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Amazon

Software Development Engineer

Location
Vancouver, BC
Details
Full Time
2 days ago
DESCRIPTION
Amazon Route 53 Domains team is looking for a Software Development Engineer to join our 6-person team in Vancouver. Our team owns the services, console, and APIs used by customers to purchase and manage their domain names. Our services are used globally by companies large and small as well as developers like yourself!

On any given day, we use SWF, DynamoDB, and Lambda, as well as other public services and a host of Amazon-internal tools. We don't expect you to be an expert in all of these technologies, but we do expect you to be excited to learn about them!

Our team is dedicated to supporting new team members. We are a mix of new and experienced engineers, creating the perfect environment for you to both mentor and be mentored. We all enjoy helping each other grow and continue to raise the bar for coding and operational standards in our team. You will have the opportunity to learn from others while bringing your own novel capabilities and perspectives. You will have opportunity to grow your skills through various online and in-person trainings/courses as well as at conferences with some of the greatest people in their respective fields. We're looking for a new teammate who will help us continue building our positive team environment.

This position involves on-call responsibilities, typically for one week every month. We don't like getting paged in the middle of the night or on the weekend, so we work to ensure that our systems are fault tolerant.

Most of our team is co-located in the Vancouver office with a few team members in Seattle. We value work-life balance, and generally, keep core in-office hours from 10 AM to 4 PM. Some of us come in earlier, while others stay later. We are also flexible when people occasionally need to work from home. On regular basis, we also like to get out and have fun. Most recently, we have done Go Karting, Dragon Boating, a Summer BBQ and even archery tag.

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
• 2+ years of non-internship professional software development experience
• Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
• 1+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
• MS or in Computer Science or related field
• Working knowledge of Internet protocols such as HTTP and UDP.
• Distributed systems, networking, and web-services and implementation experience
• Experience working in -based environments

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Category
Software and Programming