Amazon Corporate LLC Senior Software Development Engineer - Amazon - AWS CloudWatch in Seattle, Washington

Senior Software Development Engineer - Amazon - AWS CloudWatch Location: US-VA-Herndon Job ID: 773281 Company: : Amazon.com Services, Inc. Position Category: Software Development Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job DescriptionDo you like helping U.S. Intelligence Community and Defense agencies implement innovative cloud computing solutions and solve unique technical problems? Would you like to do this using the latest cloud computing technologies and become a core part of the largest cloud infrastructure on the planet? Amazon CloudWatch is seeking talented software developers to join our teams either in Herndon, VA. or Seattle, WA. Amazon CloudWatch is the monitoring service for AWS cloud resources and applications that run on AWS, giving customers actionable visibility into the health of their applications and services. Today we run one of the largest time-series data stores on the planet and teams in CloudWatch solve problems of massive metric ingestion, distributed systems/cloud computing, data visualization, log processing and analytics, anomaly detection, and predictive analytics. Our services are the "eyes and ears" for customers everywhere, both inside Amazon along with AWS customers across the world. CloudWatch is looking for self-driven, motivated engineers to help us build the future of this growing and critical AWS service. As part of the CloudWatch, you will have an opportunity to: Be part of a rapidly growing team, helping to shape the future direction of our service Interact and work with teams across all parts of Amazon (we provide monitoring for them too!) Work with and learn from some of the smartest engineers in the industry Develop software to solve some of the most challenging problems that come with operating at massive scale See your innovations in use by actual customers around the world and across Amazon If you're looking for a role that will provide you with opportunities to help transform how our customers monitor their services, then we need to talk. Amazon has a fast-paced environment where we "Work Hard, Have Fun, Make History." On a "typical" day, software engineers might whip up a prototype to prove or disprove an idea, instrument code to report a new metric, talk with customers, code up a feature, or draft a proposal for a radical new idea. Basic Qualifications 5+ years of experience developing object-oriented software, with mastery of one or more relevant languages (Java, C#, C++, Ruby, etc.) Bachelor's degree in computer science, mathematics, or a related field Must be a U.S. citizen and obtain and maintain an active TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph Preferred Qualifications Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal Depth in data structures and algorithms, especially those dealing with concurrency or scaling Experience with Agile engineering practices, such as Scrum, Test-Driven Development, and Continuous Integration Advanced degree in computer science, mathematics, or a related field Meets/exceeds Amazon's leadership principles requirements for this role Meets/exceeds Amazon's functional/technical depth and complexity for this role Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation