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Software Engineering Manager, EC2 in Herndon VA

Software Engineering Manager, EC2 in Herndon VA

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Amazon Web Services, Inc.
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Software Development
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Job Description

Want to deliver to customers at Amazon-scale? We are expanding our service within the Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) Networking team in our Herndon, VA Development Center and are looking for an experienced software development manager who can lead a skilled team of software developers as they expand, optimize, and refine our service to manage our rapidly increasing scale and feature demand in the face of explosive customer growth. In this position you will manage and provide technical direction to a team of software engineers, with direct responsibility for managing timelines and deliverables, as well as thinking big about where the service is going.

If you look forward to stretching yourself technically and delivering high visibility products, Amazon is the place for you.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Math
  • Minimum of 4 years developing software in modern programming languages such as C++, Java, Ruby, or Scala
  • Minimum of 2 years developing software solutions on the Linux platform
  • Minimum of 5 years experience software development management
  • Minimum of 3 years experience managing and developing direct reports (performance review communication, accountability, motivation/engagement)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience establishing and evolving lean or agile development processes
  • Experience building and operating web-scale applications
  • Firsthand knowledge of the engineering challenges with large scale distributed systems
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills