SPUG: Amazon Jobs

Tim Maher tim at consultix-inc.com
Wed May 12 20:32:03 CDT 2004


Full time, permanent, opportunity with Amazon.Com. Located in
Seattle. Compensation package includes Restricted Stock Units.

Job Description:

Senior Development Engineer

Have your ever thought how cool it would be to package and
re-constitute the worlds leading ecommerce technology? Ever
thought about how to make one of the worlds largest private
distributed systems easy to use, predictable in nature, and
perform very, very fast?

There is a rare opportunity to employ an innovator within a small
team of focused, very senior engineers inventing and packaging
Amazon's web application and service framework technologies. We
are pushing the limits of publish/subscribe technologies on a
world wide scale. Your ability to affect a large audience is
un-paralleled. No joke, your inventions will impact thousands of
software developers and millions of customers.

With this opportunity there is great responsibility. The team
expects the potential candidates to have a history grounded in
the fundamentals of OOD/P, C, C++, Perl, event-driven
programming, distributed-computing, message based system
communications. In addition to innovating framework-level code
your role will include educating, influencing, communicating to
broad audiences. Clarity in speech, presentation, and written
output is a must. Knowledge of product and package lifecycles,
testing paradigms, operational tradeoffs, and deployment
strategies desired.

For more information, please contact:

Rakhel Wainey
Tech Recruiter | Amazon.com
rakhel at amazon.com

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