Web Services - Software Developer

Herndon, VA, USA | Lab126

  • Industry:
    Consumer Products
  • Position Type:
    Full-Time
  • Functions:
    IT / Information Technology
  • Experience:
    5-7 years
Job Description:
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The Operations Excellence team is driving the building of tools and services to help further Operational Excellence in the Region Services GovCloud Organization and across AWS. We are building software/systems with the best practices in development of systems, including various forms of testing and monitoring.

OE Tools Team is building a Zero - Administration tooling system(s) and self - help tools for AWS Services. We look for automation first (preventative), mechanization second (proactive), and tooling last (reactive). This team will lead the design and development of new tools and services in Operational Excellence in our GovCloud as well as new features for existing tools across AWS development teams.

Passionate about building, owning and operating massively scalable systems? Experienced in building and leading teams of highly competent software engineers? Want to make a billion-dollar impact? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you.

The Team: We're an agile, independent team working to build a brand new AWS product. We need developers who are capable of breaking down and solving complex problems. This team will have the opportunity to work on highly visible projects that directly impact hundreds of other teams at Amazon.

Developers at Amazon work on real world problems on a global scale, own their systems end-to-end, and influence the direction of our technology that impacts hundreds of millions customers around the world. Join a team of super smart, customer obsessed developers that think big and have fun.

This position requires that the candidate selected be a U.S. citizen and obtain and maintain an active TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

This position requires that the candidate selected be a U.S. citizen and obtain and maintain an active TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph.

· Bachelor's Degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering or related field; or equivalent experience.

· 3+ years of object-oriented design and implementation experience (Ruby, Java, Python, and/or C++), preferably on Linux.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· 5+ years professional experience in commercial/large scale system software development and delivery.

· 5+ years of object-oriented design and implementation experience (Ruby, Java, Python, and/or C++), preferably on Linux.

· 2+ years experience Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithm design and problem solving.

· Experience building new products and services from the ground up.

· Experience with AWS technologies

· Strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical individuals

· Deal well with ambiguous/undefined problems; ability to think abstractly

· Ability to synthesize requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative technical and business approaches, and facilitate engineering efforts to meet aggressive timelines

· Maturity, judgment, negotiation/influence skills, analytical skills, and leadership skills

· Meets/exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role

· Meets/exceeds Amazon’s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role