Expires soon Amazon

C/C++ Software Development Engineer - AWS EC2 Elastic Block Store (EBS)

  • Seattle (King)
  • IT development

Job description


EBS delivers high-performing virtualized storage “in the cloud” for EC2, and is a key building block for many applications, from databases to distributed file systems to Hadoop clusters. Delivering a reliable, scalable, and high-performance service requires engineers with exceptional technical expertise and creativity. In addition, at Amazon, along with superlative technical strength, we expect our engineers to interact with customers, to understand our business goals, and to innovate rapidly, delivering high-quality and ground-breaking functionality.

The ideal candidate for our team will be passionate about the large opportunity that Amazon EBS and EC2 present and about “Cloud Computing” in general. Candidate will have strong design and implementation experience, in-depth knowledge of distributed systems architectures, and experience leading or mentoring other engineers. For this role in particular, experience defining and running hardware qualification and performance testing, delivering core systems or kernel components in C/C++, programming with multithreaded concurrent processing, and building hardware storage systems using RAID adapters, HBAs or other direct-attached technologies particularly valued, as is experience delivering embedded systems and/or large-scale automation systems.

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.

Ideal candidate profile


· MS CS/CE/EE with 2+years or BS CS/CE/EE with 5+ years of relevant industry experience
· C , C++ , Perl or Python scripting languages