Amazon’s Intelligent Cloud Control group in Seattle is looking for a Manager of software development to lead the development team responsible for generating forecasts that are used to scale 100,000s of services across Amazon. We generate business and infrastructure forecasts using statistical and economic models, integrated with automated deployment mechanisms to scale Amazon services to be cost-effective, efficient and highly available.
As part of the Consumer Cloud Enablement business, our mission is to build the next generation of cloud platform that will revolutionize the way people engage with the internet. We are building an Intelligent Cloud Control System that will enable organizations in the Amazon Consumer Business (Retail, Amazon Video, Kindle, Amazon Subsidiaries and more) to accelerate innovating in the Cloud. Over the next 3 years we will migrate 100,000s of Amazon services to the AWS Cloud.
You will be responsible for leading a group of economists, data scientists, and software engineers based in Seattle and as a leader you will collaborate with engineers and manager peers in Seattle, Dublin and Iasi, Romania.
As the ideal candidate you will be experienced in managing a team of software engineers and you will have a proven track record of shipping complex software solutions through an agile methodology. You will have the ability to dive deep into the understanding of problems in order to help your team make the right technical decisions for the product and the business. You will have a proven track record in developing the career of your direct reports, you will be a strong communicator and will have proven abilities in managing through ambiguous situations.
Specific responsibilities include the following:
- Manage your group of engineers into a highly performing engineering organization.
- Define and drive your long term product strategy based on your relationships with key customers and technology partners.
- Architect and deliver Amazon's next-generation monitoring and analytics technology to help solve Amazon unique website operation challenges.