Junior Software Development Engineer - Amazon Web Services - Berlin (m/f) in Berlin, Germany

Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides companies of all sizes with an infrastructure web services platform in the cloud. With AWS you can requisition compute power, storage, and other services – gaining access to a suite of elastic IT infrastructure services as your business demands them. AWS is used every day by thousands of companies like New York Times, Netflix and NASA/JPL. See details at

AWS is constantly improving the way customers take advantage of its services. We have recently built a new team tasked with a highly visible and still confidential project that aims to radically improve the customer experience, especially for customers who use multiple AWS services. At first, this team will provide other AWS services with a platform to easily distribute and integrate features. Later, we will open these up for external partners and customers. Achieving this means building highly scalable and reliable services and an easy to use framework that allows internal service teams to build on top on and reduce their time-to-market.

We are looking for an entry level software development engineer who is passionate about building great products in the context of a diverse, multi-functional and independent team.

A successful candidate:

  • is able to combine strong technical skills to an ability to communicate clearly and effectively,

  • is comfortable with ambiguity and conflicting priorities,

  • cares about doings things right,

  • chooses good trade-offs and ultimately delivers results

In a highly customer-focused environment you will be able to learn in depth about existing software development tools, collaborate with and learn from exceptional engineers while using technology to solve hard challenges. You will work in an agile environment that regularly delivers quality releases and responds quickly to customer needs.

Most of all, you should love creating products and take pride in building delightful applications for customers.

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent combination of technical education and work experience

  • 2+ years of professional experience in software development field

  • Constant focus on clean, testable, maintainable and high-performance code.

  • Fluent English language skills

  • Located in or willing to relocate to Berlin, Germany

  • Experience owning high-demand, 24x7 systems

  • Deep understanding of at least one of: Java, Scala, Ruby, or Go

AMZR Req ID: 456897