System Development Engineers - Brazil Hiring Event

  • Competitive
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Amazon
  • 19 May 19

System Development Engineers - Brazil Hiring Event

Amazon is the earth's most customer centric company and is looking to hire highly motivated, best-in-class System Engineers for our expanding global border operations in Sydney, Australia! This team is working in the heart of AWS global network and we are looking to hire highly motivated Systems Engineers for our Sydney Network Engineering Centre. The engineers within our team are instrumental in allowing us drive the stability and sustainability of our next-generation networks and to discover innovative ways to automate and scale our network as we expand globally.

Why Australia? Our Sydney offices are growing rapidly and you could be part of that! This is an excellent opportunity to join Amazon and Amazon Web Services and build something great. You would be joining a world class technical team, working with some of the biggest and brightest engineers in the industry. Not only would you be working with the best, you would be developing your skills and furthering your career within one of the fastest- growing, most innovative and progressive technology companies in the world.

Here is a little more on our team: Our ideal candidate is highly autonomous, very detail oriented, possesses strong written and verbal communication skills and has significant experience of supporting large scale, enterprise class networks. Systems Development Engineers work hand-in-hand with Network Operations to automate and invent new ways of operating Amazon's Next-Generation Network. Excellent written and verbal communication skills and an ability to interact efficiently with peers and customers is required, as well as experience initiating, driving and managing in-event conference calls. The desire and ability to work in a fast paced, collaborative environment is essential. In addition to providing top-tier management and support of Amazon's vast network infrastructure, Systems Development Engineers are expected to develop best practices, refine operational procedure and constantly think pro-actively and with innovation.

Applicants should take note that face to face interviews will take place in Sydney, Austrailia.


Basic Qualifications
Responsibilities:
• Improve overall efficiency of the team through automation;
• Reduction and elimination of customer pain points through automation and improvement;
• Automate targeted network operation tasks through creation and maintenance of tools;
• Be part of the team that shapes the Automation future in Network Operations;
• Deliver simple, sustainable and repeatable solutions and processes;
• Work closely with our Network Development Engineering team to support delivery of solutions required to drive operational excellence;
• Drive standards across the network and ensure that we are fully compliant to those standards and policies;
• Identify opportunities to automate recurring issues;
• Effective escalation of same to mid- and senior-level engineering teams for full resolution;
• Create and review documentation and process regarding recurring issues, new standard operating procedures, knowledge transfer material, etc.

Preferred Qualifications
Additional Responsibilities
• Automate select network administration tasks through creation and maintenance of scripts and tools;
• Reduce the end-to-end cost of delivering packets;
• Mentor more junior staff in network automation, including involvement in the formulation of a structured training plan;
• Participation in interviewing;