Amazon Corporate LLC System Development Engineer - Database Services in Denver, Colorado
Systems Development Engineer - AWS Database ServicesThis is an excellent opportunity to join Amazon's world class technical teamin either Seattle, WA, Herndon, VA or Denver, CO, working with someof the best and brightest engineers and technical managers while alsodeveloping your skills and furthering your career within one of the mostinnovative and progressive technology companies anywhere.Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering ourculture of inclusion. We have ten employee-led affinity groups, reaching40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefitofferings, and we host annual and ongoing learning experiences, includingour Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (genderdiversity) conferences. Amazon's culture of inclusion is reinforced withinour 14 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverseperspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.Amazon Web Service is building some of the largest distributed systems in theworld. Amazon's database offerings like Aurora, DynamoDB, ElastiCache,EMR, RDS, and Redshift are massively scaled services that make up acritical piece of the internet today.A successful Engineer joining the team will do much more than write code andtriage problems. You will work with Amazon's largest and most demandingcustomers to address specific needs across a full suite of services. You willdive deep into technical issues and work diligently to improve the customerexperience. The ideal candidate will:Be great fun to work with. Our company credo is "Work hard. Have fun. Makehistory". You will love what you do and instinctively know how to make workfunHave strong Linux and Networking Fundamentals. You will have deep experienceworking with Linux, preferably in a large scale, distributed environment.You understand networking technology and how servers and networksinter-relate. You regularly take part in deep-dive troubleshooting and conducttechnical post-mortem discussions to identify the root cause of complexissues.Love to code. Whether its building tools in Java or solving complex systemproblems in Python, you will love using technology to solve problems. Youhave a solid understanding of software development methodology and know how touse the right tool for the right job.Think Big. You will build and deploy solutions across thousands of devices.You will strive to improve and streamline processes to allow for work on amassive scale.This position can be located in either Herndon, VA, Arlington, VA,Denver, CO, or Seattle, WA.This position requires that the candidate selected be a US Citizen and mustcurrently possess an active Top Secret security clearance. The positionfurther requires that, after start, the selected candidate obtain andmaintain an active TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph and satisfyother security related requirements.Basic Qualifications* Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related field, or relevant workexperience* 2+ years Linux Operating System experience* 2+ years plus of distributed system management experience* 1+ year(s) developing system management / automation software inPerl, Python, Ruby, or Java* Current, active US Government Security Clearance of Top Secret or aboveAmazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equalopportunity 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 protectedstatus. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request anaccommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.