Amazon.com AWS Lambda Software Engineer in Dublin, Ireland

AWS Lambda’s goal is nothing less than to simplify and improve the experience of computing in the cloud for every developer on the planet, from startups to the largest Fortune 100 companies. Serverless computing is rapidly changing how every company thinks about building and delivering software solutions, and Lambda is leading this industry wide effort.

The AWS Lambda team is growing our Customer eXperience (CX) team, whose goals including defining how developers use AWS Lambda. By creating built-in integrations with many AWS products, third-party services and through solutions like Serverless Application Model (SAM), the CX team has been core to enabling serverless solutions like AWS Lambda, contributing to its massive growth.

An ideal candidate will be aware of industry best practices & patterns in all aspects of building, releasing & verifying software – because this is exactly what our customers need. You will own and help driving exciting new and existing initiatives in Lambda, while being capable of working on distributed problems, massive scale and high availability.

What does it take to succeed in this role? A roll-up-your-sleeves type. Able to think about business opportunities, operational issues, and architectural diagrams in the course of a single conversation. Intellectually curious and dedicated to turning developers into raving fans. Someone who makes the team both productive and a fun place to work. Being excited to learn from others while bringing your own novel capabilities and perspectives.

If you're excited by defining the future of cloud computing and want to help lead from the innovative edge, we guarantee that your work in our team will be ground-breaking and challenging. Together, we’ll deliver the next generation of industry-leading compute features and help every business from the smallest startups to the largest enterprises run their code in the cloud without the burden of infrastructure or scale (that’s our job). We’ll shape not just our own products, but the direction of AWS and the serverless industry. Come help us change the world!

Job location is Dublin, Ireland. Relocation assistance available.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related field, or 3-5+ years relevant work experience (or more for Senior level developers)

  • Knowledge of at least one modern programming language, such as Java, Scala, C++, or C#

  • Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithm design and problem solving

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well in a team

  • Strong customer focus, ownership, urgency and drive

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Computer Science fundamentals in data structures, algorithm design and problem solving

  • Experience in C/C++ or Java

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well in a team

  • Strong customer focus, ownership, urgency and drive

  • Familiarity with Linux

  • Graduate degree (MS/PhD) a plus

  • Demonstrated capability to provide depth and breadth technical leadership to agile teams

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AMZR Req ID: 552393

External Company URL: www.amazon.com