Software Development Engineer, EC2 Intrusion Detection Job in Seattle, WA at Amazon
Are you the type of person who enjoys solving complex security problems in the cloud? Do you enjoy making an impact at a massive scale and keeping millions of customers’ data safe in the cloud? Are you obsessed with designing software that efficiently processes tremendous data volumes, and leveraging the technological breadth of AWS ? Do you want the adrenaline rush of protecting customers, preventing attacks, and working with services in relation to detecting or implementing cloud protection? If this is you, then have we got an opportunity for you!
As a Software Engineer on the EC2 Intrusion Detection team, you will solve mission critical development and operations problems throughout the global presence for EC2. You would be developing and optimizing distributed systems working at Big Data scale, dealing with terabytes of data per hour. You’d design and own robust systems with cloud scale best practices. You’d leverage deep experience of running a critical service with zero downtime, eliminating scalability bottlenecks and monitoring in every dimension.
We have roadmap to leverage advanced analytics and leading edge machine learning techniques to find security sensitive anomalies ! You would enjoy working closely with a peer group of highly talented engineers, and in an environment that encourages innovation, calculated risk taking and rapid decision making.
Security domain expertise is not required for the product development oriented role. We are looking for the following skill sets:
- Computer Science background and education.
- Experience with designing distributed systems for scalability and robust operational performance.
- Good knowledge of the Linux operating system.
- Proven ability to troubleshoot and identify the root cause of issues.
- A history of dealing well with ambiguity, prioritizing needs, and delivering measurable results in a dynamic environment.
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About the Company
Company Location: Seattle, WA