterprise companies migrate their computing to AWS. Delivering a reliable and high-performance service at AWS scale requires engineers with extraordinary technical expertise and boundless creativity. At Amazon, we also expect engineers like you to interact with customers, to understand our business goals, and to innovate rapidly, delivering high-quality and ground-breaking functionality.

What does it take to thrive as a developer at AWS? You need to be creative, responsible, and curious while working with others to move quickly in turning code into customer solutions. You’re excited about rolling up your sleeves, implementing big ideas, and learning from those around you. You want the opportunity to grow your technical and professional skills while helping AWS grow. You relish the opportunity to dig into challenging operational issues and to help customers build the next generation of web applications. You’re somebody who knows how to be both productive and have fun with others.

Basic Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
  • BS degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
  • 5+ years professional experience in commercial or web-scale system software development and delivery
  • Proficiency in a modern programming language such as C, C++, C#, Java, or Python
  • Understanding of scalable computing systems, software architecture, data structures, and algorithms
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering best practices for the full software development life cycle
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills, with excellent problem solving abilities

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience building and operating scalable infrastructure software or distributed systems
  • Understanding of storage performance challenges and their solutions
  • Experience with big data solutions
  • Knowledge of Machine Learning fundamentals
  • Experience in Agile/SCRUM enterprise-scale software development
  • Familiar with building secure software using modern security principles
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment

Resumes can be sent to bostonjobs@amazon.com or via our career site for consideration


For more information on Amazon Web Services please visit: http://aws.amazon.com/


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




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