Amazon

Returning Candidate?

Web Development Engineer - AWS WorkSpaces Console

Web Development Engineer - AWS WorkSpaces Console

Job ID 
492753
Location 
US-WA-Bellevue
Posted Date 
5/9/2018
Company 
Amazon.com Services, Inc.
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 
..

Job Description

Amazon WorkSpaces is a managed desktop computing service built on the AWS cloud. It allows customers to easily provision cloud-based desktops that provide a full computing environment to the users. These desktops can be accessed via the WorkSpaces application that can be installed on the device of your choice like a laptop, iPad, Kindle Fire, Android tablet, or even a zero clients. The desktops are provisioned using the AWS Management Console or via the AWS SDK. Once provisioned the users can download an application from https://clients.amazonworkspaces.com/ and seamlessly connect and use their desktop at a fraction of the cost of traditional desktops or incumbent VDI solutions.


As a member of WorkSpaces team, you will have the opportunity to build world class, enterprise quality AWS Console for our service using the latest technologies.

From a customer point of view, it is an opportunity to delight our customers in both user experience and simplicity. From an engineering perspective, it is a great opportunity to build cross platform client applications using the latest technologies as well as build native cloud software using the industry leading AWS platform.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor/Master degree in Computer Science or equivalent
· 5 years of web development experience
· Strong skills in frontend technologies like Angular, Javascript, CSS, HTML, GWT or other modern technologies.
. Knowledge of data structures, RPC mechanism to build high performance, responsive websites.

Preferred Qualifications

· Masters or Ph.D. in Computer Science with 5 years of experience or Bachelor degree and 10 years of experience in frontend web development.
· Demonstrable experience in designing and building highly effective user experiences (UX) for various form factors including desktop and mobile.
· Mastery in one or more Javascript based frontend frameworks.
· Experience using GWT, Angular, CSS, HTML.
· Previous experience working in an Agile development environment
· Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a fast paced environment
· Ability to work well with people.
· Excellent leadership, verbal, and written communication skills