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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

Job ID 
595427
Location 
IN-TN-Chennai
Posted Date 
13-11-2017
Company 
Amazon Chennai (Dev Ctr - IN)
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Job Description

At Amazon Web Services (AWS), we hire the best minds in technology to innovate, build and break things for the benefit of our customers. That intense focus on customers is why we are one of the world’s most beloved brands – it’s part of our company DNA. And this is that rare opportunity to be part of AWS SimpleDB team.

As a Software Developer working in AWS SimpleDB team, you will get firsthand experience managing a distributed database end to end. You will be surrounded by people who are extremely smart and passionate about cloud computing. Our work has an impact across many AWS customers. You will work in a fast-paced environment and do everything from determining priorities and designing features, to re-architecture as necessary, making operational improvements, automated testing, to mentoring others. The best candidates show true end-to-end ownership. We offer a playground of opportunities for builders to build and make history!

Basic Qualifications

  • BE/B.Tech/ME/M.Tech in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 4+ years of experience in a technical role in the industry
  • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, high-performance computing.
  • Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, complexity analysis, problem solving and diagnosis.
  • Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as Java, C/C++, C#

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience taking projects from scoping requirements through V1 launch and V2 iterations.
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well in a team
  • Experience building and operating a large scale distributed system
  • Experience working in an Agile software development organization