Senior BIOS/Firmware Development Engineer at Amazon
Senior BIOS/Firmware Development Engineer Details
Jan. 11, 2019, 7:49 a.m.
Software Development Engineers
Hardware Engineering team AWS Hardware Engineering
The AWS Hardware Engineering team creates server designs for Amazon’s innovative web services. Our designs are industry-leading in frugality and operational excellence, and are critical to the success of the AWS business and millions of customers who use AWS today. Our engineers solve challenging technology problems, and build architecturally sound, high-quality components to enable AWS to realize critical business strategies. The ideal candidate for this role will be an innovative self-starter. You will be a software expert with deep knowledge in server firmware (a.k.a. BIOS). You will gain a strong understanding of our server firmware stack, and analyze it in its current and future context. You will use comprehensive knowledge of the system in your projects to find the best solutions to multi-factor problems. You will work with engineers across the company as well as external companies and lead development efforts. You will collaborate with internal and external development engineers
· Bachelors degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field · 5+ years’ experience in software development as an engineer · Experience with software development in C / C++ · Experience with Intel and/or AMD architecture · Experience with server platform design and architecture · Experience with Firmware (BIOS, UEFI, FSP, AGESA, or coreboot) development· Deep understanding of server BIOS sub-system · Experience with software development for server platforms · Working knowledge of scripting languages like Python, Shell, Make · Excellent verbal and written communication