• Web Development Engineer

    Location US-WA-Seattle
    Posted Date 2 months ago(1/29/2019 12:12 PM)
    Job ID
    758227
    Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name)
    United States
  • 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 to build 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 services and tools they use.

    The EC2 Enterprise team is looking for you - a curious and motivated engineer building a great user experience for our customers around the world. We own large-scale distributed Amazon Web Services that help our customers manage and operate their own applications and infrastructure in the cloud.

    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. We expect a 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. The candidate 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
    • Proficiency in at least one modern programming language such as Ruby, Python, C, C++, C#, Java, or Perl

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience in automated UI testing frameworks (Selenium, Silk Test, etc.).
    • Experience monitoring and measuring UI experiences.
    • Experience troubleshooting cross-browser compatibility issues
    • Strong awareness of emerging design patterns and technologies in the 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.


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