Amazon

Senior Manager, Software Development - AWS QuickSight (Seattle/SF/New York/Virtual)

3 days agoUnited States

DESCRIPTION

Do you like building software from ground up? Do you want to revolutionize the way people manage, visualize and interact with large amounts of data?

Amazon QuickSight is a fast, easy-to-use, cloud-powered business intelligence service for one-tenth the cost of traditional BI solutions. Amazon QuickSight makes it easy for all employees, regardless of their technical skill, to build visualizations, perform ad-hoc analysis, and quickly get business insights from their data. Amazon QuickSight uses a new calculation engine called SPICE to perform advanced calculations and render visualizations rapidly. Amazon QuickSight integrates automatically with AWS data services, enables organizations to scale to hundreds of thousands of users, and delivers fast & responsive query performance to them via SPICE's query engine.

We are seeking a Senior Software Engineering leader to lead a team of highly skilled engineers with expertise and passion in building remarkable products with awesome user experiences experience with client-side development using React JS, business intelligence, or mobile are all big pluses. As an experienced technical leader you'll lead in defining and delivering industry leading next generation data visualization product architected for the cloud. If this is you, Amazon is a unique place where you can design and build innovative technologies in this space and help lead fundamental changes in the industry.

In this role, you will take overall responsibility for growing and leading software development teams that are responsible for critical components of QuickSight. You will develop the design, implementation, testing and deployment of these critical services. You will draw from your deep and broad technical and management expertise to mentor senior engineers and managers, complete hands-on technical work and provide leadership on complex technical issues, design tradeoffs, and feature and schedule prioritization. This is one of our most strategic technical projects with a long-term vision and an opportunity to deliver both significant business and industry-wide technical impact. As an engineering leader within Database Services, you will also work with senior executives to develop business targets and resource requirements, influence our technical and business strategy, help hire talented engineers and managers, and conceive innovative new solutions for our customers.

This position within the Database Services team represents a unusual opportunity to shape the technology and future of a rapidly evolving industry and business. A successful candidate will bring deep technical and software expertise, and have strong business acumen and judgment, the ability to define visionary, ground breaking products, the ability to hire and lead a team, the desire to have an industry wide impact and ability to work within a fast moving, startup environment in a large company to rapidly deliver services that have a broad business impact. As with all Amazon positions, you will also be deeply customer-centric.

About Us

I nclusive Team Culture
Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have ten employee-led affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon's culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 16 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.
Work/Life Balance
Our team puts a high value on work-life balance. It isn't about how many hours you spend at home or at work; it's about the flow you establish that brings energy to both parts of your life. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. We offer flexibility in working hours and encourage you to find your own balance between your work and personal lives.
Mentorship & Career Growth
Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and we're building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded professional and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • 10+ years in developing software
  • 5+ years in engineering people management position
  • Demonstrated experience in Java and/or client-side technologies such as React JS and be familiar with software development under UNIX/Linux.
  • Candidates must have a strong computer science background.


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Masters or PhD in Computer Science or Engineering with ideally 15+ years of relevant software development and engineering management experience
  • Solid communication skills and ability to work well in a team are critical.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and agile development environment.
  • A leadership position in a team delivering remarkable user experiences in industry leading products
  • Work experience delivering one or more version one products, ideally in a startup setting
  • • The pay range for this position in Colorado is $150,000-200,000 yr.; however, base pay offered may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. A sign-on bonus and restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. This information is provided per the Colorado Equal Pay Act. Base pay information is based on market location.
Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Client-provided location(s): United States
Job ID: Amazon-1406240

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