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Frontend Engineer

Frontend Engineer

Job ID 
551703
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
8/17/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Software Development
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Job Description

The AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) team is looking for a curious and motivated engineers who is passionate about building industry leading front-end applications for one of the core AWS services.

Our team owns fundamental AWS service that manages the identities and permissions for all AWS services. Our mission is to create extraordinary user interfaces that makes the complex process of defining fine-grained permissions for every service within AWS clean and simple.

As a Frontend Engineer, you will be responsible for developing improvements across one of the most used web consoles in AWS. You will work closely with a talented team of engineers, product managers, and UX designers to build browser-based user experiences that are easy to understand and improve the security of all AWS customers. You will also drive the operational excellence of the services owned by your team, which implies in particular developing strategies to continuously improve the performance and security of the application. If you have a passion for how web applications should be built, are interested in upcoming web standards, and care about making it easier to secure data and applications of all different sizes and types, we'd love to talk to you!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Basic Qualifications

· A strong JavaScript background
· Excellent problem solving ability
· Working experience with a JS frameworks, e.g. React, AngularJS, Ember.js, or Backbone.js
· An eye for clean, testable, maintainable, and performant code
· Real passion for Operational Excellence
· Curiosity, Interest to learn
· Great communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

· Knowledge of another language such as Ruby, Python, Java, or any other is preferred.
· Passion for creating efficient, scalable web applications
· Experience driving software projects, including design and implementation and delivery/deployment.
· Understanding of web services technologies such as HTTP, REST, SOAP and others
· Familiarity with security technology and concepts (Authentication, Authorization, Single sign-on, Cryptography, etc.)
· Genuinely excited about technology, have a strong interest in learning about and playing with the latest technologies and building compelling web applications and UI