AWS perimeter protection

Microsoft Rackar
Jan 23, 2018 8 Comments

Hi, some recruiter just reached out this week, anyone has an idea about this?

How's the reputation and teams over there?
I know if you are joined amazon might as well join AWS to make the most of it! But does this perimeter protection team really work on distributed system etc...

The position is for sde

Thanks!

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TOP 8 Comments
  • Amazon / Eng
    Probably🍆

    Amazon Eng

    BIO
    Brb bio.
    Probably🍆more
    Tower Defense IRL.
    Jan 23, 2018 1
    • Microsoft Rackar
      OP
      lol I like that! Man oh man those old days playing tower defense on Warcraft3 custom maps
      Jan 23, 2018
  • Amazon / Eng somecsdude
    You as an SDE are going to hold a gun and patrol the perimeter of our data centers
    Jan 23, 2018 1
    • Microsoft Rackar
      OP
      I was wondering AWS have highly valued skills, if perimeter defense can acquire those skills too.
      Jan 23, 2018
  • Amazon tejanis
    I am super interested, what is this about
    Jan 23, 2018 1
    • Microsoft Rackar
      OP
      So far from job description they offer protection to AWS service... I guess that is trivia.

      DDos prevention, DDos response team blablabla, anomaly detection team, web application firewall etc...
      Jan 23, 2018
  • New / Eng AfterDark
    Hi Rackar, do you join them? Any more information about the team after 1 year?
    Feb 6 0
  • Amazon / Eng asdzxc
    Its the arm that does ddos mitigation, protecting all of Amazon/aws and all customers. They have different teams, WAF, ddos response team which is basically a noc24/7 oncall Noc/soc, a team that writes the ddos mitigation code, and another team that deals with traffic analysis.
    Jan 23, 2018 0