• Senior Software Engineer, Networking

    Location US-WA-Seattle
    Posted Date 3 months ago(5/14/2018 10:21 AM)
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  • Job Description

    A wave of innovation is bringing sweeping changes to networking technology. Virtualization, unimaginable scale, hardware commoditization, and automation are revolutionizing network software. At Amazon Web Services (AWS), we leverage big data technologies and deep network analytics software to run one of the largest networks in the world. We push the boundaries of robustness, fault-tolerance and smart adaptive algorithms that can react intelligently to real-world events. This is your time to make history by building large-scale distributed software systems. We develop software at every level of the stack from front-end user interfaces to low-level embedded software and everything in between. We are a highly motivated, collaborative, and a fun-loving team of software developers who thrive on solving challenging problems.

    At Amazon Web Services (AWS), we run one of the largest networks in the world. We are taking all the industry trends such as Software Defined Networking and IoT and blending them to build a critical foundation of cloud computing: The Network. Our goal is to become the infrastructure platform for the world; our team enables the network to function flawlessly. The unique opportunity to be the driving force of the future of the AWS Network begins with NDMS.

    The AWS Network Data Model Service (NDMS) team is a collection of software services developed to manage, maintain and vend logical representation of the state of Amazon network. We are searching for a software development engineer like you to help build the suite of NDMS services and integrate them with the AWS Networking service ecosystem. We are a passionate team of developers with a customer-first approach, allowing us to fail fast and rapidly iterate.

    Basic Qualifications

    • A solid background in computer science: a bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science (or equivalent) is required.
    • 10+ years of experience in building production software applications with focus on efficient back-end components is required.
    • Proven software development skills, preferably in Java, C/C++, Python, Ruby and/or Perl in Linux environment.
    • Familiarity with distributed systems, asynchronous messaging, and network protocols
    • A solid grounding in Computer Science fundamentals, data structures, algorithms and deftness at object-oriented design and systems architecture.
    • Adept problem solving and troubleshooting skills.

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Knowledge of major protocols, topology design, network hardware and device configuration.
    • A solid understanding of performance and efficiency issues.
    • Experience with distributed computing and enterprise-wide systems i.e. Service Oriented Architecture (SOA).
    • Experience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers.
    • Experience influencing software engineers best practices within your team.
    • Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project.
    • Strong customer orientation.
    Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.
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