AWS Front-End Engineer/UX Developer at IHS Markit Digital

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Your role  

Reporting to the global head of cloud security and kinetic cyber operations at IHS Markit, your work will focus primarily on creating new user interfaces for the Global Cloud Security Team’s various data- and threat- oriented platforms. You will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining highly visual and dynamic interfaces used by the cloud security team, the larger information security organization, as well as the product teams within IHS Markit. 

 

Emphasis will be on the following objectives:  

  • Helping the Global Cloud Security Team develop scalable applications with rich user experience for usage by different security and product personas 

  • Implementing best practices for developing highly performant frontends on AWS 

  • Creating authentication mechanisms to integrate with IHS Markit Identity Providers (IdPs) 

  • Building APIs to interact with current datastores and existing backend technologies 

  • Iterative design of user experience flows and presentation to an internal cross-functional team and senior internal stakeholders 

Your expertise  

  

You have   

  • 3-5 years of professional front end development around user experience, primarily on AWS Cloud technologies 

  • Expertise with developing authentication flows using Amazon Cognito and AWS IAM, experience integrating with Azure AD is highly desired 

  • Experience developing web services using Python or NodeJS 

  • Experience with developing in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and at least one or more relevant front-end frameworks (ReactJS is highly preferred) is mandatory 

  • Experience with view layout and rendering technologies (e.g., responsiveness, progressive enhancement, browser/device support) 

  • Experience working with AWS technologies such as RDS (Aurora), DynamoDB, CloudFront, Cognito, API Gateway and Lambda 

  • Experience architecting highly available systems that utilize load balancing, horizontal scalability and high availability 

  • Experience with test frameworks (Jest, Mocha, Jasmine, etc.) and AWS-native developer tools (CodeBuild, CodePipeline, CodeDeploy) is desirable 

  • Knowledge of an infrastructure-as-code (IAC) template language such as CloudFormation or Terraform is desirable 

  • Agile development experience: familiarity with gathering/writing requirements and User Stories to commit into an increment 

  • While not required, experience with developing front ends on top of search (Elasticsearch Service), graph (Amazon Neptune) and business intelligence (Amazon QuickSight) services is highly desired 

You are  

  • Interested in cloud security – while you will be primarily focused on front ends and UX work, a passion for cloud security is desired as there will be opportunities to learn from your fellow cloud security engineers 

  • An advocate and a mentor – you can teach junior and senior members of the team about the work you do, contribute thought leadership to your space, and can potentially teach others your craft 

  • A naturally curious self-starter - you can deliver on requirements with some limited guidance or supervision, as needed by you and the team  

  • A relentless learner - you actively seek to add to your skillset and knowledge base while challenging the status quo to drive efficiency in the team  

  • Strong interpersonal skills – you can communicate with a wide range of technical and non-technical teams  

  • Insist on the highest standards within the team and actively share your perspectives with the team and the larger information security organization  

 

What we offer:  

  • Access to the most interesting information and security technologies 

  • The ability to implement your own ideas and solutions 

  • Complete ownership of how front-ends and user experiences are developed within the cloud security team 

  • Participation in conferences and training for Information Security qualifications  

  

Flexible Working   

We pride ourselves on our agility and diversity, and we welcome requests to work flexibly. For most roles, flexible hours and/or an element of remote working are usually possible. Please talk to us during the interview about the type of arrangement that is best for you. We will always try to be adaptable wherever we can and in accordance with local and regional practices.    

  

Your colleagues  

About us  

We are over 14,000 analysts, data scientists and specialists armed with real-time technology and data, working together to uncover deeper sources of information. The unique insights we provide help the industries and markets that drive our economies operate more efficiently, outpace competition and secure long-term success. Our global insights impact nearly every major sector - from aerospace to automotive. We empower our customers by isolating cause and effect, risk and opportunity in new ways so they can make well-informed decisions with greater confidence. This is a force we call The New Intelligence.  

  

Join us  

Boundaries belong on maps, not in your work. Start every day at IHS Markit with the excitement of what’s next, by working with people from across the globe on interesting, cutting-edge projects and gaining once-in-a-lifetime learning experiences. It is easy to be passionate and invested in your work here, knowing you are causing an effect for some of the world’s most influential companies. You’ll get to be hands-on with, and see the direct impact, of your work. Career satisfaction just comes with the territory here.  

 

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Inclusion and diversity are critical to the success of IHS Markit, and we actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected category. For more information on the many ways in which we enthusiastically support inclusion and diversity efforts for both candidates and employees, please access our Inclusion & Diversity Statement here.

 

We are proud to provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with IHS Markit and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, please contact or call +1 212 849 0399. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are considered on a case-by-case basis. This contact information (email and phone) is intended for application assistance and accommodation requests only. We are unable to accept resumes or provide information about application status through the phone number or email address above. Resumes are only accepted through the online application process, and only qualified candidates will receive consideration and follow-up.

 

IHS Markit maintains a substance-free workplace; employees may be asked to submit to a drug test (where permitted by law).  In addition, as a federal contractor in the United States, the company participates in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work.

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Location

We may consider Upslope Brewing and OZO Coffee our external conference rooms. If food trucks are your jam we have plenty right outside our doors!

What are IHS Markit Digital Perks + Benefits

Culture
Volunteer in local community
We each get 3 days a year to volunteer and will help match you with existing opportinities.
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
We have ample opportunities to join committees! We've got guilds, a Pride committee, a crafting club, a book club, a green team, a parenting community and several more.
Daily sync
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Documented equal pay policy
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious bias training
Diversity manifesto
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Team workouts
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Restricted share unites (RSU's) may be grated recognizing performance.
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Life happens and we trust our colleagues to get the work they committed to done.
Remote Work Program
COVID-19 has provided us the opportunity to quickly acclimate to working remotely and we are establishing new guidelines as we continue to learn.
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Parking
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Time allotted for learning
We all want the opportunity to learn and grow. You and your manager can talk about what makes sense for you and your team.
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks

Additional Perks + Benefits

To name a few...pet insurance, ECO pass, loaner bikes and secure bike storage, showers + locker room onsite, food trucks every day and regular visits from Sweet Cow Ice Cream.

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