Senior Software Development Engineer

3+ months agoBellevue, WA


Amazon WorkSpaces is leading the cloud desktop revolution and we are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our Bellevue team to help lead a growing engineering organization. More information about WorkSpaces can be found here:

Amazon WorkSpaces spans a wide range of technologies, including streaming protocols, massive desktop fleets, SDKs/APIs, web consoles, and multiple client endpoints. The right candidate will be comfortable serving as a technical leader across multiple engineering teams, driving important architecture changes to deliver high quality, scalable, fault tolerant and resilient solutions to our customers.

If you have a passion for technology and want to change the way people use computers - come join us in making history!

This team is a good fit for you if:
• You are sensitive to customer needs and interested in having a firsthand impact on Amazon's global customer base
• You truly care about the business results of what you build, not just the elegance of the technology
• You like to solve interesting technology problems
• You enjoy collaborating in a diverse team environment
• You are a passionate learner and motivated to take on new challenges.
• You want to have fun; surround yourself with a highly talented pool of engineers that like to solve complex problems, but also enjoy work life balance.

Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have ten employee -led affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon's culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 14 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.


• 4+ years of professional software development experience
• 3+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
• 2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems


• Bachelor Degree or equivalent years of experience
• 6+ years industry experience building large scale software applications
• In-depth understanding of Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithms, and problem solving
• Experience building VDI solutions.
• Experience building fully managed, cloud native products
• Experience building client applications
• Experience with large scale web services
• Management of large scale enterprise applications
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Job ID: Amazon-1485771