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Senior Software Development Engineer

Arlington, VA 22201
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Do you believe cloud computing will be a disruptive force in industry and education? Do you want to architect and develop new tools to help institutions, educators, and students prepare for the cloud-enabled workforce of tomorrow? In this position, you will own the development of a technical vision to build out a new platform to support AWS Educate, our program to enable students and educators to learn on AWS and develop key cloud skills.

As s Senior Software Development Engineer, you will provide technical leadership and ownership over the design, architecture, development, delivery, and operation of the software behind AWS Educate. You'll be building new software designed to take advantage of the latest AWS offerings and provide a top-flight user experience.
A successful Senior Software Development Engineer will have a broad array of experiences, exceptional design skills, an excellent ability to solve problems, good communication skills and a desire to be a key technical leader. The software you will be responsible for will require a breadth of technical development knowledge. Daily work will involve writing and reviewing code, authoring and reviewing design and architecture documents, mentoring other engineers on the team, and interacting with designers, managers, and other stakeholders.


· 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.


· Demonstrated ability to mentor junior software engineers or software developers in all aspects of their engineering duties.
· Experience communicating with users, software development engineering teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features and technical designs.
· Experience with data modeling for NoSQL databases such as Amazon DynamoDB.
· Experience with TypeScript and React.js.
· Experience with web application security, especially identity and authentication protocols.
· Experience designing applications for a global audience.
· Strong verbal and written communication skills, especially the ability to deliver high quality documents at an appropriate level of detail.
· Meets/exceeds Amazon€™s leadership principles requirements for this role
· Meets/exceeds Amazon€™s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role
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, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.


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Posted: 2020-05-22 Expires: 2020-10-07

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