Are you passionate about improving the way developers build applications? Do you find yourself making your own tools to get things done faster? Would you enjoy working on a platform that is fundamental to the way people develop software both inside and outside of Amazon? The AWS Builder Tools team is seeking expert developers interested in creating the next generation of developer-centric tools. In this position, you will be part of a team that works across the entire Amazon organization to discover opportunities to improve on the development lifecycle for building and running software using Amazon Web Services. You'll work directly with teams who are using Amazon Web Services, and resolve challenges teams face with software. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to have an engineering leadership role with visibility across the organization. Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline.
3+ years of professional industry experience.
Experience with at least one modern programming language such as C, C++, C#, Java.
Object Oriented Design and familiarity with application and database programming under UNIX/Linux.
Experience with Agile (SCRUM, RUP, XP), OO modeling, web services, UNIX, middleware, database and data mining systems
Experience mentoring and training the engineering community on complex technical issues
Deep hands-on technical expertise, excellent verbal and written communication skills
A strong track record of project delivery for large, cross-functional projects
Experience building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
Experience with building high-performance, highly-available and scalable distributed systems.
A willingness to dive deep, experiment rapidly and get things done
· Passion for Amazon Web Services and cloud-based computing · Ability to work in a fast-paced and agile development environment · Strong collaboration skills and ability to work across multiple teams · Experience contributing to or working with open-source software