Sr. Mobile Sde - Ios

3+ months agoAustin, TX


We're focused on building the next generation of the Alexa Mobile App for mobile devices and are looking for talented SDEs to join our team. You will have an enormous opportunity to impact the customer , design, architecture, and implementation of a cutting edge mobile product used every day, by people you know. We are looking for passionate, hard working software leaders who have building innovative, mobile applications that customers love.

As a Sr. Software Development , you will be responsible for leading a team of engineers in design, development, test, and deployment -connected mobile apps to a huge user base. A successful candidate will have an established background of building native mobile apps, with extensive technical knowledge of development techniques and latest practices on and . You are a leader with progressive technical , a demonstrated progression of management scope, and a passion for managing engineering talent in a fast-paced environment. You have kept your coding skills sharp, and possess exceptional project management and communication skills.
• Responsible for the overall software development life cycle.
• Management and execution against project plans and delivery commitments; Manage the day-to-day activities of the engineering team within an Agile/Scrum environment.
• Management of departmental resources, staffing, mentoring, enhancing and maintaining a best-of-class engineering team.
• Work closely with the engineers to architect and develop the best technical design and approach.
• Contribute substantively to innovation on mobile and overcome technology limitations to deliver on customer .
• Report on status of development, quality, operations, and system performance to management.
• Responsible for the maintenance and enhancement of frameworks.

We are looking for entrepreneurial, innovative individuals who thrive on solving tough problems. You will be joining a select group of a people making producing one of the most highly rated products in 's .


• 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
• 4+ years of professional software development experience
• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
• 6+ years of designing and developing complex, interactive consumer applications
• 4+ years of with mobile application development (Native) and variety of modern programming languages (, , C/, Objective C, Python) and open-source technologies.
• Experience with delivering software projects using Agile / Scrum methodologies
• Experience with full-native, hybrid, and pure-web mobile app development


• BS, MS, Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering
• A strong track record of project delivery for large, cross-functional, projects • Track record of bringing in and growing engineering talent
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences
• A track record of communicating well with executives and non-technical leaders
• Experience with full-native, hybrid, and pure-web mobile app development
• Experience building tools for internal or external developers
• Experience with speech and language understanding systems
• Certified Scrum Master, Agile Certified Practitioner or similar certification
• Entrepreneurial spirit combined with strong program and product management skills
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Job ID: Amazon-1378381