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Programmer Analyst (Python) - Training & Certification

Programmer Analyst (Python) - Training & Certification

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US-CA-San Francisco
Posted Date 
Amazon Web Services, Inc.
Position Category 
Software Development
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Job Description

Do you often look at people's day to day work, do you often find yourself thinking, "This would be much faster if it were automated"? Do you love finding and removing inefficiencies within business processes, and helping key stakeholders do their jobs better, faster, and with higher quality?

The Programmer/Analyst position on the Training & Certification team at Amazon Web Services is responsible for building the tools required to publish and maintain technical training in a rapid, agile fashion. You will work with our Technical Architects and business stakeholders to design and implement code that supports tasks such as push-button publishing for hundreds of training courses in multiple languages; automated and continuous testing of lab environments and customer-facing code samples; and design of internal Web applications that replace manually maintained spreadsheets with automated workflows.

Basic Qualifications

  • Strong programming experience in one or more compiled or scripting languages, such as C#, Python, Java, or Ruby
  • Knowledge of DevOps CI/CD workflows
  • Experience with n-tier Web-based applications and REST-style protocols
  • Experience working with HTTP protocol and wire protocol debugging (using Fiddler2, WireShark, etc.)
  • Experience with one or more major development environments or tools, such as Visual Studio, PyCharm, or Eclipse
  • Experience with an agile development process, such as Scrum or Kanban
  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Information Systems, or a similar degree, or equivalent experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong Python programming skills (knowledge of Django a plus)
  • Prior experience with Jenkins and similar build automation infrastructures
  • Previous on the job experience with AWS, particularly AWS Lambda and DynamoDB
Location can be Seattle, WA or San Francisco, CA

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

"Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records."