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Sr. Software Development Engineer

Amazon.com
Seattle, WA 98104
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Job summary
Amazon CloudFront is a content delivery that securely delivers data, videos, applications, and APIs (application programming interface) to customers globally with low latency, high transfer speeds, all within a developer-friendly environment. Our customers use CloudFront for fast and secure delivery of web/application content, on-demand video/music streaming, and live events streaming. Our team writes software which works flawlessly for millions of transactions every second and exabytes of data transfer. Throughout everything we do, there's a core focus to be operationally indistinguishable from perfect. Our mission is to build and operate a better and secure Internet.
If you are interested in living every day at the forefront of extreme scale and cutting-edge technologies, you will enjoy Amazon CloudFront!


Key job responsibilities
We are looking for experienced Senior Software Development Engineers to join our team to build critical service components related to capacity automation and management along with very high impact customer facing capabilities. Responsibilities will include all aspects of the service experience: designing and building the software, managing its operations, and delivering on customer performance and scale expectations.

About the team
Our team writes software which works flawlessly for millions of transactions every second and Exabytes of data transfer. Throughout everything we do, there's a core focus to be operationally indistinguishable from perfect. Our mission is to build and operate a better and secure Internet.
To learn more about this technology, read more here: https://aws.amazon.com/cloudfront/ & https://aws.amazon.com/lambda/edge/

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • 4+ years of professional software development experience
  • 3+ years of programming experience with at least one software programming language
  • 2+ years of experience contributing to the system design or architecture (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
  • Experience as a mentor, tech lead OR leading an engineering team

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent work experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Solid understanding of distributed, scalable systems
  • Web services design and implementation experience
  • Preferred Languages: Rust, C, C++, or Java
  • Experience building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering best practices, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through launch
  • Thorough understanding of Internet protocols such as HTTP, DNS, TCP, and UDP
  • Experience implementing servers in a Linux environment
  • Effective communication skills

· The pay range for this position in Colorado is $197,800(yr); however, base pay offered may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. A sign-on bonus and restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. This information is provided per the Colorado Equal Pay Act. Base pay information is based on market location. Applicants should apply via Amazon's internal or external careers site.



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: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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