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Linux OS Developer (m/f)

Linux OS Developer (m/f)

Amazon Development Center Germany GmbH
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Job Description

The Development Center Dresden
In 2013 Amazon expanded to Dresden with it being the home-base of the Amazon Development Center team. The Kernel and Operating System team creates the heart of EC2, the actual virtual compute instance definitions and Amazon Linux, the operating system for our cloud. Being part of Amazon means constantly driving innovation and working on complex technical challenges every day.

Check out this video to see what the office looks like and how beautiful the Dresden area is:

Amazon is looking for an experienced Linux OS Developer to enforce our Dresden based teams. As part of the team, you will be given the chance to have a significant impact on our EC2 products and services, our business and most importantly our customers.

If you are passionate about Linux, have deep technical knowledge and want to build solutions to challenging problems that directly affect millions of people: there may be no better place than Amazon for you to impact the world!

You will be responsible for the lowest layer of the AWS software stack touching the Linux Kernel and our hypervisors. You will be improving the Amazon Linux OS, the OS that runs the Amazon Cloud.

Your work will focus on new features, performance and reliability improvements for server workloads in the Cloud.

Notwendige Qualifikationen

  • BS in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years of experience working on Linux OS
  • Programming skills in C, C++ or scripting languages like Python or Perl
  • Excellent written communication and verbal agility are strong assets

W├╝nschenswerte Qualifikationen

  • Virtualization (Xen, KVM, other)
  • Embedded systems and programming close to hardware
  • Contributor to an Open Source project
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