Amazon Corporate LLC SDE in Seattle, Washington

SDE Job ID 422268 Location US-WA-Seattle Posted Date 11/28/2016 Company Amazon Corporate LLC Position Category Software Development Recruiting Team North American Teams - AWS Job DescriptionAmazon Simple Storage Service (S3) is storage for the Internet. Through the use of pioneering techniques in distributed computing, developers are able to durably store their data on Amazon's proven computing infrastructure to achieve virtually limitless storage capacity at minimal cost. Amazon S3 provides a simple web services interface that can be used to store and retrieve any amount of data, at any time, from anywhere on the web. It gives any developer access to the same highly scalable, reliable, secure, fast, inexpensive infrastructure that Amazon uses to run its own global network of web sites. The service aims to maximize benefits of scale and to pass those benefits on to developers. We are currently looking for talented software development engineers to join our Amazon S3 control plane and manage our rapidly increasing scale in the face of explosive customer growth. Cloud computing represents a fundamental shift in how businesses think about managing their information needs. While this emerging area of computing has seen tremendous growth over the past five years, we are still in the early stages of realizing its full potential. We seek smart, passionate and visionary people to help us define this exciting new technology. Our team is clearly passionate about the incredible opportunity that Amazon S3 presents and about cloud computing, in general. In this role, you will have the opportunity to deliver high quality technology products/services in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shift fast. You will be able to utilize your experience mentoring engineering teams, while operating or using web-based services. Responsibilities include: * Design, implement, test, deploy and maintain innovative software solutions to transform service performance, durability, cost, and security. * Use software engineering best practices * Work in an agile development environment, where you are always working on the most important stuff. * Mentor junior software development engineers Basic Qualifications BS/MS Computer Science/Computer Engineering 1+ years experience in a software engineering role This position requires the applicant selected to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance with Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI) eligibility and access. A US Government administered polygraph examination will be required. TS/SCI eligibility is not required to start; however, the applicant selected will be subject to a Single-Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified national security information. Applicants with a current SSBI, SBPR, or PPR, may be eligible for crossover in accordance with ICPG 704.4 Preferred Qualifications Experience building high scale distributed systems Experiencing building and maintaining mission-critical enterprise software Passion around software innovation MVP221982 Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation