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Senior Software Development Engineer

Seattle, WA 98104
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We are the Developer Tools Team at Amazon. We love developers because we are developers. We work day in and day out to make their lives, and ours, better. We build and refine tools and services for their most essential tasks. Browsing, searching, reviewing, code analysis--at Amazon scale. We do it all, and we do it first. There's nothing like submitting a code review that improves the code review experience! We own everything backend to frontend. We innovate with speed and purpose.

On a typical day, you may:
· Lead projects and people to deliver on team commitments
· Learn and use cutting-edge AWS technologies like lambda, step functions, and containers
· Discuss and design a feature requested by customers
· Implement code and tests for a service
· Ensure operational readiness of a service
· Resolve impending issues before customers notice them
· Engage with customers to help them understand and use a feature
· Craft a plan to evolve or deprecate a product
· Collaborate with other Developer Tools teams to provide a smooth developer experience


· 4+ years of professional software development experience
· 3+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
· 2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
What you excel at:
· Programming in 1+ modern languages such as Java, Kotlin, Python, Ruby, or C++
· Objected-oriented design
· Data structures and algorithms
· Problem diagnosis and remediation
· Showcasing the depth and breadth that comes with 8+ years of experience in developing and testing software
· Leading projects and mentoring engineers
· Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent work experience


What may set you apart:
· First-hand experience in service design and deployment
· Raising the bar on operational excellence
· Ability to take projects from requirements through product launch
· Mastery of software engineering processes and DevOps best practices
· Experience in communicating with users, partners, and organizational leaders

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us


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Posted: 2020-07-17 Expires: 2020-08-17

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