Manager, Software Development- EC2 Spot Instances

Jan 15, 2013
Feb 14, 2013
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Full Time
This position has a high level of visibility so you will need to be a strong leader, and be able to communicate clearly and compellingly at all levels of the company.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Delivery of quality solutions on-time and in-budget
  • Management of departmental resources, staffing, and enhancing and maintaining a best-of-class engineering team
  • Evolution of the software engineering practice within the organization, including better reporting, tools, and evolution of development methodology
  • Continue to build an effective development organization by driving the recruiting and hiring of senior level engineers, developing and managing the group, and conducting performance reviews of team members
  • Create and execute appropriate quality plans, project plans, test strategies and processes for development activities in concert with business and project management efforts.
  • Identify, define and drive long term product strategy
Professional traits that are not unique to this position, but are necessary for Amazon leaders:
  • Exhibits excellent judgment
  • Hires and develops great people.
  • 5+ years of experience in a technical role in the industry
  • 4+ years of management experience
  • Programming experience in Java, Ruby, C and/or C++ in Linux or Windows