Front End Engineer
Company: Amazon.com, Inc.
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Do you want to work for a manager who cares about you as a
person and who will provide both positive and candid feedback to
help you develop career skills? Do you, in turn, want to help the
team responsible for managing Amazon's global workforce data which
impacts more than half a million workers and operational aspects of
The Amazon People Engine team is building cutting edge solutions
to enable employees and managers to self-serve changes across all
human resource processes.
Join us in building an innovative technology using Amazon Web
Services to meet the complex and unique demands of managing more
than 2,000,000 employees globally; onboarding more than 100,000
employees in four weeks. We dive deep to insist on the highest
standards in architecture, coding, testing, deploying and
maintaining every aspect of our offerings.
If you're thrilled by the idea of ownership, passionate about
creating new platforms, features and services from scratch and
comfortable with the pace of a company shipping software in cycles
measured in weeks not years, we would love to connect with you.
We are looking for developers with strong computer science
fundamentals, including UX design, data structures, object-oriented
design, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis.
If you have a track record of designing and building scalable,
complex solutions across distributed systems in an agile
environment, we want to talk to you.
You are as passionate about creating compelling experiences for
customers as we are. You know about and continually want to learn
more about modern web frameworks. You strive to build highly
responsive, intuitive, and sleek experiences for customers. You
know about the nuances, pitfalls, strengths, and associated best
practices of the various web application paradigms (single-page
apps, MVC apps, static site generators, etc.). You're determined to
find the right approach even if it's not your own. You believe in
agile development and quick prototypes, and you strive to see your
work in action. You are committed to building scalable,
maintainable architectures, and to writing clean, readable
- Experience with object-oriented design
- 2+ years of professional non-internship experience with front
- Masters Degree in Computer Science or related field, or 5+ year
relevant work experience
- Demonstrated strong coding and design proficiency in at least
one modern programming language such as Java, C# or C++
- Knowledge of professional software engineering best practices
for the full software development life cycle, including coding
standards, code reviews, source control, build and release
processes, continuous deployment, and test suite development and
- Strong analytic and problem-solving skills
- Excellent written and spoken communication
- Strong knowledge of front-end frameworks like React, Angular,
- Familiarity with object-oriented design and RESTful web
- Proficiency in at least one back-end programming language, e.g.
Java, Ruby, Python, PHP, C#, or Node.js.
- Experience instrumenting applications with real user metrics to
reflect the customer experience
- Willingness to mentor junior engineers
- Experience architecting large-scale multi-tier web
Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon
is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the
basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual
orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other
legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who
would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.
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