Amazon

Software Development Manager

7 days agoSeattle, WA

DESCRIPTION

Are you interested in helping Amazon make history and redefine the meaning of 'fast' in eCommerce? We are the Speed Tech Delivery Experience team and are in the early innings of reinventing the Amazon shopping experience to make Amazon the first place customers think to shop when they need something today, wherever they are in the world. We're looking for a Senior Software Engineer to drive a transformative architectural direction for Amazon Speed delivery. We will be solving some of the broadest distributed systems, analytics and system integration problems you will encounter at Amazon and building a retail ecosystem that will help significantly expand our inventory and fulfillment capabilities.

You are someone who:
• Loves dealing with ambiguity and putting together large , reliable systems

• Are able to design for long term robustness while allowing pragmatic near term rollouts

• Help grow your team members to achieve excellent results. You foster the creative atmosphere to let engineers innovate, while holding them accountable for making smart decisions and delivering results.

• Explore new problem spaces with unique constraints and thus non-obvious solutions; you're quick to identify any gaps in the team and the right person to fill them to best deliver value to customers.

A successful engineer in this role will:
• Solve problems in ways that can be backed up with verifiable data. You focus on driving processes, tools, and methods which support rational decision-making.

• Aren't satisfied by performing 'as expected' and push the limits past conventional boundaries.

• Help grow your team members to achieve excellent results. You foster the creative atmosphere to let engineers innovate, while holding them accountable for making smart decisions and delivering results.

• Able to explore new problem spaces with unique constraints and thus non-obvious solutions; you're quick to identify any gaps in the team and the right person to fill them to best deliver value to customers.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• 4+ years of professional software development experience
• 3+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
• 2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or 8+ years of equivalent professional or military experience
• Major in Computer Science, Engineering or related area. Bachelor's degree or above.
• 5+ years' experience with at least one language (Java, C++, Python, R, etc).
• 5+ years of strong OO design or functional design with understanding of common design patterns.
• 5+ years translating business requirements into operational systems.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Has served in a technical leadership role within the team
• Significant experience with architecting scalable distributed systems
• Experience with analytics & ML
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We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success and we make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.

Job ID: Amazon-1165418