Software Development Manager

Sep 13, 2012
Oct 13, 2012
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Full Time
AWS Elastic Load Balancer is looking for a Software Development Manager to grow the team and product to new levels. The leader will own staffing and managing an experienced engineering team for a key part of the Load Balancer, setting the team culture, best practices, planning, and delivering on the product roadmap. The successful candidate will be comfortable dealing with ambiguity, be very customer-centric and able to think big!

The ideal candidate will be passionate about the potential of cloud computing and about building simple and elegant software solutions and customer-centric products. This leader has thrived and succeeded in delivering high quality technology products/services in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shift quickly. They are a seasoned, mature engineering leader who is comfortable building teams, developing staff, and building a culture of high quality and efficient execution. AWS in general, and this business in particular, operates at very large scale and on critical workloads, so a passion and discipline around operational excellence is key. A high level of ownership and accountability is a must.

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· BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent.
· 5+ years of industry experience.
· A minimum of 3-5 years of software development
· A minimum of 2-3 years of software management experience.

· Technically sound in software development activities and life cycles.
· Software development experience in C/C++, Java, Perl, XML, Web services, and UNIX tools.
· Experience with large scale distributed systems.
· A passion for people management and mentorship.
· Strong verbal and written communication skills.

· Solid knowledge of Networking (TCP/IP) fundamentals.
· Internet and operating system security fundamentals.