Software Development Engineer
- Seattle, WA
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) is a web service that provides secure, resizable compute capacity in the cloud (https://aws.amazon.com/ec2). Amazon EC2 Core Platform Services team owns the foundational services that enable our customers to launch millions of EC2 instances every day. The team is focused on intelligent monitoring, forecasting and machine learning models to improve EC2 reliability including server health and providing tools and services to detect, report and root cause failures across EC2. We are looking for seasoned engineers with passion for technology and an entrepreneurial mindset. At Amazon, it is all about working hard, having fun and making history. If you are ready to make history, we want to hear from you!
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• 5+ years of hands on software development in any of these languages: Java/Python/C/C++/C#
• Strong experience with backend software development
• Strong understanding of DNS, DHCP, TCPIP, Process Automation
• Excellent knowledge of the Linux operating system
• BS in Computer Science, or equivalent
• 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.
Knowledge of hypervisors (such as Xen and HyperV)
• Experience working with Linux operating systems
• Experience with architecting high scale systems
• Experience with developing cloud technologies
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