Software Development Engineer I
- Seattle, WA
The Developer Tools organization within Amazon Web Services (AWS) at Amazon is looking for a talented Software Development Engineer to join the Quilt team.
Our team owns the software and systems that help Amazon's millions of internal hosts to be automatically patched with the latest security updates to keep them current and secured. Our systems make it possible for every system at Amazon to be patched without having to jeopardize the availability our customers expect. We deliver the technology that powers fully automated patching! We are looking for developers who are passionate about making our hosts secure without service owners' intervention.
Builder Tools owns and builds every aspect of our products from the UI and external APIs down to the backend services and databases. These teams specifically own the software and systems that help Amazon's massive developer community turn revolutionary ideas into code running on production servers. Quilt makes it possible for every service at Amazon to rapidly update their hosts without ever having to take an outage. With a few mouse clicks, or a fully automated continuous deployment workflow, Quilt manages the host security to allow Amazon engineers to focus on their services, code changes and new features to the customer, all because of the magic we provide. What we do makes a difference.
If you have what we're looking for come join a strong team in a highly visible organization. You will have a significant impact on Amazon's massively distributed software development environment and help us to build the best continuous deployment and fleet management system in the world.
AWS has the most services and more features within those services, than any other cloud providerfrom infrastructure technologies like compute, storage, and databasesto emerging technologies, such as machine learning and artificial intelligence, data lakes and analytics, and Internet of Things. AWS Platform is the glue that holds the AWS ecosystem together. Whether its Identity features such as access management and sign on, cryptography, console, builder & developer tools, and even projects like automating all of our contractual billing systems, AWS Platform is always innovating with the customer in mind. The AWS Platform team sustains over 750 million transactions per second.
We have a formal mentor search application that lets you find a mentor that works best for you based on location, job family, job level etc. Your manager can also help you find a mentor or two, because two is better than one. In addition to formal mentors, we work and train together so that we are always learning from one another, and we celebrate and support the career progression of our team members.
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.
We offer flexibility in working hours and encourage you to find your own balance between your work and personal life.
• Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
• Programming experience with Python
• Experience building complex, scalable, high-performance software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers;
• Experience developing on Unix/Linux; Knowledge of professional software engineering practices;
• Strong focus on clean code and robust design.
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, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.
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