Career Choice is Amazon’s education tuition benefit available to nearly 1M Amazon Associates in 14 countries. We’re in the midst of unprecedented growth as we expand to support more eligible Associates with more educational offerings, adding foundational GED and language programs, as well as Associates and Bachelor’s degree support, on top of the upskilling programs we already offer.
We are seeking engineers that like solving hard problems. If you have already designed products that scale to meet demand, combine the best of internal and external services, and grow to meet the complex needs of your customers, you will fit right in. We are technical experts, but we go further. We know technology always exists in a larger context, so we create technical solutions from our customer’s perspective to guarantee our solutions always deliver the intended result. If you want unsolved problems that will take you beyond your technical abilities, Career Choice is the place for you.
Choose to join us and you will own the design of major features from end-to-end, from Web UI and mobile app to dependent services and persistent storage. Can you work with engineers from many backgrounds to translate designs into quality software that is highly scalable, available, low latency, and high performing… and reflects the best combination of the ideas in the room? If you can, your design will get into production… so get ready to interact directly with the people who use your software, hear their feedback and use it to make your system even better!
Key job responsibilities
If you have designed products that scale to meet demand, combine the best of internal and external services, and grow to meet the complex needs of your customers, you will fit right in. We are technical experts, but we go further. We know technology always exists in a larger context, so we create solutions from our customer’s perspective to guarantee our solutions always deliver the intended result. If you want unsolved problems that will take you beyond your technical abilities, Career Choice is the place for you.
A day in the life
We will have a standard cadence of team meetings to get together to share work, but casual spontaneous collaboration is also necessary, often sparked through conversation in our team meetings or other communication channels. You will work directly within a 2 pizza development team, and have significant ownership as you work within and across teams in order to meet deadlines and deliver results.
The position will own the development of front end components for Career Choice’s associate facing and school portal facing experiences. The experiences and products you support directly impacts the lives of our hourly associates through personalized development focused experiences, often enhancing their career trajectory.
About the team
The Consumer Talent Strategy, Management & Development team guides the talent development strategy for the largest workforce within Amazon. Our team develops processes and tools; identifies and develops high-potential talent to fill future needs; and provides lifecycle leadership and functional learning solutions. Our customer, World Wide Operations, is comprised of hundreds of thousands of Amazon employees across multiple global order fulfillment, transportation, corporate, and customer service organizations.
This job may be located at any approved Amazon corporate office in the US.
Experience building scalable front-end infrastructure software or distributed systems.
Experience building reusable UX components or libraries using Salesforce Lightning Web component and Visual force
Understands how to optimize the delivery of code and assets to a browser or device
Proficient in a broad range of software design approaches and common UX patterns. Knows when (and when not) to use front-end software design pattern.
Demonstrated leadership abilities in an engineering environment in driving operational excellence and best practices.
Ability to articulate the benefits and challenges of depending on front-end libraries, frameworks, and tool-sets.
The pay range for this position in Colorado is $143K – $194k/yr however, base pay offered may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. A sign-on bonus and restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. This information is provided per the Colorado Equal Pay Act. Base pay information is based on market location. Applicants should apply via Amazon’s internal or external careers site.
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