Sr. Manager, Software Development, Elastic Block Store
- Nashville, TN
Amazon Web Services is looking for an experienced Senior Manager of Software Development to define and build the future of cloud storage. We are working on an exciting new service in the storage and backup domain, to complement and enhance existing AWS offerings such as EBS (https://aws.amazon.com/ebs) and S3 and Glacier (https://aws.amazon.com/backup-recovery).
As a Sr Manager, you will lead multiple software development groups, work alongside outstanding engineers and leaders who obsess about performance, availability, scalability and durability of customer data. Your group will be developing features that solve customers' real world problems. Your group will be solving technical problems at a large scale, using SOA, distributed systems, and data mining techniques. As a leader of this group, you will have strong ownership over the design, implementation and operation of a massive scale distributed storage system. You will have the opportunity to work closely with an agile organization that ships often, and see the impact your organization's code has on a wide range of customers from startups to enterprise companies. You will grow and lead a group that will design, develop, test and operate your service. As a member of the leadership you will set and meet bold goals and by working with customers and other leaders throughout AWS you will shape our long term technical and business strategy.
The ideal candidate will be excited about the incredible opportunity cloud computing represents, and thrive on building and driving great group of developers to deliver high quality software. This is a fast paced environment that requires strong technical and business judgment and great communication skills. The ideal candidate would possess strong analytical, design, problem solving skills and experience in building & operating high performance systems at scale. You should have experience working with other senior leaders to define your organization's roadmap, and hiring and mentoring engineers. Experience in the storage industry is desired but not required.
• BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent
• 7-10 years of relevant industry experience
• 5+ years of management experience
• 2+ years of hiring, developing and managing managers
• Ideally 10-15+ years of experience in building scalable infrastructure software for commercial online services.
• Experience with storage, filesystems, virtualization technologies and on-demand computing.
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