Amazon

Senior Software Engineer- Aws Solutions

1 month agoArlington, VA

DESCRIPTION

Change the way people publish solutions at AWS!

The AWS Solutions Tools team builds tools to enable infrastructure developers all over the world to architect and build well architected solutions more easily.
The AWS Solutions Tools team is looking for a Software Development Engineer to help define the publishing standards for the AWS organization and help architect and build the necessary automation to allow for self-service while still enforcing the highest technical, security and well architected principals for all published items. A successful Software Development Engineer will have a broad array of experiences, exceptional design skills, an excellent ability to solve problems, good communication skills and a desire to be a key technical contributor within the AWS organization.
We are looking for an Engineer who will be a visionary leader, builder and operator.

As a Software Development Engineer you will be expected to:
• Serve as a technical lead on our most demanding, cross-functional projects with a focus on large scale distributed systems that drive the business
• Ensure the quality of architecture and design of systems.
• Functionally decompose complex problems into simple, straight-forward solutions.
• Possess expert knowledge in performance, scalability, efficiency, and engineering best practices.
• Leverage knowledge of internal and industry prior art in design decisions.
• Assist in the career development of others, actively mentoring individuals and the community on advanced technical issues and helping managers guide the career growth of their team members.
• Expert technical influence over multiple teams, increasing their productivity and effectiveness by sharing your deep knowledge and experience.

Our team puts a high value on work-live harmony. It isn't about how many hours you spend at home or at work; it's about the flow you establish that brings energy to both parts of your life. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. We offer flexibility in working hours and encourage you to find your own balance between your work and personal lives.

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 we 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.

This role can be performed near any US AWS office in the following cities: Arlington, Austin, Houston, New York City, Portland, San Diego, Seattle.

About Us
Inclusive Team Culture
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 16 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.

Work/Life Balance
Our team puts a high value on work-life balance. It isn't about how many hours you spend at home or at work; it's about the flow you establish that brings energy to both parts of your life. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. We offer flexibility in working hours and encourage you to find your own balance between your work and personal lives.

Mentorship & Career Growth
Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and we're building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded professional and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• BS degree or higher in CS with a minimum of 10-15 years of relevant software engineering and system design experience.
• Proven experience with full development life cycle for large-scale software products including extensive experience with service-oriented architectures, design patterns and web services.
• Deep hands-on technical expertise in at least one major technical area: large scale systems engineering, building complex distributed systems, designing massive global networks
• Experience managing complex projects, with significant bottom-line impact
• Experience playing a visionary leadership role within a large organization
• Proven track record of leading the delivery of high-performance, highly-available, large user base systems.
• 2+ years of experience mentoring/training an engineering community on complex technical issues
• Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Advanced degree in Computer Science or a related field.
• Experience building platform mobile applications that support native, web and other scalable solutions
• 5+ years of hands-on experience as at the principal software engineer level
• 7+ years of experience as a full stack engineer.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, visit US Disability Accommodations.

Job ID: Amazon-1444006