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Director Software Development, Machine Learning

Director Software Development, Machine Learning

Job ID 
420273
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
7/13/2016
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Project/Program/Product Management--Technical
Recruiting Team 
North American Teams - AWS

Job Description


Interested in Machine Learning? Can you envision a future where technology is driven primarily by smarter machines?

Our team's mission is to make machine learning easy, stronger, and universal. Today, we own the AWS service Amazon Machine Learning as well as internal machine learning tools. These products include everything from custom algorithms to enterprise data scale pipelines to UIs that help customers use machine learning.

We are seeking a Senior Manager for our Software Development team. In this role it will be your job to help drive ML engineering and strategy for our existing products as well as AWS as a whole. You are also expected to educate and grow the software engineers on your team as well as help teach the engineers across our organization to see the vision you help us create.

Strong technical skill and experience doing machine learning is a must. Our customers are strongly technical and the solutions we build for them are strongly coupled to technical feasibility.

If you are ready for the challenge, come and help us design the future.

Basic Qualifications

  • 10+ years of software development experience
  • 5+ years managing engineers
  • 2+ years experience managing teams
  • 2+ years of machine learning experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience building machine learning platforms
  • Experience as a machine learning scientist or applied data scientist
  • Experience in both small (less than $1M/year) and large (more than $1B/year) products.