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Sr. Web Development Engineer – EC2 Systems Manager

Sr. Web Development Engineer – EC2 Systems Manager

Job ID 
547380
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
9/21/2017

Job Description

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is one of Amazon’s fastest growing businesses. We are passionate about thinking big, innovating on behalf of our customers, and tackling problems at scale. Cloud computing is disrupting, and we are eagerly seeking talented, entrepreneurial-minded individuals to join us as we continue build on the AWS platform. AWS is the largest cloud provider in the world, serving nearly 1/3 of all internet traffic. One in two of our customers come to us for help creating the future of the internet, and you will own the customer experience for the cloud based tools they use.

EC2 Systems Manager team is looking for you - a curious and motivated engineer building a great user-experience for our customers around the world. We own a large-scale distributed Amazon Web Service that helps our customers manage and operate their own applications and infrastructure in the cloud. http://aws.amazon.com/ec2/systems-manager.

We are looking for a well-rounded web development engineer with a proven track record of delivering elegant, intuitive web based front ends for user centric applications. Expectations from candidate is to help us build revolutionary web client experiences as well as robust and scalable cloud services. The ideal candidate will have exceptional JavaScript/HTML skills, strong technical acumen, design, and coding skills. He/She will be will be a catalyst for change by working with the various product managers and UX designers to design and implement experiences using modern frameworks like ReactJS or AngularJS along with HTML/CSS/JavaScript. This role will also require mentoring junior team members.

Basic Qualifications

BS in Computer Science or equivalent
3+ years of web development experience
Professional software development experience creating cross-browser compatible web-based UIs utilizing JavaScript, CSS, AJAX, JSON, and HTML
Strong knowledge of front-end technologies and frameworks like Angular JS and RESTful web services

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in automated UI testing frameworks (Selenium, Silk Test, etc.).
Experience monitoring and measuring UI experiences.
Experience troubleshooting cross-browser compatibility issues
Familiarity with directory services (e.g. LDAP) and authentication technologies
Strong awareness of emerging design patterns and technologies in Web and mobile UI space.
Ability to ramp up quickly on new technologies and adopt solution from within the company or from the Open Source community.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Proficiency in, at least, one modern programming language such as Ruby, Python, C, C++, C#, Java, or Perl