Amazon Web Services

Network Development Engineer, DC Edge, DCNE

Posted 25 January 2024
Job type Permanent

Company's Benefits

  • Leadership Development Program

    Leadership Development Program

  • Mentorship Program

    Mentorship Program

  • Paid Parental Leave

    Paid Parental Leave

  • Return to Work Policy

    Return to Work Policy

  • Flexible Working Arrangements

    Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Breastfeeding Rooms

    Breastfeeding Rooms

  • Sponsorship Program

    Sponsorship Program

  • Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

    Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

  • Internal Women's Networking Group

    Internal Women's Networking Group

  • Equal Pay Initiatives

    Equal Pay Initiatives

Job Description


Amazon is looking to hire Network Engineers to help design, deploy and automate one of the worlds largest and most complex networks. We are expanding at a tremendous rate and our goal is to design, deploy and automate network delivery while maintaining the highest reliability for our customers. Our teams scale the existing network, design new topologies, deploy these topologies and also automate activities where possible.

Key job responsibilities
Deploy network infrastructure across all of our network fabrics that supports the Amazon Retail Service, Kindle, Payments and multiple AWS services

Design, deploy, and scale our network across multiple global datacenters (including existing and new locations)

Create and automate deployment processes that increase quality and velocity

Collaborate with our internal customers on designs/solutions and bring them from concept to production

Develop and update our network standards and ensure that the network is deployed to these standards

Create and implement changes on the live network

Work closely with our software teams in defining the tools that allow us to scale at unprecedented volume

Create and review documentation regarding new standard operating procedures and process improvement

Participate in a daytime on-call rotation to support deployment or automation activities when required

About the team
DC Edge service engineering team own the network layers between Amazon DC network fabrics and security zones. We own network designs, Network Availability Risks (NAR) and New Infrastructure Validation (NIV) initiatives and operating DC Edge networks. We work closely with AWS and CDO service teams to create tailored network solutions, and own DC edge solutions between regional production networks.

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Melbourne, VIC, AUS


- 4+ years of major internet routing protocols experience
- 4+ years of working in a Linux/Unix environment experience


- 1+ years of automation scripting using Python, Bash, Shell and/or Perl experience

Acknowledgement of country:
In the spirit of reconciliation Amazon acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respect to their elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.

IDE statement:
Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, or other legally protected attributes.