Software Development Engineer


: $112,190.00 - $178,460.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology

Each day, hundreds of thousands of developers make billions of transactions worldwide on our cloud. They harness the power of Amazon Web Services (AWS) to enable innovative applications, websites, and businesses. The AWS Security team owns security for all of these services offered by AWS, including EC2, S3, and many others. Our team works with the many AWS teams to solve security challenges at massive scale. We enable the trust by building services that meet the security goals of our customers, from compliance to analysis. We use and innovate on technologies that can raise the security bar for all services offered by AWS, and perform massive-scale data analysis.Our team is looking for highly intelligent software development professionals to join us and help us continue to raise the security bar for cloud computing. You should be somebody who enjoys working on complex software systems, is customer-centric, and feels strongly about delivering results. You should be passionate about solving security hurdles in innovative ways. We do not desire to simply produce good software here at AWS Security... we want to produce disruptive, history changing innovations.Amazon has a fast-paced environment where we Work Hard, Have Fun, Make History. A typical day on our team involves working with users to design new security features, prototyping and demonstrating features to your users, deploying software through our large automated systems, and operationally supporting your newly deployed software. You are looking for radical new approaches to automate fixes for operational issues. You get to use AWS services to solve design problems. You get to interact with AWS teams to integrate your application with theirs.You'll be part of a world-class team in a fast-paced environment that has the entrepreneurial feel of a start-up. This is an opportunity to operate and engineer systems on a massive scale, and to gain top-notch experience in cloud computing. You'll be surrounded by people who are wickedly smart, passionate about cloud computing, and believe that world class service is critical to customer success.This job can also be located in Baltimore, MD.Responsibilities: Develop solutions to process massive amounts of data, extract interesting feature, and build detection controls Design and implement data analytics systems for adversary detection, improving security incident response capabilities, and generally enhancing security situational awareness Rapidly prototype and incubate new security features and solutions Deliver high quality solutions in a hyper-growth environmentBasic qualifications BS degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience. 5 + years of professional software development experience 2 + years multiple programming languages developing scalable and maintainable applications or services 2+ years delivering large-scale distributed systems 2+ years of system and network security.Preferred qualification Knowledge of Linux/Unix tools and architecture Strong knowledge of web, security, and networking protocols Some experience with security tools such as intrusion detection, log analysis, and network scanning. Breadth of experience covering the 'stack' of front-end web user interfaces and web servers through to back-end analysis and storage systems Highly proficient in design and analysis of algorithms and data structures Strong understanding of object-oriented design and implementation experience Experience with web-based applications and/or web services-based applications at massive scale A person that thrives and succeeds in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shift fast Master's or Ph.D. degree in Computer Science Meets/exceeds Amazon s leadership principles requirements for this role Meets/exceeds Amazon s functional/technical depth and complexity for this roleAmazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age
Associated topics: .net, back end, devops, matlab, perl, php, python, sdet, software developer, software engineer * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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