Amazon Corporate LLC Senior Software Engineer, Amazon S3 Data Intelligence in Seattle, Washington

Senior Software Engineer, Amazon S3 Data Intelligence Job ID 400614 Location US-WA-Seattle Posted Date 11/28/2016 Company Amazon Corporate LLC Position Category Software Development Recruiting Team North American Teams - AWS Job DescriptionAre you excited about the incredible opportunity that cloud computing represents? Are you passionate about delivering high quality services and ready to apply your experience at massive scale? Amazon Web Services' Cloud Storage, AWS S3, is one of the largest distributed storage systems in the world. We host trillions of objects and serve millions of requests per second and we're growing more than 100% year over year. As our customers store more and more data in S3, we want to make it easier for them to manage this data at scale. The S3 Data Intelligence team provides customers insight into their cloud storage and improves S3's effectiveness and efficiency through the application of data, science, and engineering. We use distributed computing, data science, machine learning, and business intelligence to transform mass quantities of data from information to knowledge. To do this at S3's scale we invent new algorithms, operate internet scale clusters, and utilize key AWS services for streaming analytics and data warehousing. As a technical leader on the team, you will be responsible for team technical strategy that supports our business goals. In AWS, we're reinventing technology platforms in the cloud. We need leaders that are able to look at problems in new ways, inventing simple solutions to complex problems. You will play a key role in innovating and inspiring others on the team, and work with other leaders in S3 and the overall AWS organization to make broader impact. Basic Qualifications 5+ years of professional experience in software development Proficiency in at least one modern programming language, such as C++, Java Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithms, object-oriented design Bachelor's degree in computer science, mathematics, or a related field Preferred Qualifications Proficient in professional software engineering practices for the full software development life cycle Experience influencing Agile engineering practices (Scrum, continuous integration and continuous deployment, etc.) Strong track record of building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers Strong verbal and written communication skills Experience with distributed systems architectures Advanced degree in computer science, mathematics, or a related field Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation