Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) is storage for the Internet. Through the use of pioneering techniques in computing, developers can durably store their on AWS’s proven computing infrastructure to achieve virtually limitless storage capacity at minimal cost.
Amazon S3 provides simple APIs that can be used to store and retrieve any amount of , at any time, from anywhere on the web.
While the emerging area of cloud computing has seen tremendous growth over the past few years, we are still in the early stages of realizing its potential.
S3 Storage is looking for a Software Engineer for the buildout of next generation projects for an area of strategic importance and significant impact.
We are custodians of all of S3's customer and have control of how that is accessed, stored, kept durable and highly available.
In this role, you will be part of a team and , and game changing performance and throughput improvements to S3's storage platform.
You will partner with technical leaders and with other teams in S3 Storage to deliver these capabilities at S3 scale.
The right candidate must be somebody who enjoys working on complex software, is customer-centric, and feels strongly about building quality software.
S3 Storage operates at a very large scale and stores critical for customers world-wide, so a passion and discipline around operational excellence is key.
You must be able to thrive and succeed in an entrepreneurial environment, and not be hindered by ambiguity or competing priorities.
Come join us and help solve a challenging set of problems, work hard, have a lot of fun and make history with Amazon S3.
Responsibilities include :
Design, , deployment and maintenance of innovative software solutions to transform service performance, durability, cost, and security.
Use , C++, Rust and software engineering best practices to ensure the standard of quality of all team deliverables.
Write quality system software.
Work in an agile environment, where you are always working on the most important stuff.
Mentor junior software engineers
4+ years of professional software development experience
3+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Computer Science, related degree, or equivalent experience
Track record of successfully launching projects of significant scope & complexity
Strong customer focus understanding of what customers expect from their compute infrastructure and passion for delivering on these problems and satisfying those customers
Software experience with a highly-scalable systems
Able to debug, troubleshoot and resolve complex technical issues reported by custo
Experience with Amazon EC2, S3, or similar elastic computing and storage facilities
Deep understanding of scalable computing , software architecture, structures and algorithms
Proven track record of designing, building and delivering quality software on time
Possess a passion for technical leadership and mentoring
Possess strong verbal and written communication skills
Experience in Agile / SCRUM enterprise-scale software development
Strong desire to build, sense of ownership, urgency, and drive.
Possess strong analytical skills, with excellent problem solving abilities in the face of ambiguity