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Systems Development Engineer (m/f)

Systems Development Engineer (m/f)

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Amazon Development Center Germany GmbH
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Software Development
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Job Description

The Development Center Dresden
In 2013 Amazon expanded to Dresden with it being the home-base of the Amazon Development Center team. The Kernel and Operating System team creates the heart of EC2, the actual virtual compute instance definitions and Amazon Linux, the operating system for our cloud. Being part of Amazon means constantly driving innovation and working on complex technical challenges every day.

Check out this video to see what the office looks like and how beautiful the Dresden area is:

Amazon is looking for an experienced Systems Developer for Linux Kernel maintenance. As part of the Kernel and Operating System team, you will be given the chance to have a significant impact on our systems, our business and most importantly our customers.

You will be responsible for root causing customer issues, patching kernels and deploying Linux Kernel and Hypervisor for AWS.

You will be brainstorming solutions with the top engineers at Amazon and creating radical new approaches to automate operational issues resolution.

Basic Qualifications

  • BS in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years of experience working on the systems development
  • Experience with building and tuning custom Linux Kernel
  • Experience working in C and Python

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with debugging Linux Kernel crashes
  • Experience with virtualization technologies
  • Experience automating operational problems resolution
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