1+ months

Systems Engineer - Live and On Demand Video Delivery



Are you excited about the online streaming future of the NFL, French Open, UEFA Champion€™s League, and English Premiere League? That€™s just half of it! We are also the home of The Expanse, The Boys, Lord of the Rings, and the largest streaming content library in the world.

A day in the life
As a Systems Engineer on our team, you will build systems that serve billions of requests per day, with obsessively high reliability and low operational overhead. We leverage Amazon Web Services (AWS) technologies including AWS CloudFront, EC2, S3, DynamoDB, Lambda, Kinesis, Athena, and internal AWS incubator technologies.

About the hiring group
The Prime Video Delivery Technology team is responsible for making sure every byte of video gets to our millions of customers globally, at the highest quality possible. We are growing rapidly and looking for talented engineers who are up for one of the biggest challenges in the video streaming business- live-streaming millions of concurrent streams and delivering high-quality content to millions of users WW on demand.

Job responsibilities
Successful candidates have experience owning and maintaining highly-available, mission-critical systems. Familiarity with content delivery networks and internet-scale networking is a plus. Equally important is the ability to multi-task, invent, build reliable and maintainable systems, and find creative, scalable solutions to difficult problems.

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.


· Bachelor€™s Degree in Computer Science or related field
· Equivalent experience to a Bachelor's degree based on 3 years of work experience for every 1 year of education
· 2+ years professional experience in a Systems Engineer, Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) or related role.
· Deep experience in at least one of the following areas: Content Delivery Networks, Enterprise-Scale Networking, Cloud Infrastructure Management.
· Proficiency in at least one modern scripting language.


· Solid verbal and written communication skills
· Understanding of CDN performance challenges and their solutions
· Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment


Posted: 2021-06-11 Expires: 2021-08-11

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