This is an exciting opportunity to join Amazon's world class technical team in Seattle WA! Come work with some of the best and brightest engineers and technical managers while also developing your skills and furthering your career within one of the most innovative technology companies anywhere.
Amazon Elasticsearch Service is looking for systems engineers to support one of the fastest growing services in AWS. Amazon Elasticsearch Service makes it easy to deploy, operate, and scale Elasticsearch for log analytics, application monitoring, full-text search, and more. Amazon Elasticsearch Service is a fully managed service that delivers Elasticsearch's easy-to-use APIs and real-time capabilities along with offering predictable performance and seamless scalability for production workloads.
We're looking for a systems engineer to join our team in our Seattle, WA location. In this role, you will support AWS Elasticsearch engineering and operations. This will include identifying and resolving issues, automating repetitive processes, and working closely with development teams. You will dive deep into code and logs, drive prioritization of operational issues, and become intimate with the architecture of our systems.
The perfect candidate will have deep experience working with Linux, preferably in large scale, distributed environments; and be very comfortable with networking and distributed architecture topics. You will have enthusiasm for digging deep and a flare for sharp technical communication, prioritization and organization.
Ideal candidate profile
· Bachelor's Degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Science or related field, or relevant work experience
· 5+ years Linux systems engineering experience
· 2+ years networking experience (TCP/IP)
· 2+ year experience building scripts, tooling, and automation for large-scale computing environments.
· Experience in at least two of: Python, Java, Perl, PHP, Ruby, Bash/Shell