Software Development Manager

Mar 22, 2013
Apr 21, 2013
Full Time
Do you think in petabytes, not megabytes? We're building scalable, next-gen platforms to power Amazon's ingestion pipelines as we become the dominant force in digital media.
We are looking for a visionary software development manager who can help us launch entirely new technologies and businesses around digital and physical integration space. The ideal person for this role is passionate about both physical and digital content and has demonstrated a career of continued growth, expanding technical influence and responsibility.

Your day-to-day responsibilities will include:
Manage a best-in-class engineering team of 5 that delivers excellent results through rapid iterations
Design and develop state-of-the-art approaches to solving complex and ambiguous problems
Champion massive product initiatives from start to finish
Manage an agile engineering environment to deliver high quality software weekly
See the big picture, be creative, and positively impact millions of customers
Basic Qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline
- 7+ years of relevant engineering experience
- 2+ years people management experience
- Experience with OOD and object oriented languages

Preferred Qualifications:
- Deep hands-on technical expertise - A deep understanding of software development in a team, and a track record of shipping software on time
- Exceptional customer relationship skills including the ability to discover the true requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative technical and business approaches, and lead engineering efforts to meet aggressive timelines with optimal solutions