Sr. Software Development Engineer

2 months agoSeattle, WA


Tired of working on same old, same old?

Are you a visionary, with high tolerance for ambiguity and experience in designing software-as-a-services (SaaS), multi-tenant solutions at cloud scale, using AWS technologies? Are you capable of creating the technical blueprint for the long term strategy of new product(s) that will disrupt how enterprises collect and utilize institutional knowledge spread across applications and subject matter experts. Come work for a young and ambitious team in AWS. AWS WW Revenue Organization (WWRO) is responsible to products and programs to enable AWS sellers become effective quickly. Our technologies have direct impact on the AWS' top line! Designing product that can be commercialized is our gold standard.

Scope of Impact & Influence
This role is for a full-stack developer with an emphasis on data aggregation and designing highly scalable applications. You will work with the product design team to define the overall technical vision of the product and lead a team of software development engineers. You will have a broad range of responsibilities from architecture, design, development, testing, deployment and operations. You will lead the technical direction for our team and be a trusted source of expertise for our wider organization. You will collaborate with multiple engineering teams and applied scientists to ensure our product(s) work seamlessly with other products in the org. You will have the opportunity to learn machine learning and Natural Language Processing (NLP) technologies.

Mentoring & Career Growth
Our team is committed to supporting new team members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and Amazon tenures. We prioritize thought diversity and have regular meetings within the team to collect ideas from all roles. There is scope for future growth as we explore our vision, mentoring other engineers and becoming the strategic technical advisor for the org.

Work/Life Balance
Our team is diverse and geographically distributed. We understand that work-life balance is important. We offer some flexibility in how you structure your work to suit your other life commitments while adhering to core office working hours.

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.


• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience.
• 7+ years of non-internship professional software development experience creating scalable cloud applications for multi-tenant use, Software-as-a-Services using cloud technologies from AWS.
• 7+ years of non-internship profession software development experience using object oriented design with at least one modern language such as Java, C#, Go, Python or TypeScript/JavaScript.
• 3+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems.


• Master's degree in Computer Science or related field
• Knowledge 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.
• Experience mentoring/training the engineering community on complex technical issues
• Experience using predictive algorithms in applications. Data aggregation, ETL/ELT.
• 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-1380118