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Senior Software Development Engineer, AWS Marketplace

Senior Software Development Engineer, AWS Marketplace

Job ID 
469136
Company/Location (search) 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
10/5/2017
Company 
Amazon Web Services, Inc.
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Do you want to build amazing services and experiences to help millions of customers discover, purchase, and manage software in the cloud? If so, read on!

AWS Marketplace makes it easy to buy and sell cloud-based software, and we're one of the fastest-growing businesses in AWS. We're bringing Amazon's e-commerce expertise to cloud software, and fundamentally changing how software is bought and sold in the cloud -- and we need your help!

We are looking for a talented, motivated, and passionate software development engineer to join our team and help us build a brand-new version of AWS Marketplace in the AWS Console, which is visited by millions of customers each week. In short: You'll be helping to build a brand-new e-commerce website from the ground up, using the most modern technologies available.

As a member of the team, you'll be involved in the complete software development lifecycle, including design, implementation, testing, and operations. We are a small team where you will have big impact, and direct influence over the tools and technologies used to build our platform. We're strong believers in agile software development, and you'll have direct control over how we accomplish our goals.

In this role, a commitment to teamwork, mentorship, customer focus, and strong communication skills (for both technical and business partners) are absolute requirements. You should have a strong foundation built on Computer Science fundamentals, have a deep understanding of industry best-practices, significant experience in architecture and system design, and be passionate about building great software. You should have a proven track record of turning customer needs into elegant designs, as well as implementing those designs using smart, clean software development patterns.

Basic Qualifications


  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 3+ years of industry experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment.

Preferred Qualifications


  • MS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 5+ years of industry experience.
  • Programming in C, C++, C# and/or Java in Linux and/or Windows environment.
  • Experience building scalable infrastructure software or distributed systems for commercial online services.
  • Experience with AWS services EC2, EBS, RDS, SWF, etc
  • Sharp analytical abilities and proven design skills.
  • Strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive.
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities in an engineering environment in driving operational excellence and best practices.