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Web Development Engineer

Web Development Engineer

Job ID 
522008
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
4/26/2017
Company 
Amazon Fulfillment Services, Inc.
Position Category 
Software Development
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Ever wondered how Amazon offers the earth’s biggest selection?
Vendor Management team creates & maintains the systems that are needed to increase the selection. Through technology, we seek to constantly increase the selection by identifying the brand gaps and leads who can source the gaps, establishing communications between Amazon and leads, performing profitability evaluation, and onboarding & providing support for daily vendor management activities. We are seeking Engineers who want to stretch both their technical abilities and their business awareness while solving such problems. Our projects have huge visibility and impact as they are tied very closely to Amazon’s profitability and growth.

Innovation
Are you seeking an environment where you can drive innovation? Do you want to apply state-of-the-art computer technologies to solve real world problems? Do you want to pave the future of Amazon Retail, enhancing how we do business?


Opportunity
We are re looking for developers who will help pave the future for how our internal users think about software. You will solve technical challenges in optimization, large-scale computing, distributed systems, web applications, scalability, security, and algorithms just to name a few. You will drive future solutions that will impact how we run the Retail business worldwide and interface with many teams, both technical and non-technical, across the company. And most importantly, the Retail Systems team is composed of some awesome people, and you'll have a lot of fun!

To learn more about Profit Systems, visit our page at
https://www.amazon.jobs/profit-management

Basic Qualifications

  • A bachelor's degree in computer science, interaction design, or related UX degree
  • At least 2+ years experience developing highly interactive web pages and internet application
  • Experience with CSS, HTML , JavaScript/AJAX
  • Experience using jQuery or other Javascript frameworks like AngularJS
  • Working knowledge of software development processes, along with code management and deployment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with continuous integration and continuous deployment systems

  • A solid understanding of web design principles
  • Proven ability to work within ambiguous design constraints
  • Experience with developing a secure website
  • Experience with Java and noSQL DB
  • Ability to earn trust and collaborate with design, business stakeholders, and technical experts
  • Strong written and oral presentation skills
  • Experience leading/mentoring other Web Development Engineers
  • Experience building large-scale web application and a passion for building a rich and innovative user experience
  • Genuinely excited about technology, have a strong interest in learning about and playing with the latest technologies and building compelling web applications and UI
  • Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs
  • Desire to work in a start-up style, agile development environment where iteration and rapid experimentation is encouraged