Amazon Corporate LLC Sr. Software Engineer in Seattle, Washington

Sr. Software Engineer Location: US-WA-Seattle Job ID: 729020 Company: : Amazon.com Services, Inc. Position Category: Software Development Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job DescriptionAt Amazon Web Services (AWS) we understand the value of educating our customers on architectural best practices for designing and operating reliable, secure, efficient, and cost-effective systems in the cloud. We are working on ways through which we can educate our customers of these best practices to help them understand the pros and cons of the actions they take while building systems on AWS. We believe that applying these best practices greatly increases the likelihood of business success. Our team is brand new, and are goals are at a large-scale. As a software engineer on the team, we use machine learning and intelligent knowledge management to build the multiple components of our current and future product set - from defining solutions to delivery. You? You are a passionate software engineer and technical expert who is ready to redefine how we leverage the software and technology that operates AWS. You are able to select the appropriate languages, frameworks and technologies best suited to solve the problems at hand. On our team, you will have full access to all AWS Services, infrastructure and toolsets. The projects will be Agile-based and generate value with each iteration. We work at Amazon scale in terms of volumes, latency and availability. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset and strong CS fundamentals, we want to talk to you! Basic Qualifications* Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience * 7+ years professional experience in software development Preferred Qualifications Understanding and experience with web technologies (HTML, HTTP, CSS, JSON) and web frameworks on the browser or server in any language Experience with agile development methodology as part of a team Database design and implementation using SQL Server, MySQL, or Oracle UI design experience Amazon Web Services experience Strong knowledge of Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis Knowledge of, at least, one modern programming language such as C, C++, Java, or Perl Experience developing complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs Experiencing mentoring junior software development engineers and driving engineering excellence Meets/exceeds Amazon's leadership principles requirements for this role Meets/exceeds Amazon's functional/technical depth and complexity for this role Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation