Software Engineering Manager (Elastic Kubernetes Service)

1 week agoSanta Clara, CA


Amazon's Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS) is seeking out a Software Engineering Leader to own a core software development team (EKS Managed Nodegroup) which enables customers to run Kubernetes compute in AWS cloud and on the edge. You will help make EKS the most reliable place to run containerized workloads on Kubernetes at massive scale of 10,000 or more nodes per cluster and up to MM nodes globally.

Amazon EKS managed node groups automate the provisioning and lifecycle management of nodes (Amazon EC2 instances) for EKS clusters. Customers can create, scale, automatically update, or terminate nodes for your cluster with a single operation. You will help enable next generation EC2 instance types, processor architecture and innovations in container runtime for Kubernetes workloads.

You will own staffing and managing a two-pizza engineering team that will work on open source Kubernetes and large scale distributed services. The candidate is a leader who can prioritize well, communicate clearly and compellingly and understands how to drive a high level of focus and excellence with a strong team. You will own product development, team culture, best practices, planning and status-updates to the leadership. A high level of ownership and accountability is a must.

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• BS degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering or related field
• 7+ years' experience in system software development and delivery
• 4+ years' experience building, leading, managing and mentoring high-performance engineering teams
• Experience with object-oriented design and implementation (Java, and/or C++), preferably on Linux


• Experience building scalable, fault-tolerant infrastructure software or distributed systems, preferably on a Unix or Linux platform
• Experience in Agile/SCRUM enterprise-scale software development
• Experience in Kubernetes and hands-on experience operating Kubernetes
• Experience working on Open Source software

Client-provided location(s): Santa Clara, CA, USA
Job ID: Amazon-1502599

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