Amazon

FEE II - Amazon Publisher Services

2 months agoNew York, NY

DESCRIPTION

Amazon Publisher Services (APS) helps digital publishers around the world build and grow thriving businesses. We provide services and advanced technologies to web, mobile app and advanced TV publishers of all sizes, including many of comScore's global top 100, to help them monetize their content with demand from multiple programmatic buyers. Our server-side header bidding solutions are fast and reliable across devices, handling billions of queries per day, delivering ads in milliseconds. The result is more profitable advertising for publishers and more relevant ads for customers.

Our Connections Marketplace team focuses on bringing more advertising revenue to bear for our publishers as well as other Amazon and 3rd-party technologies that improve their revenue and operations. We are seeking a motivated frontend engineer to develop the infrastructure behind our Marketplace to connect the ad supported internet to standalone services that help publishers better monetize and operate their sites for their end users. This includes building out the Javascript libraries that is distributed across most of the known internet, with the code exercised over 100B times a day, and building out our Marketplace and Admin UI tools. We use ReactJS, Javascript, AWS, home grown and open source systems.

You will work on projects spanning multiple organizations, work closely with PMs and customers alike to provide a massive impact to one of Amazon's fast-growing businesses. You will provide a technical vision and a direction for advanced analytics and insight products that help publishers publish and the make internet a better experience for everyone.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• Experience with object-oriented design
• 2+ years of professional non-internship experience with front end, web or mobile software development using JavaScript, HTML and CSS
You Will:
• (Set up the technology, frameworks and development methodology for the new FE team
• Help define the system architecture, own and implement specific components, and help shape the overall experience.
• Develop rich looking responsive user interfaces using modern front-end web technologies
• Lead the frontend applications architecture to develop common reusable code
• Lead discussions to analyze our needs, then improve and develop front-end solutions
• Instill the culture of software quality from creation to production deployment. Write quality code backed by automated unit, integration tests.
• Instrument apps, debug to resolve production issues and tune the applications to improve performance.
• Break down the work items, assign tasks to junior engineers and mentor them to grow
• Continuously learn modern technologies, share with team, improve best practices for frontend applications development and delivery
• Build and operate the systems based on real-time customer data and demanding service-level agreements

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or other technical field, or commensurate professional experience.
• Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures and algorithms
• Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle
• 4+ years of Front end development experience
• Experience with Object Oriented JavaScript Frameworks, mastery of the latest JavaScript language features, HTML5 and Web Standards, Cascading Style Sheets, expertise with consuming different types of web services, REST APIs and JSON, experience with native or hybrid mobile applications development
• Experience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
• Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy
• Hands-on expertise in many different front-end technologies and the curiosity and ability to pick up more
• Experience setting up software engineering best practices within your team
• Mastery of toolset from applications development, production build & deploy tools.
• Experience developing highly responsive, performant large-scale applications for consumers with different devices and network speeds
• Experience instrumenting applications, performing advanced level debugging, analysis and working with ops to debug production issues
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