Internship: Software Development Engineer
Amazon
Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA
2d ago
source : Wizbii

DESCRIPTION

Join us in building the next generation Control Plane service platform that runs the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) web service.

Engineers in our teams have a strong sense of ownership and drive to innovate and have resounding impact in how we develop and deliver software at a large scale.

As an experienced engineer in this team, you will play an active role in developing high quality software designs & solutions to complex problems.

You are consistently successful at working autonomously and in delivering software. You work with your team to invent, design and build software that is stable and performant.

You write code that is easy to understand and your solutions are pragmatic. You regularly evaluate and improve your teams internal development processes.

As a Amazonian, you’ll enjoy interacting with some of the talented engineers in our industry through breakfast talks and demos, internal communities and extensive training material that span all aspects of our business.

You’ll also enjoy flexible working hours within small sized teams and a high level of autonomy. We follow the DevOps model and so our teams are empowered to own the full development and support life-cycle of their systems.

Our teams operate like start-ups in that they own and drive a portfolio of services which includes everything from developing the long term vision for their products through to deciding on what technologies and development methodology or processes to follow.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Excellent written communication and verbal agility are strong assets.
  • Strong analytical skills with excellent problem solving abilities.
  • Experience with relational databases and back-end programming
  • Amazon is an equal opportunities employer, and we value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.

    Amazon is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from South African citizens who are members of designated groups who may contribute to Employment Equity within the workplace and the further diversification of ideas.

    In this regard, the relevant laws and principles associated with Employment Equity will be considered when appointing potential candidates.

    We are required by law to verify your ability to work lawfully in South Africa. Amazon requires that you submit a copy of either your identity document or your passport and any applicable work permit if you are a foreign national, along with an updated curriculum vitae.

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