Simulation Engineer, AWS RoboMaker

2 months agoSunnyvale, CA


Are you interested in making history, defining and building innovative products and services for the robotics industry?

AWS RoboMaker is a service that makes it easy for developers to build, test, and deploy intelligent robotics applications at scale. The service provides robotics software framework, development, simulation, and fleet management capabilities as an integrated platform. We are looking for a passionate Simulation Engineer to guide the development of new robotics simulation software and features.

Simulation Experience is a team in AWS RobotMaker which is responsible to provide value adding features on top of Simulation Engines / images so that we optimize the development time required by Robotics ML scientists, testers and Robotics simulation engineers to focus on business specific problems.

In this role, you'll designing, innovating, building, and supporting new features to empower robotics developers through cloud-based simulation. You will focus your skills in service-oriented architectures, building horizontally-scalable systems, and help build new publicly-facing AWS features and services in simulation domain.

Work/Life Balance

Our team also puts a high value on work-life balance. Striking a healthy balance between your personal and professional life is crucial to your happiness and success here, which is why we aren't focused on how many hours you spend at work or online. Instead, we're happy to offer a flexible schedule so you can have a more productive and well-balanced lifeboth in and outside of work.

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 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.


Our team is dedicated to supporting new team members. Our team has a broad mix of experience levels and Amazon tenures, and we're building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. Our senior engineers truly enjoy mentoring more junior engineers and engineers from non-traditional backgrounds through one-on-one mentoring and thorough, but kind, code reviews. We care about your career growth. We try to assign projects and tasks based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded engineer and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.


• 2+ years of non-internship professional software development experience
• Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
• 1+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems.
• Experience developing 2D or 3D spatial software, e.g. for games or simulators
• Experience developing simulations for robotics or vehicle autonomy


Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation