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Software Development Manager

Software Development Manager

Job ID 
507888
Location 
UK-London
Posted Date 
02/04/2017
Company 
AMZN Dev Center (London) Ltd
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Job Description

Software Development Manager
Selection Contribution Platform
Amazon

Location: London
Compensation: Competitive Salary, Amazon restricted stock units and benefits package
Posting Date: 2nd April 2017
Closing Date: 30th April 2017
Impact of Selection Contribution Platform


As a member of Amazon's Selection Contribution Platform team, you will play a key role in creating Earth's largest selection of products and services. You will lead a team of software engineers and program managers to deliver solutions for the Amazon and it subsidiary websites across the world. As a leader, you will own the design, development, testing, deployment, and maintenance of the suite of tools used to ensure Amazon uses its compute resources effectively. You will work across all teams and platforms at Amazon to build the services necessary for us to manage our platforms at the lowest cost possible to deliver great pricing for our customers. You will directly interact with Amazon’s Development teams across the globe, to design and deliver the best solutions to grow Amazon in being earth’s most customer centric company!

Innovation

You will lead the engineers to solve the technical challenges in Large Webscale Computing, Distributed Systems, Web Applications, Data Mining, Optimization, Scalability and Algorithms— to name a few. You will draw from your deep and broad technical expertise to mentor engineers, complete hands on technical work, and provide leadership on complex technology issues to deliver the right solutions for Amazon's software engineering teams.

Basic Qualifications

Qualifications & Experience

  • Have a Bachelors or a Masters degree on Computer Science or related field such as Mathematics or Engineering.
  • Have extensive experience in software development experience building large scale distributed systems.
  • Have a solid track record of technical lead experience.
  • Have strong experience in hiring, developing and evaluating performance of engineers.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Have a background in backend development and large distributed systems.
  • Experience with managing an agile development process.