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Software Development Engineer

Reference ID: 423925
Software and Programming
Full Time
Vancouver, BC     

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To achieve our goals in this area, we are looking for a Software Engineer who loves to dive in and solve fundamental Computer Science and Systems problems around performance, timing, state machine logic and distributed systems algorithms. Candidates need to have a strong sense of ownership, passion to provide a great customer experience and excellent troubleshooting skills even when in high-pressure situations. If you'd like to be a part of creating always-on databases in the AWS cloud, this is the job for you!

Basic Qualifications

    •Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent - Masters or PhD preferred
    •4 years professional experience in software development
    •Experience leading and mentoring junior engineers through a full product/service development lifecycle

    •Proficient in Java, C or C++
    •Multi-threaded programming
    •Knowledge of data structures, algorithms, operating systems, and/or distributed systems

Preferred Qualifications

    •Experience building and operating large-scale online services and fault-tolerant distributed systems
    •Knowledge and experience with networking, virtualization and linux kernel modules are a plus

    •Knowledge of OS and Database engine internals are a plus

    •Strong verbal and written communication skills

Posted: December 3, 2016
Closes:January 2, 2017
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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...