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Amazon Corporate LLC Software Development Engineer, Data Engineering and Insights Team in Seattle, Washington

Job summaryThe AWS Capacity Forecasting team engages with all AWS service teams to build the world's largest Cloud infrastructure. Come make history!Our larger team forecasts demand and recommends hardware ordering for the largest AWS service teams. As part of EC2 Core Platform, we forecast customer demand, build inventory replenishment systems, and drive utilization improvement for all AWS services.We use Java, Python, JavaScript, Lambda, DynamoDB, as well as other public AWS services and Amazon-internal tools. We don't expect you to be an expert in-- or necessarily familiar with-- all of these technologies, but we expect you to be excited to learn.This is a full-stack development position, leaning towards back-end work. This position involves on-call responsibilities. We don't like getting paged at night or on weekends, so we work to ensure that our systems are fault tolerant. When we do get paged, we work together to resolve the root cause so that we don't get paged for the same issue twice.As a member of the team you will help manage the inputs and forecast outputs for:* Statistical models used to generate forecasts for all AWS services.* Capacity planning systems that optimize service availability and infrastructure costs.* World-class forecasting systems that process billions of time series each week.* Inventory replenishment systems developed for each AWS service.What you will learn:* How to incorporate tested research results into modern software systems that improve the way AWS operates.* Inventory management and supply chain management for the Cloud.* The internal workings of AWS services.* The data that supports growth of the world's largest Cloud, solving challenging problems on a daily basis.* Leveraging AWS technologies in software development.You will work directly with business owners, research scientists, other software development teams, and owners of major AWS services. This role requires an individual with excellent analytical abilities, deep knowledge of software engineering principles, as well as a passion for problem-solving. Ideally, you are comfortable with ambiguity and accessing and working with data from multiple sources.Some of the key responsibilities for this position include: - Work with managers, data engineers, and scientists to design and enhance our infrastructure to support the growth of AWS.* Work closely with data engineers, scientists, and business owners.* Develop repeatable solutions to minimize ad hoc requests to help improve the customer experience.* Enable effective decision making by retrieving and managing data from multiple sources and compiling it into digestible and actionable forms.* Develop intelligent, insightful self-reporting tools.Keywords:Software Engineering, Forecasting, Statistics, Optimization, Inventory Management, Supply Chain Management, AWS, Cloud, Cloud Computing, EC2, S3, EBS, DynamoDB, Redshift, CloudFront, Java, C++, object oriented, Java, distributed systems, high availability, scalability, concurrentAbout UsInclusive Team CultureHere at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have ten employee-led affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon's culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 14 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.Work/Life BalanceOur team puts a high value on work-life balance. It isn't about how many hours you spend at home or at work; it's about the flow you establish that brings energy to both parts of your life. We believe striking the ri