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Sr. Manager - Head of Edge Network Deployment

Sr. Manager - Head of Edge Network Deployment

Job ID 
485484
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
8/15/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Systems, Quality, & Security Engineering
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Job Description

Senior Manager, AWS Edge Network Deployment

Amazon’s network is a key differentiator for Amazon Cloud Computing and Web Services (AWS), enabling the global operation of thousands of applications across hundreds of thousands of servers worldwide. The AWS Networking team develops and operates the network platform for all of Amazon including e-commerce products and cloud computing solutions. This platform is industry-leading for its efficiency, throughput and reliability, and it is critical to the success of hundreds of thousands of AWS customers.

Are you ready to own the end-to-end implementation and deployment of network capacity for the largest cloud network on the planet? This AWS Senior Deployment leader is responsible for a department of 25-50 highly qualified network engineers and managers. This leader will be responsible for end-to-end product ownership of the key areas of our Network, including automation, standards, new builds and scale specifically in our edge space. This includes deploying load balancers, VPCs, and firewalls to keep up with customer demand. The role requires a dynamic, large-scale and operationally excellent leader who can lead multiple teams across the globe. This leader is expected to significantly enhance our speed, quality, and safety in deploying new edge capacity to our network in hundreds of sites across the globe. They will ensure the right resources/structure is in place to proactively stay ahead of our capacity demands while applying common sense around capital efficiency. Our leaders are deeply technical, understanding their environment to accurately represent issues and implement a strategy that continues to set new records for cycle time, quality and staff efficiency.

In this role you will own resources across the globe operating within our Datacenters responsible for configuring and deploying all new edge network scaling and capacity. This leader will drive the strategy to innovate and optimize our new scale deployment while instilling the highest level of operational excellence in tools and processes. This leader will be integral to the wider networking management senior leadership team, collaborating with our engineering and operations teams on new solutions and designs. They will own all aspects of people management.

Our engineers, managers, and leaders are innovators at heart; come join us and become integral to the technology company that is the past, present and future of real Cloud Computing.

Basic Qualifications


· Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or relevant degree/experience
· Minimum of 7 years experience in data center technology roles
· Minimum of 3 years in a senior management/leadership role
· 2+ years managing managers

Preferred Qualifications

· 10+ years in a technology role and 5+ years in a senior management/leadership role
· 5+ years managing managers
· Past experience running large-scale onsite datacenter organizations/departments with 25+ staff
· In-depth knowledge of Datacenter infrastructure
· In-depth knowledge and experience developing operational metrics
· Depth of experience creating and implementing high quality, high volume recruiting plans across a diverse set of locations
· Experience presenting strategic direction to company leadership
· Experience in defining and implementing automation opportunities within a datacenter environment
· Experience in agile management methodologies
· Experience with lean methodologies and Six-Sigma or similar qualification