Amazon

Software Development Manager

2 months agoBangalore, India

DESCRIPTION

Voice as a medium of communication is seeing huge adoption in various spheres and is evolving as a powerful medium. The Voice Shopping team works on building voice based experiences (powered by Alexa) on the mShop App which can blend seamlessly with touch based experiences. The MLP was launched in early 2020 and since then we have seen great customer adoption.

We have a strong product roadmap ahead and this team has several new business and interesting technical problems to solve. If you are looking for an opportunity to lead strong dev teams to build creative technology solutions that positively impact hundreds of millions of India and global customers, this may be a great opportunity to consider!

In this role, you will build and lead a strong and highly motivated tech team and will be responsible for people management aspects, working closely with product management to define and build the strategy and roadmap for the team, define the right architecture for the product that will help launch in India as well as in other marketplaces and drive various aspects of software engineering in the team including Engineering Excellence and Operational Excellence.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• 7+ years of relevant engineering experience
• 3+ years of people management experience, managing engineers
• Experience in partnering with product and program management teams
• A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent;
• 10+ years of Software Development experience; 3+ years of experience in building and leading strong engineering teams of 10+ engineers
• Experience in partnering with product and program management teams
• Deep hands-on technical expertise in mobile and web-technologies
• Solid software development background including design patterns, data structures, test driven development
• Software development experience in building web services and highly scalable applications
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Experience with app development technologies/voice tech/familiarity with NLP/ML concepts
• A history of defining an architectural vision, articulating its benefits and tradeoffs, and guiding others to realize it
• Ability to achieve stretch goals in fast-paced, innovation-focused environment
• Hands-on experience developing with Amazon Web Services
• Familiarity with Alexa as a customer
• Experience building Alexa skills