Network Development Engineer

2 months agoSydney, Australia


Amazon Web Services (AWS) is looking to hire highly motivated Development Engineers for our Operations team to drive the stability and sustainability of our next-generation networks and to discover innovative ways to and scale our network as we expand.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of technical leadership and success in driving complex issues to resolution. The successful candidate will demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of network engineering, concepts and theory. They will have experience managing proactive engineering, network optimization and operational network support for a large-scale service provider or environment. The successful candidate will be expected to provide high quality event for Amazon's worldwide . As a technical leader, will manage complex stakeholder relationships, both technical and . An interest for working with new technologies and pushing the envelope on existing technology is essential!

• Provide critical on-shift operations support to customers to diagnose and respond to large-scale events
• Contribute to operational on-call rotating roster
• Support and maintain our next generation networks
• Deliver simple, sustainable and repeatable solutions and processes
• Partner with our broader Technical Operations organization to reduce operational burden
• Work closely with our Network Engineering & Deployment teams to ensure operational readiness for new deployments
• Drive standards across the network and ensure that we are fully compliant to those standards and policies
• Participate and drive impact mitigation during large-scale events utilizing an established Event process
• Drive event deep dives for large-scale events, deliver high-quality documentation for the events and drive corrective actions to completion
• Improve our detection mechanisms by designing and implementing new alerts.
• Identify and troubleshoot recurring platform issues.
• Create and review documentation and process regarding recurring issues, new standard operating procedures, knowledge transfer material, etc.
• Troubleshoot interconnectivity issues, including troubleshooting of device configuration and low level application interaction
• Identify and drive opportunities to repeatable tasks through creation and maintenance of scripts and tools
• Effectively contribute towards hiring and developing others in the team.


• Bachelor's Degree in a technology related field
• 5+ years experience in related field
• Experience with one or more of the following internet protocols - BGP, MPLS, ISIS, OSPF
• Experience with operating systems such as Cisco IOS and Junos.
• Experience working in a / environment
• Experience in one or more of following languages - /Bash/Perl/Shell


• Experience of analysis fundamentals and robust troubleshooting skills; specifically, performance analysis
• Experience working with customers to diagnose a problem, and work toward resolution
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

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