Building Fast, Frictionless Reordering at a scale that has never been done before -- our team is focused on making it easier than ever for customers to purchase everyday goods that they, their family, or their business consume. We are a group of product visionaries, talented engineers, and customer-obsessed inventors.
Our UI stack is a mixture of vanilla ES6, React+Redux, and an in-house Amazon UI Framework. We use Java for our backend systems and store our data in a mixture of AWS databases (DynamoDB, Redshift, etc.) depending on the use-case.
We are looking for a talented Front-end Engineer to architect the next big thing at Amazon. You should be someone who has a passion for building intuitive, efficient, and beautiful web interfaces and experiences. You will work with user experience designers, product/marketing managers, and other engineers to iterate on new features to improve the user experience. You will be leading primarily front-end web development throughout the planning, design and development lifecycle for many unique and innovative user experience projects.
3+ years professional experience building customer facing web applications
Proficiency using modern web development technologies and techniques, including JS, CSS, Responsive Design, web services, etc.
Experience developing web-based user interfaces for mobile and desktop.
Solid understanding of software development methodologies and processes.
Bachelor's degree in web development, software engineering, computer science, or equivalent professional experience.
Experience building large-scale web applications
5+ years professional experience in software or web development
Experience developing dynamic interfaces with the latest libraries and frameworks (e.g. React)
Understanding of web services technologies such as REST, HTTP 2, JSON-based RPC on the backend & front-end.
Ability to work in a fast-paced and agile development environment and to learn new frameworks/stacks
Strong customer focus, ownership, urgency, and drive
Passion for building a rich and innovative user experience