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System Development Engineer, Blink

Job ID: 2635103 | Services LLC - A57


As Systems Development Engineer, you will be responsible for defining, building and supporting the system design, architecture, and software for Blink, Ring and all of Amazon Devices. As a member of our team, you will be interacting closely with the business and cross-functional engineering teams across different organizations to gather engineering requirements, design and implement new features. You will contribute to all aspects of an agile software & systems development life cycle including design, architecture, development, documentation, testing and operations. You are the engineer that other engineers can count on; you are technical.

Key job responsibilities
- Dive deep and take ownership for critical design issues involving Machine Learning, hardware/firmware interfaces, IoT interfaces, overall system performance with AWS Tooling in mind.
- Participate in design reviews for complex embedded systems, simulations, algorithms and software development
- Influence and partner to develop the technical strategies for overall system designs
- Solve problems using the most appropriate combination of hardware, software, systems design, architecture, process, or operations.
- Team reviews of architecture, design, operations, process, or post-incident analysis for your team.
- Actively participate in reviews of systems owned by our team.
- Define and/or refine system requirements, participate in the development and delivery of Interoperability-related features such as system health monitoring, diagnostics, repair, and other self-healing automation.

A day in the life
Your work is very hands-on and multi-disciplinary. You will be working closely with vendors, engineers, and product teams. You write documents, carry out experiments, demonstrate proof-of-concepts, build prototypes, and ship sophisticated systems.

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

North Reading, MA, USA


- 3+ years of administrative experience in networking, storage systems, operating systems and hands-on systems engineering experience
- 3+ years of designing or architecting (design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and existing systems experience
- Experience in automating, deploying, and supporting large-scale infrastructure
- Experience programming with at least one modern language such as Python, Ruby, Golang, Java, C++, C#, Rust
- Experience with Linux/Unix
- Experience with CI/CD pipelines build processes


- Knowledge of systems engineering fundamentals (networking, storage, operating systems)

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