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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
530430
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
6/26/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
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Job Description

AWS EC2 is the largest public IaaS cloud in the world. In the most recent Gartner magic quadrant, AWS is shown to be the undisputed leader, and according to the detailed report, AWS has more than 10 times the compute capacity of the next 14 largest infrastructure vendors combined.
We are looking for a motivated and resourceful senior engineer to join our EC2 Windows virtualization and drivers team. We are currently building software for the bleeding-edge technology and looking for someone with an inclination to work in the Windows virtualization domain. Your work will include understanding operating system kernel, virtualization, Windows and driver technologies.
This is a hands-on position where you will be asked to do everything from building rock-solid components to formulating strategy and evangelizing technology, plus mentoring other engineers and providing training and support for our technologies. You should be a top notch software developer with a great track record of delivering, also excel in communication, leadership and customer focus.
If you want to test your limits and tackle technical challenges you won't find anywhere else, then come join our group.
Your responsibilities will include:
· Translation of complex functional and technical requirements into detailed architecture and design
· Be very hands-on; work with others on the engineering team to manage day-to-day development activities by leading architecture decisions, participating in designs, design review, code review, and implementation
· Deliver quality features on-time and on-budget and execute against project plans and delivery commitments
· Maintain current technical knowledge to support rapidly changing technologies

In joining our team, you'll enjoy a competitive salary, great benefits, a creative and comfortable work environment, and the exciting opportunity to be part of a fast-paced and growing technology company.

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

For more information on AWS EC2 Windows please visit: http://aws.amazon.com/windows/

Basic Qualifications

· Bachelor’s Degree in related field and 8+ years of experience
· Able to work with a minimum of technical supervision and supplemental engineering support, while responding efficiently to multiple priorities
· Work with engineering teams to design and optimize a wide variety of development projects using varied tools and practices
· Strong coding skills
· Experience with kernel development and Linux and/or Windows driver development
· Knowledge and experience with system-level APIs
· Good understanding of code efficiency, performance and PC hardware architecture

Preferred Qualifications

· Knowledge of Windows Internals
· Experience in virtualization technologies