Amazon Corporate LLC Software Development Engineer, EC2 Virtual Private Cloud in Seattle, Washington

Software Development Engineer, EC2 Virtual Private Cloud Job ID 585817 Location US-WA-Seattle Posted Date 10/10/2017 Company Amazon Corporate LLC Position Category Software Development Recruiting Team .. Job DescriptionDo opportunities to work on ambiguous and never-solved-before problems excite you? Are you interested in scaling challenges that are constantly evolving? The Amazon Web Services Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) Networking team is looking for software engineers who have a passion for diving deep while also being able to see the big picture. We are re-engineering our virtual networking control plane as part of Amazon's initiative to get EC2 performance to be as close as possible to that of bare metal. This role would involve being part of the team that owns building, scaling, and maintaining high performance software to streamline the management of millions of Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) configurations. If you are a Software Engineer with a strong background coding in Linux, a passion for improving quality, solving challenging problems and curiosity about virtual networking, then this is your opportunity to own major deliverables and all aspects of the development cycle: scoping, design, implementation, and testing. You will be encouraged to exercise judgment in proactively determining and recommending the best features, designs, and support models based on business objectives, timelines, and resource constraints. What makes this team a great place to work? Core VPC Team - Our services underpin the fabric of the EC2 cloud. You have the opportunity to make a large impact and drive the road map for the Amazon cloud. Learn from the best in the industry - The EC2 networking team has great technical leaders who are always will to share and educate and mentor. Opportunities for growth and leadership - You will have the opportunity to work around both principal engineers and mentor more junior engineers, as well as influence and shape the direction of the service. Direct Customer Contact - The Amazon way is to maintain and enhance what you build. This gives you the opportunity to work directly with customers to understand and guide their needs. Scale New Heights - With cloud adoption accelerating, we are challenged with fun, complex problems to think about scale and grow the service to meet ever increasing demands. For more information on EC2 and VPC please visit: Basic Qualifications Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science - or related field with 3+ year relevant experience. Experience with Java, C++, or equivalent object-oriented programming languages Strong Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithm design, problem solving and object-oriented design and Strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical individuals Track record for being detail-oriented and demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow-through on projects Preferred Qualifications Experience with Linux networking stack and TCP/IP protocols Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment Experience with developer tools and SDKs, Eclipse / IntelliJ or other IDEs Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operation Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation