Amazon Corporate LLC System Development Engineer - Database Services in Denver, Colorado
Systems Development Engineer - AWS Database ServicesThis is an excellent opportunity for you to join Amazon's world classtechnical team in either Seattle, WA or Herndon, VA. You will be workingwith some of the best and brightest engineers and technical managers whilealso developing 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.The ideal candidate will:Be great fun to work with. Our company credo is "Work hard. Have fun. Makehistory". The right candidate will love what they do and instinctively knowhow to make work fun.Have strong Linux and Networking Fundamentals. The ideal candidate will havedeep experience working with Linux, preferably in a large scale,distributed environment. You understand networking technology and how serversand networks inter-relate. You regularly take part in deep-divetroubleshooting and conduct technical post-mortem discussions to identify theroot cause of complex issues.Love to code. Whether its building tools in Java or solving complex systemproblems in Python, the ideal candidate will love using technology to solveproblems. You have a solid understanding of software development methodologyand know how to use the right tool for the right job.Think Big. The ideal candidate will build and deploy solutions acrossthousands of devices. You will strive to improve and streamline processes toallow for work on a massive scale.This position can be located in:* Herndon, VA* Denver, CO* Seattle, WA* Arlington, VAThis 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 of experience working within a Linux Operating System* 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.