100% NEW DEV at AMAZON in Kendall Square! - Senior Software Development Engineer - in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Amazon (AWS) - Senior Software Development Engineer - New team with 100% New Development! - Cambridge, MA.

We are building a brand new service within the Amazon Web Service (AWS) Development Center located in Kendall Square, Cambridge, MA and are seeking a talented and passionate Senior Software Development Engineer.

As a Senior Software Engineer in this office, you will design and build a new service that will help large enterprise companies migrate their computing to AWS. Delivering a reliable and high-performance service at AWS scale requires engineers with extraordinary technical expertise and boundless creativity. At Amazon, we also expect engineers like you to interact with customers, to understand our business goals, and to innovate rapidly, delivering high-quality and ground-breaking functionality.

What does it take to thrive as a Senior Software Developer at AWS? You need to be creative, responsible, and curious while working with others to move quickly in turning code into customer solutions. You’re excited about rolling up your sleeves, implementing big ideas, and learning from those around you. You want the opportunity to grow your technical and professional skills while helping AWS grow. You relish the opportunity to dig into challenging operational issues and to help customers build the next generation of web applications. You’re somebody who knows how to be both productive and have fun with others.

  • BS degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering or related field

  • 8+ years professional experience in commercial or web-scale system software development and delivery

  • Expert skill in a modern programming language such as Java, C, C++, C#, or Python

  • Understanding of operating system fundamentals (Linux or Windows)

  • Deep understanding of scalable computing systems, software architecture, data structures, and algorithms

  • Proficiency in network, distributed, asynchronous, and concurrent programming

  • Knowledge of professional software engineering best practices for the full software development life cycle

  • Passion for technical leadership and mentoring

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong analytical skills, with excellent problem solving abilities

    • Experience in Agile/SCRUM enterprise-scale software development
  • Experience developing storage software with knowledge of storage protocols and file system architecture.

  • Understanding of storage performance challenges and their solutions

  • Experience with big data solutions

  • Knowledge of Machine Learning fundamentals

  • Familiar with building secure software using modern security principles

  • Experience building and operating scalable infrastructure software or distributed systems

  • Experience using Amazon Web Services such as EC2, EBS, and S3

  • Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment

  • Team leadership experience

    Resumes can be sent to bostonjobsATamazonDOTcom or via our career site for consideration. For more information on Amazon Web Services please visit:

    Amazon was founded by Jeff Bezos in 1994 and is the world’s largest internet based company in the world by total sales and market capitalization. Amazon is a company of builders and we strive to invent products and services which benefit our customers. A brief sample of our innovations would include:

    Amazon Web Services offers a robust, fully featured technology infrastructure platform in the cloud comprised of a broad set of compute, storage, database, analytics, application, and deployment services.

    Amazon Alexa is a new category of device designed around your voice. Our mission is to push the envelope in Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR), Natural Language Understanding (NLU), and Audio Signal Processing, in order to provide the best-possible experience for our customers

    Amazon Kindle E-Reader is part of the Devices team which also includes Fire TV, Fire Tablets, and Amazon Dash

    Amazon Audible is the world’s largest seller and producer of spoken audio entertainment, information and educational programming. Machine learning, speech recognition and data mining techniques are utilized to create scalable solutions for business problems

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

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