Amazon Corporate LLC System Development Engineer I in Denver, Colorado

System Development Engineer I Location: US-CO-Denver Job ID: 541147Company: : Amazon.com Services, Inc. Position Category: SoftwareDevelopment Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job DescriptionDo you like helping U.S. Intelligence Community agencies implement innovativecloud computing solutions and solve technical problems? Would you like to dothis using the latest cloud computing technologies? Do you have a knack forhelping these groups understand application architectures and integrationapproaches, and the consultative and leadership skills to launch a projecton a trajectory to success?Amazon Route 53 is a highly available and scalable Domain Name System(DNS) service offered by Amazon Web Services. We operate in over 50locations worldwide and provide advanced functionality such as latency-basedrouting (LBR), Private DNS, Geo DNS routing, DNS failover, andintegration with a plethora of AWS services. On top of that, we offer fastchange propagation with a 100% availability SLA. Our service is quicklygrowing and we're expanding in multiple directions: adding new featuresand functionality to our DNS services, better traffic management, new AWSintegrations, improving our health check capabilities, and expanding withnew services in the naming and routing space.We work on deep, technical problems that span a variety of core topics incomputer science ranging from databases to networking to distributed systemsto numerical analysis to security. We are looking for a developer who willlead the team and who feels strongly not only about building good software butalso about running that software in the real world.You'll have the opportunity to help AWS build the platform that will set thestandard for cloud computing. On the Route 53 team, you will have to maketough prioritization decisions, iterate and innovate relentlessly, andthink through large-scale globally distributed systems problems. This position requires that applicant selected be a U.S. citizen and obtainand maintain a TS/SCI US Government clearance with polygraph.Position may be located in either Herndon, VA 20170 or Seattle, WA 98101.Relocation assistance would be offered (pending qualification guidelines).Basic QualificationsThis position requires that the candidate selected be a U.S. citizen andobtain and maintain an active TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph.Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related field or5+ years of System Engineering/Software Development experienceExperience in one or more of Java, Perl, Python or Ruby1+ years experience running services on Linux/UNIPreferred QualificationsMasters or PhD degree in Computer Science5+ years of System Engineering/software development experience in arelated industryHands-on experience managing efforts in Linux/Unix environments,distributed systems and/or developing large-scale web applications as wellas strong understanding of database technologyDemonstrated ability to communicate business and technical ideas to variedaudiences including customers, peer engineers, and senior leadershipStrong ownership, urgency, and drive to launch servicesExperience building complex software systems that have been successfullydelivered to customers.Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch ofthe project.Strong distributed systems, web services design and implementation experience.Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practicesfor the full software development life cycle, including coding standards,code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, andoperatioExperience with agile methodologiesExperience implementing services in a Linux environmentMeets/exceeds Amazon's leadership principles requirements for this rollMeets/exceeds Amazon's functional/technical depth and complexity for this role *Please email AWS Sourcing Recruiter, Scott Korkowski(korkowsk@amazon.com) if you have questions. **For more informa