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System Development Engineer

Job ID: 1649149 | Amazon Dev Center India - Hyd

DESCRIPTION

Job Description
Amazon strives to delight customers and make their lives easier. We have an extensive range of opportunities to learn and experiment to grow under the guidance of a pioneer engineering community. Amazon is looking for passionate Systems Development Engineers, who can build innovative and mission critical software applications and tools. You will have enormous opportunity to make a large impact on the design, architecture, and development of consumer products. You will be responsible for delivery and support of large-scale, multi-tiered, distributed software applications and tools in a fast paced agile environment.

Key Responsibilities:

· You create end-to-end design of software components, understand how to scope and define requirements, identify potential shortcomings and trade-offs with different design approaches.
· You write, develop, and review scripts, applications, systems, processes and mechanisms that scale with growing demands.
· You write code with high quality to solve problems using efficient data structures and algorithms that include high test coverage.
· You identify opportunities for automation of repetitive tasks such as infrastructure management, system configurations, monitoring, load and chaos testing, etc. and build working solutions that are easy to manage.
· You act as an engineering excellence champion by identifying and implementing industry’s best practices to improve service availability, reliability and efficiency.
· Handle customer impacting events, take part in Incident postmortems, Root Cause Analysis (Troubleshooting) to identify underlying issues and fix them.
· Perform upgrades, decommissions and maintenance for production systems and infrastructure (UNIX/Linux systems, AWS Services, Networking failures, etc.).



Job Locations: Chennai-TN, Hyderabad-TS, Bangalore-KA

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

Basic Qualifications;

· Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science/Engineering, or related field at time of application.
· Syntactical knowledge in Programming or Scripting languages such as Java, C/C++, Python, etc.
· Knowledge of Computer Science fundamentals such as object-oriented design, Operating systems, Algorithm, design, data structures, and complexity analysis.
· Excellent problem solving skills.
· Good communication, both verbal and written.


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Preferred Qualifications:

· Knowledge with distributed, multi-tiered systems, algorithms, and relational databases.
· Knowledge in optimization mathematics such as linear programming and nonlinear optimization.
· Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions.
· Adept at handling ambiguous or undefined problems as well as ability to think abstractly.
· Learn fast and adapt quickly to a fast-paced/agile development environment.