Software Development Engineer - Ec2 Nitro Enclaves

2 months agoBucharest, Romania


At the Amazon Development Center, Bucharest, part of Amazon Web Services (AWS), we work on global-scale compute platforms, with special focus on trusted compute, serverless & container virtualization technologies and server fleet tooling for AWS EC2. As a part of the EC2 Instance Platforms organization, we invent, own, and drive the building blocks that are the foundation of the cloud.
We are looking for passionate, customer-focused, self-driven software development engineers to join the teams working on high-performance virtualization, hypervisors, the Linux kernel, and the platform technologies that power AWS.

In this role, you will work on AWS Nitro Enclaves [1] with a focus on security and cutting-edge virtualization technologies that are the foundation of EC2. You will own and develop Nitro hypervisor features and security features that will allow customers to process highly sensitive data in a trusted execution environment. You will participate in the full development cycle from design and implementation to deployment and operations.
Our team is implementing a challenging and enthusiastic vision around cryptographic attestation and trusted computing fully owned by our AWS Bucharest office.
This is an exciting opportunity for you to create new products and services, and to innovate as part of a vibrant and fast-growing company!


Work/Life Harmony

Our team gives high value to work-life harmony. Due to Covid-19, our team currently works from home and ensure that core working hours stays within 10.00AM to 6.00PM.

Mentorship and Career Growth

Our team is dedicated to supporting new team members. Experienced and senior members enjoy mentorship and knowledge sharing so new members are on-boarded quickly.
We take care of employee career growth by taking care of project and task assignment based on interest and skill.

On-Call Responsibility

This position involves On-call responsibility. We work as a team to root-cause the issues and ensure our systems are resilient and fault-tolerant.

Inclusive Team Culture
We believe in attracting, developing and retaining talent from diverse backgrounds. We value different perspectives and looking for team players who are enthusiastic, empathetic, curious, motivated and works effectively with team of diverse peers.


• BA/BS in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent work experience.
• Knowledge in the areas of low-level software engineering and/or systems programming
• Comfortable in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment


• 3+ years of hands-on experience in the area of low-level software engineering, like C/C++ and Rust and Linux
• Proficient in using the typical Linux toolbox of open source software development and management tools.
• A solid understanding of Linux OS internals
• Comfortable in defining, implementing and owning products end to end.

Job ID: Amazon-1400126