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Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer

Job ID 
550163
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
10/3/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
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Job Description

Amazon Web Services is looking for software engineers to help us define and build the cloud. The Elastic Block Store (EBS) service delivers high performance virtualized storage "in the cloud" for EC2. Durable storage is a key building block for any application and as a member of the EBS team you will work alongside other outstanding engineers to develop one of the largest storage services in the world.

As a member of the EBS team, you will have strong ownership over the design, implementation, and operation of a massive scale distributed system. You will work closely with a tight, agile team that ships. You will be able to see the impact your code has on real customers such as the recently launched provisioned IOPS. You will also have the opportunity to work across a range of technologies, from Java-based distributed systems using SQL and NoSQL datastores, low level high performance storage systems in C/C++, to massive real time data analytics.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field, or 7+ years relevant work experience
  • Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithm design and problem solving
  • Experience with at least one additional modern programming language such as C++, C#, or Java

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well in a team
  • Strong customer focus, ownership, urgency and drive.
  • Experience building and operating online services and fault-tolerant distributed systems
  • Experience leading teams through incremental and turnaround projects
  • Graduate degree (MS/PhD) a plus.

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

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