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Systems Development Engineer - EC2 Windows

Systems Development Engineer - EC2 Windows

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Amazon Corporate LLC
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Systems, Quality, & Security Engineering
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Job Description

The EC2 Windows and Enterprise business is experiencing rapid adoption by the customers and partners of all sizes. Hundreds of thousands of new instances are launched every week. Customers love the current experience. The team is now expanding to accomplish the mission of making AWS 'The Best' place to run Windows workloads. These are exciting times. Help us assert the quality bar for h/w platforms that are compute, disk, memory and graphics intensive. Help us validate s/w components like guest OS, Web services and mission critical workloads experience in cloud environment. Join the team to deeply understand enterprise customer's needs, automate and build tool sets for faster delivery. We build our frameworks on top of AWS using the same technologies that our customers use, no better way to learn and become a EC2 cloud guru.

The ideal candidate will be:

- An automation expert with experience building distributed test execution framework on Windows or Linux
- Passionate about building tools to get tasks done in minutes than hours or days.
- Capable of building simple and elegant, customer-centric tool set to make their lives easy.
- Able to navigate through ambiguities and succeeded in delivering solutions in a hyper-growth environment.
- Comfortable shifting priorities quickly without wasting time when needed.
- Communicating clearly, using data with customer in mind at all times.
- Passionate and focused on building operational excellence.

Basic Qualifications

  • Extreme quality and customer focus
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related technical field.
  • 5+ years relevant work experience
  • Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as C#, C/C++, Java, Python or PERL.
  • Solid knowledge of CS fundamentals - object-oriented design, data structures, algorithms, problem solving and complexity analysis.
  • Experience in driving and delivering on cross-team initiatives.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, reporting, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices for the full software development life cycle including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Deep Experience with Windows and Microsoft technologies.
  • Knowledge of industry standard test automation tools and experience in developing product test harnesses and instrumenting products to gather test results
  • Comfortable working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, dynamic work environment
  • Experienced in interacting and coordinating test activities amongst multiple teams

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