• Software Development Engineer

    Location US-WA-Seattle
    Posted Date 2 months ago(1/24/2019 3:43 PM)
    Job ID
    658189
    Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name)
    United States
  • Job Description

    The Amazon Elastic Container Service team (ECS) is looking for Backend Engineers to help build the future of Containers on the Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) platform in AWS.

    Containers are a new compute primitive that enable developers to build modern applications. With Amazon ECS, customers define, deploy, orchestrate, and monitor their application without having to worry about infrastructure. This a huge area of investment within AWS, and the ECS team is growing rapidly.

    We are hiring engineers with experience designing, building, and operating distributed systems that are fault tolerant, scalable, and highly available. We are open to candidates without expertise in containers, but believe in the impact that this disruptive technology will have. This role is a rare opportunity to help define the future of how developers use containers in the cloud, at the world's largest cloud computing company.

    Here are some features the team recently launched. We are a highly visible, public facing service, and many projects you ship will have press releases!

    VPC Networking for ECS Tasks - https://amzn.to/2jhzu4W
    ECS Service Discovery - https://amzn.to/2pyZ1cQ
    Container Health Checks - https://amzn.to/2Fos2mq
    Daemon Scheduling - https://amzn.to/2MmU69A

    To learn more about Amazon Elastic Container Service visit https://aws.amazon.com/ecs.
    A developer-focused guide can be found here: https://docs.aws.amazon.com/AmazonECS/latest/developerguide/Welcome.html.

    Basic Qualifications

    * BS in Computer Science or equivalent
    * 3+ years of software development experience (Java, Python, C/C++, Ruby, Rust, or Golang)
    * Experience with design/architecting large-scale distributed systems
    * Computer Science fundamentals including object oriented design, data structures, algorithms and complexity analysis

    Preferred Qualifications

    * 5+ years industry experience as a Software Engineer or Software Developer
    * MS in Computer Science
    * Experience with Javascript
    * Experience with AWS and other cloud technologies
    * Experience building Java-based web services
    * Experience working in a fast-paced, start-up like development environment
    * Customer focus.
    * Verbal and written communication skills.
    * Analytic and problem solving skills.
    * Familiarity with Docker for packaging and deployment of applications
    * Familiarity with Containerization Technologies


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