Amazon Corporate LLC Software Development Engineer - AWS Lambda in Seattle, Washington

Software Development Engineer - AWS Lambda Location: US-WA-Seattle Job ID: 650319 Company: : Amazon.com Services, Inc. Position Category: Software Development Job DescriptionAWS Lambda () is changing the way that companies big and small think about computing in the cloud. Lambda functions offer customers a "serverless" way to create applications, an approach that lets customers turn business logic and application code into scalable, fault-tolerant production systems without requiring every developer to become an expert in distributed systems, deployment technologies, and infrastructure management. We are looking for smart software engineers who want to work at cutting edge scale and help push the boundaries of serverless computing in the cloud. To succeed in this role, you need to be creative, responsible, and able to dig deep into emerging technologies. Willing to read research papers but also move quickly to turn code into customer solutions. An ideal candidate will be passionate about customer experience and focus on building performant systems that offer idiomatic programming interfaces to customers. You will have relentlessly high standards for yourself and everyone you work with; you will drive engineering best practices throughout your team and you will be constantly looking for ways to make the systems you own better. You have great communication skills, and enjoy working in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment. If this is you, come help us solve problems like: - Design and implement fault-tolerant software that runs at large scales and high availability guarantees. - Design and implement customer-centric resource management features and APIs. - Design and implement other software and architectural integration with managing and deploying Lambda serverless framework. - Help envision the future of Lambda serverless framework Job location is Seattle, WA. Relocation assistance available. Basic Qualifications Bachelors degree in Computer Science or a related field, 2-5 years relevant work experience. Knowledge of Java/C#/C++ and at least one modern scripting language, such as Python, Go, etc. Preferred Qualifications Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithm design and problem solving Experience in designing and building customer-facing APIs Demonstrated systems programming expertise Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well in a team Strong customer focus, ownership, urgency and drive Experience building and operating online services and fault-tolerant distributed systems Solid understanding of the Linux operating system Graduate degree (MS/PhD) a plus Demonstrated capability to provide depth and breadth technical leadership to agile teams Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation