Amazon Corporate LLC System Engineer in Denver, Colorado
Would you like to help implement innovative cloud computing solutions andsolve the world's most complex technical problems? Do you have a deeppassion and desire to engineer and operate the world's largest cloudcomputing infrastructure to provide a better world for future generations?Amazon Web Services is seeking top industry technical expert for a new teamdedicated to expanding our Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) to governmentcustomers. We are seeking a talented engineer skilled in the art ofintegration who understands the Agile mindset and DevOps philosophies, yetis not constrained by how "things are usually done" and is willing todecompose and reinvent systems, processes, and tools.We're looking for a technical expert for one of the largest compute serviceson the planet; if you possess that rare mix of depth in Development,Operations, Networking, and Systems Engineering then we are waiting foryour application. Apply to meet our talented team and let's see if you arethe one that can help us scale to meet the demand of our largest governmentcustomers! Become our leading expert on Amazon Web Services (AWS)Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) products and services.Amazon has a fast-paced environment where we "Work Hard, Have Fun, MakeHistory." Any day at Amazon is far from a "typical" day at other corporations.Our systems engineers spend time:* Investigating new ways to improve operations and defining new solutions tosolve technically complex cloud issues for our customers* Maintaining the world's most advanced cloud computing infrastructureincluding Amazon Web Services EC2, EBS, Security, and Tools product spaces* Investigating system variances about to affect major services worldwide* Diving deep into service interdependencies and region specificconfigurations to find the root of a problem about to affect an entire nation* Studying and learning from industry recognized Amazon distinguishedengineers* and a lot more!* Did we mention we also enjoy ending our week with happy hour?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.You'll be part of a world-class team in a fast-paced environment that hasthe entrepreneurial feel of a start-up. This is an opportunity to operate andengineer systems on a massive scale, and to gain top-notch experience incloud computing. You'll be surrounded by people who are passionate aboutcloud technology and believe that world class service is critical to customersuccess.Basic Qualifications* Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related field, or relevantwork experience* 3+ years Linux experience* 3+ years systems engineering experience* 3+ years of systems management/administration automation in Perl,Python, Ruby, JAVA, or related experience.* Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well in a team* Strong sense of ownership and urgency* Strong debugging and systems analysis skills to be able to identify andquickly resolve/mitigate issues* Excellent troubleshooting skills at all levels, from application tonetwork to host* 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.