Amazon Network Infrastructure team is looking for Optical Network Engineer. This team is responsible for architect/design, operate and build one of the world’s largest and most complex optical networks. With Amazon Web Services our goal is to become “The Infrastructure Platform” to the world. Our customers demand the highest quality and reliability for their services.
As a member of this team, you’ll have a unique opportunity to shape the development of our network. The Amazon network is a fundamental contributor to the success of Amazon Web Services. This network will enable us to continue to scale the existing services, and to enable new services. You’ll be chartered with leading the development of innovative optical solutions, which will change how we build optical infrastructure to support Amazon’s ever growing capacity requirements. You’ll drive a step-change in Amazon’s ability to provision, manage and monitor the network.
· Collaborate with vendors/manufacturers to evaluate new hardware and software features and come up with implementation plans for incorporating them into the network. · Collaborate with vendors/manufactures in defining and developing test plan for Optical Modules. · Automate optical test plans and qualify optical modules. · Work with network operations team in identifying operation issues and improving quality and RMA process.
20% Travel Required.
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· Masters/PhD degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Physics or Computer Engineering with 3+ years’ experience or Bachelor’s degree in one of those fields with 7+ years’ of closely related experience. · 5+ years' experience conceptualizing and delivering engineering solutions to customers. · 5+ years' experience working with optical protocols and technologies. · 5+ years' experience working with optical and networking merchant silicon suppliers. · 4+ years' experience working with optical transceivers and IEEE standards. · 4+ years' experience developing test scripts for optics validation and characterization.
Expertise in hardware and systems design and development.
Expertise in debugging and troubleshooting.
Experience writing software that controls network routing functions.
Experience working with ODM and CM suppliers of Optical Modules.
Significant experience in the product development lifecycle.
Proven track record of innovating or inventing network solutions to business problems
Meets/exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role
Meets/exceeds Amazon’s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role
Additional Salary Information: Base Salary, Annual Bonuses, Amazon RSUs, Relocation, Matching 401K, multiple Medical/Dental/Vision/Life insurance options, Amazon discounts, and more
Internal Number: 874607, 929872
About Amazon AWS
Amazon.com is looking for best in class Optical Engineers to help build one of the world’s largest and most complex networks. With Amazon Web Services (http://aws.amazon.com), our goal is to become “The Infrastructure Platform” to the world. Our customers demand the highest quality and reliability for their services. As we expand at a tremendous rate it is our responsibility to maintain that quality and reliability. We look for innovative ways to automate and scale our network as we expand, while driving complex issues to resolution.