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Web Development Engineer II

Web Development Engineer II

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Amazon Fulfillment Services, Inc.
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Software Development
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Job Description

Looking for a challenge? Enjoy doing different types of development? We're seeking a Web Development Engineer to join the AWS developer documentation team to help build and improve tools and services used to generate and deliver our documentation In this role, you will be responsible for website development and operations for the AWS documentation site (, evolve the internal tools that we use to produce documentation to increase writer productivity while also increasing quality, and provide internal technical support to a team of technical writers and editors. AWS iterates rapidly and delivers new features and new services continuously. You will make sure the documentation teams has the right tools to deliver high quality documentation in a highly agile fashion.

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience working with XML and XSLTs.
  • Experience in XHTML, Java script, CSS and general Web 2.0 techniques
  • Object oriented design and coding skills in Java or similar language.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and identify the root cause of issues.
  • 3+ years of software development experience
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Passion for building efficient, scalable web interfaces
  • Understanding of web services technologies such as SOAP, HTTP, WSDL, XSD, and REST
  • Experience in Amazon Web Services
  • Degree preferably in computer science or a similar technical discipline
  • Genuinely excited about technology, have a strong interest in learning about and playing with the latest technologies and building compelling web applications and UI
  • You should be a self-starter and motivated