Amazon

Sr. Security Engineer

3+ months agoDresden, Germany

DESCRIPTION

The Amazon Development Center in Dresden, Germany, is building the foundation of the Amazon EC2 virtualization platforms. Our teams are responsible for the development and maintenance of the Amazon hypervisors and Linux Kernels that make up the engine of the Amazon EC2 compute servers. The Dresden based teams also own the development and support of the Linux operating system kernel and the supporting user space components running on almost every Amazon Server worldwide. Being part of Amazon means constantly driving innovation and working on complex technical challenges every day.

What is Amazon EC2? https://aws.amazon.com/ec2/

Check out this video to see what the office looks like and how beautiful the Dresden area is: https://youtu.be/NyJQL6keFBA

We are looking for a Security Engineer to join the Hypervisor Security Team. You will take ownership of security tooling in support of our critical security mission. You will work on systems that provide static code analysis and automated security testing at scale. You will develop new scalable tooling and systems for testing, fuzzing, and continually delivering secure kernels, hypervisors, and operating system components that are part of our virtualization stack.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• BS in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent work experience
• Programming experience in C and scripting language like Ruby, Python or Bash
• Experience developing CI and testing automation system
• Proficiency in the German language is not required for this position.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Experience in virtualization (Xen, KVM) technologies
• Experience in static code analysis, fuzzing and security testing
• Experience in building large, automated and scalable systems
• Experience in finding and fixing security issues in code

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Job ID: Amazon-1476027