Amazon Corporate LLC Web Development Engineer in Seattle, Washington

DESCRIPTION Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides companies of all sizes with an infrastructure web services platform in the cloud ("cloud computing"). With AWS you can requisition compute power, storage, and many other services - gaining access to a suite of elastic IT infrastructure services as your business demands them. AWS is the leading platform for designing and developing applications for the cloud and is growing rapidly with hundreds of thousands of companies in over 190 countries on the platform. Are you an experienced technical leader passionate about building scalable, enterprise-level systems? The AWS Global Business Operations (GBO) team is looking for a Web Development Engineer to play a key role in building a new Territory/Quota Planning Application and expanding its Customer Information Analytics Platform. In addition to requiring a high level of technical expertise, this role is about understanding the needs of the business, the data behind it, and how to transform this information into technical solutions that allow the business to make swift, informed decisions. Ideal candidates will have expertise with all phases of the web application development life cycle in building models that scale over time while balancing accuracy, flexibility, and speed. In this role you will be responsible for building a world-class Territory Planning and Quota Management web application. Our team is looking for a Web Development Engineer with experience on both front end interfaces and back end systems. You will play an instrumental role in defining the system architecture, own and implement specific components, and help shape the overall user experience. You should have a good understanding of building usable, high performance web applications. You must be willing to insist on the highest standards for quality, maintainability, security, and performance. You will ensure that engineering best practices are followed and that software is designed to be highly available, dynamically scalable, and resilient to continuity threats. The right candidate will have a strong system delivery background, a well-rounded technical background in current web and object oriented technologies, and demonstrated experience working on medium-to-large projects. You must be able to thrive in an ever changing entrepreneurial environment and not be hindered by ambiguity or competing priorities. You are a person with a commitment to team work, who enjoys working on cutting edge technology, customer obsessed, and thrives on the challenge of building something new that will eventually operate at world-wide scale. BASIC QUALIFICATIONS * Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics or related discipline * 4+ years of software design and development experience with an emphasis on building rich, data driven web applications * Experience using a modern JavaScript framework and libraries such React, Angular, Backbone, Ember, Meteor * Experience with web technologies and techniques (HTML5, CSS3, ECMAScript), CSS preprocessors (SASS, Less, Stylus), JavaScript transpilers (Babel, CoffeeScript, TypeScript), and JavaScript build tools (Grunt, Gulp, Webpack, Browserify) * Proficient in one or more core programming language (Java, Ruby, Python, JavaScript, etc.) * Experience using software version control tools (Git, Jenkins, Apache Subversion, Mercurial) * Demonstrated experience in delivering software projects using Agile/Scrum methodologies * Excellent communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills, and an ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS * Master's Degree in Computer Science or relevant technical discipline (or equivalent experience) * Experience building on AWS using S3, EC2, Redshift, Aurora,Lambda, QuickSight, etc. * Delivered one or more production web applications