Are you a software engineer wanting to revolutionize the way people consume cloud computing resources on the world’s largest dynamically priced market? Want to design and build highly scalable software that makes all of this happen on a global scale? Come join the EC2 Spot team!
Amazon’s Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) enables customers of all sizes to run their applications on our industry leading cloud infrastructure. Customers around the world – from startups, to research institutes, to established enterprises – use EC2 Spot to rapidly turbo boost their compute capacity, while staying on budget and saving up to 90% of EC2 costs. EC2 Spot enables customers to set the price they are willing to pay for compute resources, allowing them to run their workloads on spare EC2 capacity at an average of 70-90% savings. You can learn more about our product at https://aws.amazon.com/ec2/spot/.
We are seeking customer obsessed and detail oriented software engineers who are passionate about building large scale software, enhancing customer experience, and growing the market segment share. The successful candidate will have strong technical leadership experience, and have a proven track-record to deliver results. If highly parallel systems, distributed functionality and difficult synchronization problems make you want to take control, we have the right challenge for you.
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Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field of studies
6+ years of industry software development experience using object oriented design patterns in JAVA, C# or C++
2+ years of experience in technical leadership on software engineering teams
Strong design, architecture and problem-solving skills
Excellent understanding of resource and design requirements for highly scalable systems
Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment
Strong desire to build, deliver results, take ownership, and drive projects
Experience with scripting languages, preferably RUBY or Python
Experience with the Linux operating system environment
Knowledge of system performance and operational readiness monitoring
Excellent written communication skills and verbal agility