Front End Engineer in Seattle

Front End Engineer
Amazon Services LLC
Seattle WA USA

Job Details

Updated on 2019-10-14

DESCRIPTION



Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the world leader in providing a highly reliable, scalable and low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud.

The AWS Systems Manager team works on a wide range of areas to allow customers to easily manage large fleets of instances and run their mission-critical infrastructure on AWS. We are building exciting new services and capabilities to extend the EC2 platform to make it easy for customers to manage their infrastructure through features like Run Command and Automated Launch Configuration with many more exciting features in the works!

We are looking for a Front End Engineer who brings deep technical knowledge, experience with modern web frameworks and is excited to build highly responsive, intuitive, and sleek experiences for customers. The ideal candidate for this position is an experienced software engineer who is well aware of nuances, pitfalls, strengths, and associated best practices of the various web application paradigms and has experience developing secure and performant front-end software.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
· 2+ years professional software engineering experience with JavaScript, HTML5, CSS/SASS, and modern web technologies
· Track record delivering correct, stable, performant, and secure front-end software
· Proven track record delivering high quality software on time
· Possess strong analytical skills, with excellent problem solving abilities in the face of ambiguity

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· Strong knowledge of front-end frameworks like React, Angular, and Backbone
· Familiarity with object-oriented design and RESTful web services
· Proficiency in at least one back-end programming language, e.g. Java, Ruby, Python, PHP, C#, or Node.js. Experience using JavaScript transpilers and build tools
· Experience instrumenting applications with real user metrics to reflect the customer experience

Front End Engineer
Amazon Services LLC
Seattle WA USA