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Amazon Principal Engineering Community

Join the community of visionary leaders and hands-on builders working on Amazon’s hardest problems.

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Setting the standard for Amazon engineering

Our Principal, Senior Principal, and Distinguished Engineers are responsible for designing and building all of the technology across Amazon. As visionaries in the field, they set the standard for engineering excellence that’s held through our company, our technology, and our products.

Principal Engineers work closely with business leaders to bring clarity to complexity, demonstrating smart ways to solve some of the most complicated business challenges. They build scalable systems while applying groundbreaking technologies.

We hire Principal Engineers in a variety of technical disciplines, including database, front-end, hardware, network, security, software, and systems development.

Who we are

Principal Engineers describe their roles and teams and the impact they make on customers.

  • Devansh Gupta, Principal Engineer, Bangalore

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    Devansh discusses his role on the Advertising Trust Team in Amazon India.

  • Kari Wilhlem, Principal Engineer, Seattle

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    Kari discusses her role on the Merch on Demand team in Amazon Fashion.

  • Bryan Liles, Senior Principal Engineer, Arlington

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    Bryan discusses his role on the Amazon Web Services S3 team.

  • Luis Miras, Principal Security Engineer, Sunnyvale

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    Luis discusses his role on the Devices and Services Trust and Security Team.

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