Amazon Corporate LLC Sr. Software Development Engineer in Seattle, Washington
Want to make database history? Come and join the Amazon Database services team - the creators of DynamoDB, Redshift and Amazon Relational Database (RDS) services. Thousands of customers run managed databases on Amazon's industry leading cloud computing platform. Whether you need a SQL database or NoSQL datastore (DynamoDB, ElastiCache, DocumentDB, Neptune, QLDB) or Managed Blockchain, Amazon DB Services team makes it easier for you to set up, operate, and scale databases in the cloud.The DB services team is growing rapidly and we are looking for a software engineer to work on a new database service. We are building new AWS services and features from the ground up, offering a unique opportunity for engineers who want to help define, design, build, and operate cloud services that are changing the world and enabling our customers. Additionally, you will get to collaborate with some of the best and brightest minds in the industry and join a fast-paced and growing team in one of the most innovative technology companies. Come join us to Work Hard, Have Fun, and Make History!As a member of the team:* You are able to operate with limited guidance and take a long-term view of your team's services and how it fits into the broader architecture.* You enjoy working with other engineers building similar core components to ensure that teams are building towards a broader architecture that supports Amazon scale business needs.* Highly-motivated and thrive in an environment where problems are open-ended. You are able to unpack and solve ambiguous problems and provide simple and clear technical direction for your team.* You understand the business impact of your systems and show good judgment when making technical trade-offs between your team's short-term technology or operational needs and long-term business needs.* You are genuinely excited about technology, have a strong interest in learning and playing with the latest technologies.* Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering or related field* 8+ years of professional software engineering experience* Excellent Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, data structures, problem solving, and complexity analysis* Strong proficiency in developing objected-oriented software, with deep experience in one or more relevant languages (Java, C, C++, C#, KotlinAmazon 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.