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Software Development Engineer

Reference ID: 357838
Category:
Software and Programming
Type:
Full Time
Location:
Vancouver, BC     

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It's official: Amazon Aurora is the fastest growing service in the history of Amazon Web Services (AWS) to date. Want to learn how you can play a big role in the cloud revolution? Then read on.

Amazon Aurora is a distributed database service that's built for cloud scalability, durability, availability, and performance. With Aurora we aim to do nothing less than revolutionize the database business. Aurora builds on top of foundational AWS services such as EC2, S3 and DynamoDB to deliver a simple and cost effective database solution for customers worldwide.

We are looking for highly skilled, experienced, and motivated software development engineers to solve the worlds database challenges at a massive scale. You will be part of the team that architects, designs, and implements highly scalable distributed database systems that provide availability, reliability and performance guarantees. This is a hands on position where you will be asked to do everything from building rock-solid components to mentoring other engineers. You need to not only be a top software developer with a good track record of delivering, but also excel in communication, leadership and customer focus. This is a unique and rare opportunity to get in on the ground floor within a fast growing business and help shape the technology, product and the business. A successful candidate will bring deep technical and software expertise and ability to work within a fast-paced startup culture in a large company to deliver solid code that has a broad business impact.

To learn more about Amazon Aurora visit: https://aws.amazon.com/aurora/

Basic Qualifications

    •Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
    •3+ years professional experience in software development
    •Proficient in Java, C#, or C++ (or similar)
    •Multi-threaded programming
    •Knowledge of data structures, algorithms, operating systems, and/or distributed systems


Preferred Qualifications

    •Experience operating large scale systems
    •Knowledge of OS and Database engine internals
    •Strong verbal and written communication skills



Posted: December 9, 2016
Closes:December 30, 2016
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10,000+ employees
Industry:
Technology

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Launched in 2006, Amazon Web Services (AWS) began exposing key infrastructure services to businesses in the form of web services -- now widely known as cloud computing. The ultimate benefit of clou...