Wednesday , February 21 2024

Amazon Job Opportunities – Software Development Engineer

Website Amazon

Job Description:

As an Amazonian, you’ll enjoy interacting with talented engineers globally as you build out API Orchestration features for teams across EC2 and AWS. We follow a DevOps model and so our team is empowered to own the full development and support life-cycle of their systems. Our team operates like start-ups in that we own and drive a portfolio of services which includes everything from developing the long term vision for our API Orchestration product through to deciding on what technologies and development methodology or processes to adopt.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Engineers in our team have a strong sense of ownership and drive to innovate and have resounding impact in how we develop and deliver software at such a large scale.
  • This position involves on-call responsibilities. This is typically once every 6 weeks.
  • We don’t like to be paged unnecessarily and we strive to keep this down and ensure our systems are fault tolerant.
  • Our team values work-life balance and respect each other’s time.
  • Our team is dedicated in supporting new team members with a welcoming inclusive approach.
  • We are a team that strives to grow each other in our careers through mentoring and support. Our team invent, design and build software that is stable and performant.
  • We write and support code that is easy to understand with solutions that are pragmatic.
  • We try and assign projects and tasks based on what will help each team member develop into a more well-rounded engineer that will enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.
  • A successful Software Development Engineer will have good design skills, an excellent ability to solve problems, good communication skills and a desire to be a key technical contributor.
  • The software you will be responsible for will require a breadth of technical development knowledge (i.e. distributed systems, synchronous API orchestration, scalability, availability).

Job Requirements:

  • Proficiency in at least one modern programming language, such as Java, Ruby, Python, Kotlin
  • Computer Science fundamentals, including data structures, object-oriented design, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis.
  • Analytical skills with excellent problem solving abilities
  • Working knowledge of AWS products and technologies
  • Good written and verbal communication are beneficial

Qualification & Experience:

  • 3+ years of industry experience in a software development environment
  • Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent working experience

Job Details:

Company: Amazon

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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