Software Development Manager in Seattle, Washington98194

Would you like to experience what it would have felt like to join Amazon in 1995? Do you want to join a team with experience launching complex and challenging projects? Are you an experienced and accomplished Software Development Manager excited by the challenge of defining the vision and leading teams in expanding Amazon's India business? The Amazon India team launched the business from the ground up and is making our products work for our customers in this new region. We think big and develop platform solutions that can be extended to other marketplaces and new businesses.

The Amazon India Retail team located in Seattle is looking for a technology leader to define, organize and lead high-performing teams across Amazon in delivering projects for our new marketplace, Amazon India. This is a unique opportunity to be part of a team that will be responsible for building a successful, sustainable and strategic business for, from the ground up. A Development Manager position in Amazon is a role reserved for the few outstanding technical leaders with exceptional accomplishments in software management. If you feel excited by the challenge of setting the course for large company wide initiatives, building and launching customer facing products in international locales and being hands-on involved in the delivery of these initiatives, this may be the next big career move for you.

Job functions:

As a part of this role, you will:

  • Build and manage a team of Software Engineers.

  • Foster career growth and a strong team culture.

  • Recruit, hire, mentor, and coach technical staff.

  • Interface with our internal customers to understand requirements, set priorities and communicate direction and progress.

  • Own all operational metrics and support for your team’s software.

  • Manage the agile development process and methodology to deliver incremental value to customers.

  • Help develop long-term development and business technology strategies.

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in a technical field, such as computer science or engineering

  • 7+ years experience developing software

  • 3+ years experience managing software development teams

  • Experience leading highly-skilled software engineering teams

  • Experience forming teams and recruiting software engineers

  • Experience developing careers with highly-skilled software engineers

  • Good understanding of various platforms and technologies (AWS, Java, Python, C#, Ruby)

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Practical experience with software engineering best practices

  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies

  • Experience delivering FinTech software and services

  • Proven track record building high-performing software development teams

  • Passionate about delivering the right things for your customers at very high quality

  • Experience managing service-oriented software systems

AMZR Req ID: 465096

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