Amazon Web Services Sr Systems Development Engineer, Performance Engineering in Austin, Texas
The AWS Graviton team is looking for Sr Performance Engineers to join us to create the future of data centers. You'll be part of a world-class team in an entrepreneurial environment with the feel of a start-up. By working inside the core of AWS, you will have the opportunity to lead the design and delivery of technologies that power the world's largest cloud provider.
We work backwards from understanding the customer’s needs and we’re using this to guide our decisions. As a Sr Performance Engineer you will work with AWS teams to understand the business need, deep dive into how the services perform on the new Arm hardware, architect the solution to optimize efficiency and lead the execution. You will be responsible for designing and developing solutions that improve the performance and reduce the cost of our services.
Work with a range of AWS teams like EC2, RDS, Redshift, and Lambda to understand their workloads and performance on our systems
Lead the work to measure and improve performance of our new systems
Modify applications, kernel and/or hypervisor to address the identified bottlenecks
Work with the AWS teams on the future hardware designs
At least 5 years of relevant work experience, including technical leaders
Knowledge of the computer architecture, Linux internals and virtualization, with the ability to quickly prototype solutions
BS or MS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a relevant technical field
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to debug complex problems across multiple layers of software and hardware
Experience with Arm assembly and/or using performance counters
Experience with creating repeatable experiments, analyzing results and re-implementing the code to address performance bottlenecks
Meets/Exceeds Amazon's leadership principles requirements for this role.
Meets/Exceeds Amazon's funcational/technical depth and complexity for this role.
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation
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CompanyAnnapurna Labs (U.S.) Inc.
Position CategorySystems, Quality, & Security Engineering
Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name)United States