Amazon Corporate LLC Systems Engineer in Broomfield, Colorado

Systems Engineer Location: US-CO-Broomfield Job ID: 628998 Company:: A100 US LLC Position Category: Operations, IT, & SupportEngineering Job DescriptionAre you experienced in managing Windows and Linux Systems with a passion forbuilding and maintaining highly-available systems and services at massivescale?At Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth.To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people.If you'd like to help us build the place where hundreds of thousands ofdevelopers make billions of transactions worldwide on our cloud every day,harness the power of Amazon Web Services (AWS) to enable innovativeapplications, websites, and businesses, then this is your chance to makehistorThe DC Systems Operations team is responsible for building and supporting someof Amazon's most important infrastructure services. As part of Amazon WebServices (AWS), we support the infrastructure that runs the world'spremier e-commerce and cloud computing environments.We are seeking a passionate and motivated engineer to participate on a team ofWindows and Linux Systems Engineers. The ideal candidate would be innovativeand have great problem solving and analytical skills. You must be verycomfortable and confident working on Linux systems and familiar withfundamental Windows Server patching and administration. You must have verystrong knowledge of operating system and networking fundamentals. Youunderstand TCP/IP and other common network protocols, and be familiar withrunning a secure and robust wireless network. You are proficient with at leastone high-level scripting language (Python, Ruby, Perl). You shouldhave a bias toward automation and track record of creating automatedsolutions. You have experience operating distributed systems and diagnosingand resolving complex problems. You pay attention to detail and solve problemsat their root.You will be working in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shiftquickly. You must be flexible and adapt well to a wide range of tasks andtechnologies.At Amazon, it is expected that your technical knowledge demonstrates bothdepth and breadth. Leveraging the strengths of individual team members aspeers and delegating tasks appropriately within the group for long termprojects will all be critical tasks for this role. Deep knowledge of thedomain and is sought after as a thought-leader across the organization.Major Responsibilities* Systems Administration and support, including security patching, newsystem deployment, and account administration* Peer development of team members* Networking, including building robust, secure wireless networks withWireless Intrusion Detection* Metrics and projections* Advising development staff on application security* Host and network tools and implementations* Leading design reviews for complex systems* Functionally decompose complex problems into simple, straight-forwardsolutions* Have a complete understanding of the various system interdependence andlimitations* Identify security issues and risks, and develop mitigation plans* Architect, design, implement, support, and evaluate secure,infrastructure focused tools and services including project leadership roles* Advise and consult with internal customers on risk assessment, threatmodeling and fixing vulnerabilities* Evaluate and recommend new and emerging products and technologies* Mentor junior members of the team* Develop and deliver training materials and perform general securityawareness and specific security technology training* Participate in security compliance efforts* Participate in projects that develop new intellectual property* Functionally decompose complex problems into simple, straight-forwardsolutions* Understand business context to decisions made within and across groups* Support critical infrastructure services that process millions of requestsevery minute* Participate in 24x7 on call rotationBasic Qualifications* BS degree or higher in Computer Scienc