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Systems Engineer

Systems Engineer

Job ID 
624652
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
4/16/2018

Job Description

Interested in working on products that are disrupting the data center software industry? Does solving hard technical challenges at extreme scale appeal to you? Do you like working on products that are providing real value to many customers? If so, please join us as we grow our team responsible for developing cutting edge cloud solutions.
The EC2 Server Provisioning team owns responsibility for the build automation of all EC2 virtual servers worldwide, involved in the build of all new AWS regions, and is driving new innovative ways to deliver compute services to our Customers.

Responsibilities include improving the operations by automating workflows; working with other teams in AWS to design systems and services for EC2 server provisioning; working with other engineers in AWS service teams to improve service scalability and performance.
Join us in Seattle! Amazon offers relocation packages!

Basic Qualifications

  • 3+ years of hands on experience developing automation to eliminate manual tasks - e.g., using shell scripting, Java, Ruby/C/C++/C#
  • Strong experience with backend systems development
  • Strong understanding of DNS, DHCP, TCPIP, Process Automation
  • BS in Computer Science, or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of hypervisors (such as Xen and HyperV)
  • Experience working with Linux operating systems
  • Experience with high scale systems
  • Experience with developing cloud technologies