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Senior Systems Development Engineer, Amazon EKS Amazon
Seattle, WA

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Containers are redefining how our customers are building, deploying, and running their applications. Do you want to join the Amazon Elastic Container Service for Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS) team and help customers by defining the future of containers on AWS?

Come join the Amazon EKS Team in our mission to make AWS the best place to run containers! Amazon EKS makes it easy to deploy, manage, and scale containerized applications using Kubernetes on AWS.

We are building a new team dedicated to expanding Amazon EKS to special regions. Engineers on this team will implement innovative cloud computing solutions and solve technical problems towards operating our service in special regions. To continue being an industry leader in this space we are in constant need for highly skilled engineers that currently possess and maintain an active TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph.

We're looking for an customer driven Systems Development Engineer to join our Special Regions Engineering Team in Amazon EKS. You will be an important member of a growing team using cutting edge AWS technology to help deliver fast, stable, operationally excellent applications and services that will delight our customers. You'll embrace the opportunity to tackle challenging problems in a fast pace environment that is rapidly growing. You'll use your influence to continually improve the operational effectiveness for services operating in special Government AWS regions.

What You'll Do on a daily basis -

* Function as technical, engineering and operational leader in Special Government AWS regions.
* Cultivate relationships with developers, engineers and other technology partners to understand their infrastructure needs.
* Act as a technical point of escalation, provide mentorship, and technical direction to team-members and evangelize best practices and methodologies.
* Design systems management solutions using automation and self-repair rather than relying on alarming and human intervention.
* Dive deep to resolve problems at their root, looking for failure patterns amenable to long-term solutions via simplification and automation.
* Develop appropriate metrics and monitors to ensure operational excellence for services being supported.
* Recognize and adopt best practices in documentation, testing, security, operational support at scale, and efficient use of resources.
* Write and contribute to project plans, engineering level documentation, and develop operational excellent standard operating procedures and run books.
* Join a variety of teams weekly operations meetings and provide guidance and leadership regarding the Government special regions.
* Travel as required to our partner office on a limited basis.

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Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.

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2127 7th avenue

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