Women Impact Tech

Software Development Engineer III

    Seattle, WA

Full Time


The way the world works is undergoing enormous change. They’re working remotely, on the go, and moving from one project to the next. And, they’re collaborating across borders, time zones, and organizations. We built Amazon Web Services End User Computing (EUC) services to give companies the agility to respond to the changing needs of their workforce. Our vision is to be the best place for customers to run and access their desktops and apps from any device. Our business is growing immensely, and we are looking for software engineers to help us build products to realize that vision. More information about Amazon End- User Computing can be found here: https://aws.amazon.com/products/end-user-computing/

We offer a unique opportunity to innovate by building a service from its beginning focused on meeting the security and productivity needs of a specific user segment. You will solve some of the most interesting problems associated with providing secure, reliable, fast and highly scalable solutions while simplifying both IT administration and the end user’s experience. In the process you will have the opportunity to work with a number of industry leading AWS services including EC2, S3, Lambda as well as additional areas across Amazon.

We are looking for a well-rounded software development engineer with a proven track record of solving challenging technical problems and creating great products for end users. As a developer on our team, you’ll own code end-to-end from design to development, and work closely with senior technical leaders within the team and across AWS. You’ll have a sound understanding of computer science fundamentals and practical industry experience, working across the technology stack.

This team is a great fit for you if
· You enjoy working with a fun team that prides itself on a great work environment with an inclusive group of people that are working together towards a common goal.
· You are sensitive to customer needs and interested in working on a service that will be used, directly and indirectly, by millions of customers and has a meaningful impact to their functions and interactions.
· You’d like to be directly responsible for solving real customer problems.
· You are a passionate learner and are motivated to take on new challenges.
· You want to have fun; surround yourself with a highly talented pool of engineers that like to solve complex problems, but also enjoy work life balance.

Inclusive Team Culture
Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have ten employee -led affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon’s culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 14 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.

Basic Qualifications

  • 4+ years of professional software development experience
  • 3+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
  • 2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems

Preferred Qualifications

  • Solid coding practices including good design documentation, unit testing, peer code reviews, and a preference for agile methods
  • Solid system design and architecture experience
  • Programming in C, C++, C#, and/or Java in Linux and/or Windows environment.
  • Windows and Linux development experience
  • The ability to take raw product requirements and develop software solutions and designs, to bring them to life
  • Ability to resolve conflicts and technical disagreements while leading the team to the optimal solution
  • Passion for building new products in a fast paced, team-oriented environment
  • Experience using Amazon Web Services desirable

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us