Returning Candidate?

Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
Posted Date 
Amazon Web Services, Inc.
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 

Job Description

Come and join, AWS Organizations! We’re a new administrative capability that allows customers to organize and control multiple AWS accounts centrally. With Organizations, customers can hierarchically organize and manage their AWS accounts, and then set controls to meet the budgetary, security, and compliance needs of their business. Check out more information about AWS Organizations here: .
We’re looking for SDEs to work on real world problems on a global scale, own their systems end to end and influence the direction of our technology that impacts hundreds of millions customers around the world. At Amazon an SDE can expect to design flexible and scalable solutions, and work on some of the most complex challenges in large-scale computing by utilizing your skills in data structures, algorithms, and object oriented programming. Joining AWS Organizations gives you the opportunity to work on a small development team building secure, reliable, and scalable features that AWS customers are clamoring for.
You will have the opportunity to drive mission critical projects, work with senior and principal engineers, mentor junior level developers, and interview SDE candidates as we grow our team. You will get in on the ground floor of building Organizations software systems that are core to the operation of AWS!

Position Responsibilities:
· Collaborate in the design, implementation, and deployment of successful internet-scale systems and services in support of our commerce operations and the businesses they support.
· Help define our secure, scalable, distributed and event-driven systems.
· Work with extraordinary teams delivering demanding projects.
· Functionally decompose complex problems into simple, straight-forward solutions.
· Understand system interdependencies and limitations.
· Share your knowledge of the most effective performance, scalability, architecture, and engineering patterns and methods.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline/experience
· 5+ years industry experience working with Object Oriented Programming Languages in a Distributed Network setting
· Basic working knowledge of a scripting language such as Python, Ruby, or Perl
· Familiarity with Object Oriented Design patterns, as well as Test Driven Development
· Strong verbal and written communication skills
· Previous participation in an Agile development process

Preferred Qualifications

· 6-10 years industry experience working with Service Oriented Architectures, particularly those based on RESTful APIs.
· Prior experience building fault-tolerant resilient systems (highly available cloud applications, power grid applications, etc.)
· Thorough knowledge of and practice with Object-Oriented Design patterns
· Relentless Customer Focus
· Excellent analytical/problem solving skills
• Strong analytical abilities and design skills.
• Strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive.