Software Development Engineer Ii

3+ months agoSeattle, WA


AWS Systems Manager (SSM) is one of the fastest growing services in AWS, managing millions of EC2 instances and other resources every day. AWS SSM Explorer is an operations dashboard that provides actionable insights on customers AWS resources. Powered by a massive and ever growing data lake, Explorer aggregates data across AWS accounts and regions, making it easy for customers to view operational data and take action on AWS resources.

With SSM Explorer, customers can use built in Explorer features such as "Resource Data Sync" to aggregate "OpsData" across accounts and regions. This data provides actionable insights into Patch compliance, Security, Performance, Costs, Operational Issues related to customers' AWS resources. With simplicity and power of SSM Explorer, each of our customers are able to improve safety and operational health of their AWS resources, by taking actions on insights vs having to build and maintain their own infrastructure to achieve the same. Explorer enables customers to move and reorder widgets across the page for easy navigation and visibility of the data.

Where can I learn about SSM - Explorer ?

Fun and Challenging problems
You will be leading the evolution of customer experiences offered by Explorer, which will enable Operators, IT Admins to quickly discover and remediate operational issues quickly and efficiently. You will work across customers, partners, internal service teams in learning from their usage of Explorer, define the features and product roadmap and take Build-Measure-Learn approaches, to rapidly evolve Explorer. As part of Explorer evolution, you will build experiences that enable personalization, build context specific widgets, provide automated insights that enable rapid resolution of Issues. You will talk to customers regularly and lead innovation efforts that delight them continuously.


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. Our organizations members enjoy one-on-one mentoring and thorough, but kind, code reviews. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects 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.

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.


• 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.


• Preferred qualifications Experience building an operating a large scale distributed system Understanding of open source architecture, software and tools Experience working with the open source community

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-1246334