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 25-40 highly qualified network support engineers and managers. This leader will be responsible a large part of the deployment org known as aggregation deployment responsible for deploying all of the network infrastructure that provides connectivity to the server fleet. 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 the ongoing service delivery of network infrastructure. 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.
This is an amazing opportunity in terms of responsibility, interesting challenges and high visibility. We truly are looking for the highest quality candidates, so you should expect a rigorous interview process.
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Must have experience as a leader of leaders
Must have a high degree of organization and be very detail-oriented. Must be able to interact with and influence people at all levels and have excellent public speaking skills.
Must have the ability to contribute to and support long-term visions and direction regarding Networking at Amazon.
Experience in building and managing a team of strong technical people and prior ownership of the operation of a mission-critical team is crucial to success.
The successful candidate will have a proven track record of success in delivering complex projects, including coordinating and driving issues to resolution autonomously utilizing excellent project management skills.
A B.S. in Computer Science or at least four years equivalent experience in a large-scale enterprise environment is required.
Experience in Network Engineering is highly recommended.