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Software Development Engineer , AWS DNS

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Amazon

Our mission: To be Earth's most customer-centric company.

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Job summary
AWS team in Dublin, Ireland is seeking enthusiastic and talented Software Development Engineers architect, build and operate large-scale workflow automation and client-facing systems. This position is for a new team focusing on delivering features to hands of customers and software that “just works” without customer having to think about domain names and records. As a member of our team, you will design and develop customer-visible new products for one of world’s largest enterprises, be involved in all aspects of software development lifecycle and interact with many other engineering teams across Amazon. This is a back-end position mostly, focusing on automation workflows and integration with back-end systems and APIs.

We take code reviews seriously. We believe that good code reviews raise our code quality, grow our technical acumen, and provide opportunities to support and share knowledge with each other.

We care deeply about your career growth. We try to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a more well-rounded engineer and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future. Across the parent org, we have a proven track record of growing and promoting engineers.

Successful candidates for this role will have strong coding and system design skills and experience with one of Java, Python, Ruby, C/C++.

Key job responsibilities
Strong coding and analytical skills backed by a good grounding in Computer Science fundamentals. The ability to give and receive coaching is key, since you will be working as part of a high-performing team of software engineers, implementing the next generation APIs for the whole of Amazon.

A day in the life
We write software that can be used internally by any employee; our API is mission critical for a number of infrastructure provisioning teams. We put a lot of emphasis on Insist on High Standards. We are a team of talented and diverse software engineers, working on the next generation of DNS software for Amazon. We are end-to-end responsible for the software and systems we develop, deploy and operate. We are our proud of our availability track record and Operational Excellence standards. A key tenet of what we do is Safety over Speed and we would never compromise safety for customers.

About the team
Our vision is making DNS management an invisible layer, so customers need not worry about the protocol details. Our stakeholders are other internal teams within the Route 53 organisation, as well as infrastructure provisioning teams across the entire company. We are on a multi-year journey to completely modernise our service, which includes re-architecture and rewrite. We respect what came before, but we are also relentless about making DNS what it deserves to be: a first-class service, deeply integrated with customer workflows in such a way that customers never need to worry about it.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Computer Science degree, or equivalent experience.
  • Back-end development experience.
  • Proficient in any of Java, Python, Ruby, C/C++, C#
  • Comfortable working with Linux, or other Unix operating systems.
  • Deep understanding of data structures, algorithms and their performance.
  • Experience with web services and cloud environments.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience with distributed or large scale systems.
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies.

Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. Protecting your privacy and the security of your data is a longstanding top priority for Amazon. Please consult our Privacy Notice (https://www.amazon.jobs/en/privacy_page) to know more about how we collect, use and transfer the personal data of our candidates.

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