Sr. Software Development Engineer at Amazon in Portland, Oregon

June 24, 2020
Portland, Oregon
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Internship: Sr. Software Development Engineer - Full Stack Developer

DESCRIPTIONAmazon Web Services (AWS) is the world leader in providing a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of businesses in 190 countries around the world!
You will be at the forefront of cloud technologies with interactions across the full breadth of AWS services. You will be surrounded by people that are smart, passionate about cloud computing, and on a mission to be the World Class Standard for Customer Experience. As a lead developer on the team, you’ll own end-to-end from design, to development, to deployment, to monitoring and operations. You’ll have a solid understanding of computer science fundamentals and practical experience developing complex applications. You’ll work closely with the rest of the development team to build distributed systems for our customers. Our team is responsible for developing software and services to deliver next generation knowledge management systems including machine learning models both for internal technical communities and also for the customers that build on top of AWS. The engineers on the team touch everything from the front-end UI to the back-end services and databases. We use variety of programming languages and frameworks, so experience with JavaScript, Java, Python, Ruby, HTML, AngularJS, and/or React will be helpful. We are looking for a hands-on application architect and developer who will:· Influence infrastructure architecture by sharing your application development expertise· Participate in the full development life cycle, working within broadly defined parameters, including test plan execution and software quality needs.· Own the delivery of an entire piece of a system or application, and serve as a technical lead on small to midsize complex projects.· Build software solutions where the problem is not well defined and design and define the interaction between the solution components and other systems where applicable.· Be a technical leader & driver for high standards and implementing best practices.· Lead design creation and design reviews.· Build highly scalable, cloud-native applications using services like AWS API Gateway, Lambda, SQS, DynamoDB, RDS, and Elasticsearch.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS· Experience with designing distributed systems or building systems at scale.· Experience working with content management systems and/or document management systems.· Strong mentoring and technical leadership skills and experience driving engineering excellence.· Management experience, leading technical teams.· Strong knowledge of Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis· Knowledge of, at least, one modern programming language such as C, C++, Java, or Perl· Experience developing complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers· 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· Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project· Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs· Experiencing mentoring junior software development engineers and driving engineering excellence· Meets/exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role· Meets/exceeds Amazon’s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age

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