Prototyping Engineer

Prototyping Engineer

Amazon Web Services Singapore Private Limited
15-50 years
240000 - 456000 SGD

Job Description

Job Summary
Do you have a builder's mentality where show me means more than tell me Are you passionate about technology, understand cloud architectures & platforms, and quick to pick up emerging technologies Are you adept at working with Customers to experiment with innovative approaches and the validate the technical feasibility of solutions

Core to Amazon's DNA is its methodology around executing experiments and prototypes to find the quickest way to prove new ideas, technologies, and business models in a real-world environment. This experimentation fuels Amazon's innovation. The role of the Prototyping Engineer will apply these methods to assemble and build prototypes with leading Customers around the world. You'll work closely with AWS Field Teams including Chief Technologists, Solution Architects, Technical Account Managers, and AWS Service Developers to partner with customers to solve hard problems. Amazon is seeking a senior technical professional to join the AWS Solutions Architecture team to support our rapidly growing and dynamic business.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Work with AWS sales, business development, solutions architects, customers, and partners to identify strategic use cases and build working prototypes and demos
  • Extract best-practice knowledge, reference architectures, and patterns from engagements to promote re-use with the worldwide AWS SA community
  • Architect, develop, and maintain tools to increase our scale and efficiency
  • Share insights and lessons learned with AWS Service teams to contribute to the continual improvement of AWS platform and services based on Customer need
  • Prepare architecture and design briefs that outline key features and decision points and provide prescriptive guidance to Customers
  • Develop and present detailed technical demonstrations to Senior Business and Technical leaders
  • Position requires travel -- generally, between 0 - 25%

This position is based in Singapore.

AWS is one of Amazon's fastest growing businesses, servicing millions of customers all over the world, reshaping the way global enterprises consume information technology, and powering the developers who are building the next generation of global industry leaders. AWS customers include some of the most innovative startups like Netflix, Airbnb, and Instagram, as well as some of the largest global enterprises like 3M, BMW, Siemens, and Samsung.

Inclusive Team Culture
Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have twelve employee-led affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and we host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon's culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 14 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.

Work/Life Balance
Our team also puts a high value on work-life balance. Striking a healthy balance between your personal and professional life is crucial to your happiness and success here, which is why we aren't focused on how many hours you spend at work or online. Instead, we're happy to offer a flexible schedule so you can have a more productive and well-balanced life-both in and outside of work.

Mentorship & Career Growth
Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and we're building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded professional and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.

Basic Qualifications

  • 4+ years of software development and/or solutions architecture (implementation/consulting) experience
  • Track record of implementing and operating cloud solutions in a variety of business environments such as large enterprises and start-ups
  • Programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, C#, Python
  • Technical depth in areas of emerging technology such as IoT, AI/ML, Serverless compute, Data Analytics, XR

Preferred Qualifications

  • History of successful technical sales consulting and architecture engagements (i.e. working prototype solutions, proof-of-concept, demos)
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering and best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills as well as the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations and virtual teams.
  • Ability to think understand complex business requirements and render them as prototype systems with quick turnaround time
  • Working knowledge of modern software development practices and technologies such as Agile methodologies and DevOps.
  • AWS Certification as an AWS Solutions Architect, Developer, or SysOps Associate/Professional

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success and we make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.

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