Amazon Corporate LLC Software Development Manager in Seattle, Washington

Software Development Manager Job ID 586020 Location US-WA-Seattle Posted Date 10/10/2017 Company Amazon Corporate LLC Position Category Software Development Recruiting Team .. Job DescriptionAmazon Web Services (AWS) is growing rapidly - millions of customers from independent developers to large enterprises visit our management console. For many it is their introduction to AWS and their primary tool to accomplish a wide variety of tasks that deeply impact their day to day productivity. Handling our rapidly growing customer base, from the novice to the expert, from startups to large enterprises, in a highly reliable, scalable, and secure manner is challenging. It is even more challenging because we are also innovating at an unmatched pace which requires rapid iterations of the console, with data driven impact. At the heart of this rapid innovation is the AWS Console Platform. The AWS Console Platform team is looking for an experienced Software Development Manager to take on the challenge of building and owning the platform at the heart of cloud computing. This includes building highly reliable and scalable full-stack services, and creating innovation technical solutions that tailor to our diverse customer base. Most importantly, this includes building and leading a world-class engineering team that can take on and dominate these challenges. At Amazon, we hire hands-on managers at all levels. This leader must be able to dive deep into the details on business, operations and engineering. We need technical, detail-oriented leaders who can build and grow organizations. In addition to a strong understanding of what it means to build great services and experience with AWS or distributed systems, you'll need a number of other qualities to be successful in this role. You'll need to excel at hiring and developing a team of strong software development engineers. You'll need to lead and understand the operational challenges for our global engineering organization. You'll be a leader in working with customers and customer features related to the console platform. In AWS we're growing rapidly and we need leaders that are able to grow and scale their organizations at a rapid pace. You'll also need strong judgment. In AWS, our leaders have a lot of ownership and autonomy so they need to be right a lot. You will have to be obsessed with delivering the most customer-centric experience for our customers on the planet. Finally, you'll need to be able to invent and simplify which is what we do every day at Amazon. In AWS, we're reinventing the way teams work, and along with that, reinventing the foundation of cloud computing. We need leaders that are able to look at problems in new ways, inventing simple solutions to complex problems. Basic Qualifications 10+ years software development experience with large-scale Internet-facing systems and web technologies 5+ years of experience building and managing high performance software engineering teams Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent experience) Experience writing software in at least one modern programming language such as Java, C, C++, or C# including object-oriented design Experience driving operational excellence and engineering best practices for large scale distributed systesm Preferred Qualifications Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to convey technical information to a wide variety of audiences Strong and creative problem solving abilities Post-graduate degree in Computer Science or related field Knowledge of full life-cycle software engineering practices including coding standards, testing, source control management, and operations Experience with Agile methodologies Demonstrated ability to take a project or significant feature from concept to launch Experience with CI/CD Passion for simpli