Software Development Engineer, Information Security, InfoSec


Job summary
Do you want to own cutting edge technology, solve new problems that didn’t exist before, and have the ability to see the impact of your successes?

Information Security is looking for Software Development Engineers who are excited about working on real world problems on a global scale, own their systems end to end and influence the direction of our technology that impacts hundreds of millions customers around the world.

You will partner with the leadership team to drive key engineering and business decisions that will influence and impact Amazon’s software stack on AWS. You will also have the unique opportunity to work on a development team that partners with organizations across Amazon, Amazon Web Services, eCommerce Services, Kindle, Marketplace, Operations, Platform Technologies and Retail.

This position has a flexible work location and can be located in the following sites: Austin, San Diego, Seattle, New York, and Arlington, VA. There may be potential for virtual work options or flexible office hours. Apply to learn more!


· Programming experience with at least one software programming language.
· 1+ years of experience in software development


· Strong, object-oriented design and coding skills (C/C++ and/or Java preferably on a UNIX or Linux platform)
· Knowledge of Perl or other scripting languages a plus
· Experience with distributed (multi-tiered) systems, algorithms, and relational databases
· Experience in optimization mathematics (linear programming, nonlinear optimization)
· Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions
· Deal well with ambiguous/undefined problems, ability to think abstractly
· Previous technical internship(s) preferred
· Graduate degree a plus

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