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Sr. Manager of Software Developers and Scientists

Sr. Manager of Software Developers and Scientists

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Amazon (China) Holding Company Limited
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Software Development
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Job Description

The Amazon Topology team determines where to place new buildings for Amazon fulfillment, how many to build and many details of how those facilities operate. The facilities range from 26 acre Fulfillment Centers holding millions of units of inventory to the building down the street where Prime Now orders are fulfilled within an hour. Each year we spend billions on these storage and fulfillment facilities. The systems we have developed to solve these problems are large-scale simulations, machine learning, integer optimization, and novel economic models.

We are looking for a manager of the Simulation Topology teams. They are a mixture of Software Engineers, Operations Research scientists, Business Intelligence Engineers and Product Managers.

Basic Qualifications

  • 4+ years of experience with managing engineers.
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or a related engineering field
  • 8+ years of experience with Java or C++ and knowledge of a scripting language (Perl, Ruby, Python)
  • Experience developing and operating medium to large sized software systems
  • Experience in service oriented architecture

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with large (multi-team or many-team) scale simulation
  • Experience with machine learning
  • Experience with financial analysis
  • Experience with decision support software