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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

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Job Description

AWS Identity team is looking for a passionate, experienced software development engineer to join us in building a new Identity-as-a-Service platform.

You'll be part of a world-class team in a fast-paced environment that has the entrepreneurial feel of a start-up. This is an opportunity to operate and engineer systems on a massive scale, and to gain top-notch experience in cloud computing and identity service. You'll be surrounded by people who are smart, passionate about cloud computing, and believe that world class service is critical to customer success. You will design and build the operational scalability that sustains the platform's insane growth.

The ideal candidate will be clearly passionate about the large opportunity this presents and about web services in general. This person has thrived and succeeded in building high quality services in a hyper-growth environment. If you're looking to solve challenging technical problems and create great products for customers, then we would like to talk to you.

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation

Basic Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience in the job offered or related occupations of Software Engineer, Software Developer, or related.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer or Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, distributed systems, and asynchronous architectures
  • Strong understanding of system and application performance characteristics.
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Ability to work well with people and be both highly motivated and motivating
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment
  • Understanding of web services technologies such as SOAP, HTTP, WSDL, XSD, and REST.
  • Understanding of Identity Systems like LDAP, Active Directory, Samba
  • Should be genuinely excited about technology, have a strong interest in learning about and playing with the latest technologies. Must be a self-starter and motivated.
  • Experience with mission critical, 24x7 systems
  • Excellent communication, sharp analytical abilities and proven design skills