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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

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Are you excited about building tools that directly impact Amazon’s business? Amazon Web Service Infrastructure needs an experienced developer to innovate in optimizing utilization of data center capacity, mathematically forecasting scaling needs, and building tools that enable us to effectively and efficiently manage data center capacity.

As a Software Development Engineer for Infrastructure you will be building and operating systems that enable us to drive Amazon web services, operate Amazon Infrastructure, and provide an interface for customers (both internal and external) to consume infrastructure directly without human intervention. You will have the opportunity to leverage Amazon Web Services and a wide variety of technologies and frameworks. We're building web services in Ruby, Java, and back-end infrastructure built on top of Amazon Web Services. Our full stack currently leverages EC2, S3, DynamoDB, RDS, Redshift, etc.

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a dynamic, growing business unit within Since early 2006, Amazon Web Services has provided companies of all sizes with an infrastructure platform in the cloud. Using AWS, companies can requisition compute power, storage, and other services – gaining access to a global computing infrastructure that is the backbone of’s multi-billion dollar retail business. The team at AWS is committed to providing developers and their companies with tools and services to be successful.

To succeed in this role, you must be passionate about delivering high-quality designs and components. You must be creative in solving hard problems in the Infrastructure space and unafraid to think out-of-the-box.

Basic Qualifications

• OO design and coding skills developing reusable web application.
• Experience on solving complex architecture and business problems.
• Experience building high-performance, highly-available and scalable systems.
• Bachelor’s degree, preferably in computer science or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications

• Familiarity with Java
* Familiarity with Java Script and frontend developing.
• Familiarity with Ruby on Rails 3.0.
• Familiarity with Web Services
• Familiarity with database programming
• Excellent communications skills
• Strong customer focus
• Master degree, preferably in computer science or a related field.

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