Amazon Corporate LLC Frontend Engineer - Apprentice in Seattle, Washington

Frontend Engineer - Apprentice Location: US-WA-Seattle Job ID: 728975 Company: : Amazon Web Services, Inc. Position Category: Software Development Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job DescriptionThe AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) User Experience team focuses on making it easier for AWS customers to manage their software solutions through robust authentication and authorization mechanisms. Our mission is to create extraordinary user interfaces that empower experienced developers to have fine-grained control over their environments and security, while being simple for less-technical users to ensure they protecting their data and systems utilizing best-practices. We provide web-based experiences to empower AWS customers to use AWS services such as EC2, S3, VPC, DynamoDB, RDS securely, and enable them to configure AWS to meet their individual security requirements. 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. Every day, you will be coding in both Java and Javascript, as well as using many Amazon Web Services products. You will also learn to 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 Excellent problem solving ability Excellent written and verbal communication in English Basic experience in XHTML, Javascript, CSS and modern web technologies Preferred Qualifications Passion for creating efficient, scalable web interfaces Familiarity with scripting languages (e.g. PHP, Ruby) is a plus Understanding of web services technologies such as SOAP, HTTP, WSDL, XSD, and REST Exposure to 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 Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation