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Software Development Engineer

Software Development Engineer

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Amazon Development Center Germany GmbH
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Job Description

Are you interested in building the next generation, cloud-based commerce system for AWS that’s used by millions of customers worldwide? Are you excited by the idea of building real-time stream processing systems that operate at Petabyte scale? Do you want to make an impact at a $10-billion-a-year business? Then we need to talk!

Computing AWS bills, at its core, is a challenging, distributed systems problem that requires calculations performed over trillions of usage records, millions of accounts, and hundreds of thousands of different rates. Furthermore, our applications must meet strict requirements for accuracy and once-and-only-once processing.

As a software developer, you have the opportunity to develop a federated billing system that supports new pricing models using cutting edge technologies like Kinesis, DynamoDB, S3, Lambda, and more. Additionally, you will build meaningful software that helps AWS to bring our largest customers over to the Cloud. And finally, as an Amazon engineer, you get to own the full lifecycle of your systems, work on challenging problems at "Amazon Scale", and collaborate with high-performance technical teammates and having fun doing it.

If all of this sounds exciting to you, then please come join us and help shape the future of the Cloud.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience to a Bachelor's degree based on 3 years of work experience for every 1 year of education

  • 5+ years professional experience in software development

  • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design

  • Computer Science fundamentals in data structures

  • Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong Java coding skills; you will be able to discuss in depth both the design and your significant contributions to one or more projects using the Java language

  • Experience with distributed system performance analysis and optimization

  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences
  • Experience with distributed (multi-tiered) systems, algorithms, and relational databases

  • Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions

  • Deal well with ambiguous/undefined problems; ability to think abstractly

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