Software Engineering, Dublin

Welcome to AWS, Dublin

Meet our Teams

Cloud Front 

AWS CloudFront is a fast Content Delivery Network (CDN) service with massive scale and impact across the world, and has supported some of the biggest steaming events to date.

Do you hate waiting for your favourite shows to buffer? So do we. Join us as a Software Engineer and contribute to systems that deliver a flawless experience serving video from the edge.

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The AWS DNS team is seeking enthusiastic and talented Software Development Engineers to architect, build and operate large-scale DNS platforms, configuration management systems and real-time system status APIs that are critical in powering the platforms that Amazon's global retail, AWS and Kindle businesses run upon.

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Network Availability Engineering

Dublin is home to a part of our global organization that owns the software systems which monitor network to catch failures, generate alerts, manage and remediate those events. Our goal is that any failure in the network is identified before it caused any impact and pre-emptively remediated by automated systems without human intervention. We not only collect terabytes of data every minute, but also analyse and process it in real time.

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What can you expect here at AWS?

Mentorship & career growth: We're dedicated to supporting new team members. Our teams have a broad mix of experience levels and Amazon tenures, and we’re building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. Our Senior Engineers enjoy mentoring Engineers from non-traditional backgrounds through one-on-one mentoring and thorough, but kind, code reviews.

We care about your career growth and put a high value on work-life balance. We try to assign projects and tasks based on what will help each team member develop into a well-rounded engineer and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.

An inclusive team culture: We're intentional about attracting, developing, and retaining amazing talent from diverse backgrounds. Yes, we do get to build a really cool service, but we also think a big reason for that is the inclusive and welcoming culture we try to cultivate every day. We’re looking for new teammates who are enthusiastic, empathetic, curious, motivated, reliable, and able to work effectively with a diverse team of peers; someone who will help us amplify the positive & inclusive team culture we’ve been building.

 Which team will I join?

There’s a lot to love about working and living in Dublin, which has a thriving social and tech scene and easy access to the countryside and excursion destinations. We have the best of the city and the country right outside our door.

Our Dublin office is a major technology center for Amazon Web Services outside of the United States. In AWS Dublin, we hire across a variety of technical roles including software development engineers and managers, security and support engineers, data center technicians, technical program managers and account managers, ops managers and solutions architects. Our teams continue to grow along with the Dublin tech community, and we are looking for driven tech pros who are attracted to the idea of building with us.

Interviewing at Amazon Web Services 

Our application and interview process differs from role to role, but whether you are having a phone interview or a video/in-person Interview you can expect us to cover 3 main topics:

Amazon Leadership Principles


System Design

In order to get further prepared you can:

Amazon Leadership Principles

This video provides valuable insight to help you be successful when interviewing for Amazon’s Leadership Principles.

Amazon Coding Sample

This video dives into a coding example and how candidates should approach, analyze and solve such problems when interviewing at Amazon.

Amazon System Design Preparation

This video tackles a system design example question and how candidates should approach, analyze and solve such technical questions.


Q. What is the first step?
A. Please review the meet the teams section above, and apply directly

Q. If I am being interviewed by different teams, where will my final interviews take place?
A. As of now, all final round of interviews will be virtual via chime.

Q. Is English required?
A. Yes. AWS operates globally through the English language, and a working proficiency is required. However, AWS has employees from over 100 nationalities, with English being their second language!

Q. I have sent you my CV, what now?
A. If you have sent your CV then it is currently being reviewed by our hiring teams. We should get back to you with an update within a few days, if you have any questions please contact your recruiter directly

Q. I am not interested but might be in the future, can I reach out to you?
A. Yes! Please get in touch when you are ready and please feel free to direct anyone that might be interested to this page to apply. 

Q. Is relocation to Dublin required?
A. Relocation is required for this position, AWS do offer a relocation package and support with a move. Your Recruiter will be able to provide more information on this.


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