Amazon

Software Development Engineer III

2 months agoSeattle, WA

DESCRIPTION

Are you interested in building the next generation Supply Chain Management (SCM) systems that power the AWS cloud? Do you want to revolutionize the way we track the assets that forms the foundation of AWS? Do you want to have direct and immediate impact on millions of customers who use AWS every day?

AWS infrastructure is composed of millions of compute and storage resources spread across the world. Imagine identifying and fixing a "broken" hard drive from amongst thousands of identical disks being monitored through "word" signals. The SCM Assets team keeps a record of every asset through its lifecycle in AWS cloud, from pin pointing the location of an asset to financial book-keeping like depreciation, adjustments etc., As a core component of next generation AWS Supply Chain Systems this presents a unique and rare opportunity to get in the ground floor and help shape the SCM technology, product and business.

We are looking for experienced engineers to join a startup team and build next generation SCM systems from ground up for the AWS cloud. You will be part of the team that architects, designs, and implements highly scalable distributed systems that provide availability, scalability and latency guarantees. This is a hands on position where you will be asked to do everything from building rock-solid software components to mentoring other engineers. You need to not only be a top software developer with a good track record of delivering, but also excel in communication, leadership and customer focus.

A successful candidate will bring deep technical and software expertise and ability to work within a fast moving, startup environment in a large company to deliver solid code that has a broad business impact.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• 4+ years of professional software development experience
• 3+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
• 2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
• 4+ years of professional software development experience
• 3+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
• 2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Master's Degree in Computer Science or a related field
• Experience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
• Knowledge and implementation of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
• Strong Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
• Experience mentoring junior software engineers to improve their abilities in all aspects of their engineering skill-sets
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Meets/exceeds Amazon's leadership principles requirements for this role
• Meets/exceeds Amazon's functional/technical depth and complexity for this role
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Job ID: Amazon-1435564