Amazon Corporate LLC Sr. Software Development Engineer - AWS S3 Index Services in Seattle, Washington

Sr. Software Development Engineer - AWS S3 Index Services Job ID 356169 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's Simple Storage Service (S3) provides a key-value-oriented interface to an infinitely scalable and durable storage system. We build and run the largest commercial storage system in the world. AWS S3 stores trillions of objects and regularly services millions of requests per second. S3 Indexing team is looking for a passionate, experienced software engineer to build the next generation of S3 Indexing system. As a member of S3 Indexing team you will be tackling some of the hardest computer science problems. You will be building systems that can handle wildly varying access patterns and overwhelming load initiated by our users. Creating a reliable, scalable, and flexible web service requires exceptional technical expertise, a sound understanding of the fundamentals of Computer Science, and practical experience building large-scale distributed systems. You should be somebody who enjoys working on complex system software, is customer-centric, and feels strongly not only about building good software but about making that software achieve its goals in operational reality. Come join us and help solve a challenging set of problems in a space packed full of opportunities. Basic Qualifications 7+ years of industry experience Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent Preferred Qualifications Experience with building highly-available and scalable distributed systems. Understanding of TCP and HTTP Strong desire to build, sense of ownership, urgency, and drive. Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment. MS/Phd Degree in Computer Science Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as C++, C#, Java Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation