Amazon’s Prime Video is a premium on-demand video entertainment service that offers customers the greatest choice in what to watch from popular Prime Original TV shows (made by Amazon Studios) such as The Grand Tour, Jack Ryan and the recent Golden Globe winning The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel to Prime Original Movies like the Oscar-winning Manchester by the Sea and The Salesman. The service also offers TV shows that are exclusively available for Prime members in each country such as American Gods, MR ROBOT and Outlander, and more recently live sport including the US Open tennis from 2018 and Premier League games from 2019. Beyond this content exclusivity, the service further differentiates from other video-on-demand services by offering Prime members the opportunity to subscribe to 60+ channels like Discovery, Starz, Eurosport Player and hayu and hundreds of thousands of additional titles to watch instantly with no extra apps to download or long term contracts. Prime Video is at the forefront of the entertainment industry and growing fast - now available in more than 240 countries and territories worldwide – and we work in a dynamic, and exciting environment where innovating on behalf of our customers is at the heart of everything we do. If this sounds exciting to you, please read on.
The Prime Video Financial Systems group is seeking a strong software development manager to build world-class bespoke financial software to support our expanding global video business.
As part of the team, you will help shape the engineering vision of procure to pay systems. Working with Product Managers and key stakeholders, you will own the Prime Video accounting system vision and strategy to enable dynamic rule based processing of input data and accurate tracking of asset/liabilities. You will provide the engineering team with coaching in design, development, testing, and operations of Prime Video financial systems and services. This job will challenge you on various fronts – you will solve technical challenges associated with optimizing business processes and supporting multiple accounting rules; managing large data sets effectively and efficiently; delivering and maintaining secure, scalable and performant accounting systems. You will drive innovation and future solutions that will impact how we run systems that support the expansion of Amazon Video.
A successful candidate will have an established background leading teams of engineers delivering full-stack service oriented systems, a strong technical ability, excellent project management skills, great communication skills, a motivation to achieve results in a fast-paced environment, high creativity, great analytical reasoning skills, and, of course, a passion for TV and film. An interest in how we account for and manage financials at Amazon scale would also be beneficial.