Amazon Corporate LLC Software Development Manager in Seattle, Washington

Software Development Manager Job ID 414761 Location US-WA-Seattle Posted Date 11/28/2016 Company Amazon Corporate LLC Position Category Software Development Recruiting Team North American Teams - AWS Job DescriptionBeing the leader in storage infrastructure in the cloud requires continuous innovation and rock-solid delivery. The Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) is the world leader in storage in the cloud, providing a simple web services interface that can be used to store and retrieve any amount of data, at any time, from anywhere on the web. To make this happen, Amazon S3 needs to build rockstar teams with the passion to handle the toughest problems in distributed systems. We're looking for a Software Development Manager in the Frontend Services area of Amazon S3. As a manager leading this area, you will focus on the challenges of high performance API request processing and large-scale service architectures. You will define, plan and execute on deliverables that change the way Amazon S3 processes the massive number of requests going through the service stack. You will also lead your team to dive deep into all aspects of web service endpoints, bringing new technologies into the mix while also innovating to create fundamentally different solutions. You will grow a team that moves fast to build solutions that impact a wide swath of customers with a focus on high standards in coding, testing, and delivery. At Amazon, we hire hands-on managers at all levels. This leader must be able to dive deep into the details on business, operations and engineering. We need technical, detail-oriented leaders who can build and grow organizations. You'll need to excel at hiring and developing both systems level and application level engineers. Our services operate at large scale and on critical workloads, so a passion and discipline around operational excellence is key. You'll also need to be willing to share big ideas and execute to deliver the next big innovations at rapid pace. If this sounds like your wheelhouse, then come work hard and make history with Amazon S3. Basic Qualifications BS in Computer Science, Mathematics, or a related field 8+ years of software development experience 4+ years directly (not dotted line) managing a team of Software Engineers Understanding of data storage and web service fundamentals Preferred Qualifications MS in Computer Science, Mathematics, or a related field Experience with application performance analysis and tuning Experience building scalable infrastructure software or distributed systems Proven track record of high-scale hiring and talent management on teams of multiple disciplines Strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals Ability to thrive in a startup-like environment Strong written and verbal communication skills Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation