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Sr. Manager, SW Development - AWS Mobile

Sr. Manager, SW Development - AWS Mobile

Job ID 
530642
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
5/2/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
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Job Description

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the world leader in providing a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of businesses in 190 countries around the world!

At AWS, we are continuously innovating and expanding our mobile services to enable developers to build, deploy, and manage cloud-enabled native, web, or hybrid apps for iOS and Android. Our services include AWS Mobile Hub, AWS Mobile SDK, and AWS Device Farm. And, we are building new services and features to meet our customers’ growing needs. With these services, we enable developers to create high-quality apps that are scalable, secure, and highly available. By leveraging our services, developers are able to easily deliver rich cloud-enabled experiences to their customers by integrating a broad range of AWS services into their apps including voice & chat capabilities, user engagement & analytics, push notifications, cloud storage, NoSQL databases, and serverless business logic leveraging Lambda.

As the Senior Software Development Manager for AWS Device Farm, you will be responsible for all aspects of engineering and operations for the service. This includes design, development, testing, and deployment for new features and major service enhancements and for ensuring the service meets and exceeds all operational and availability targets. A successful candidate will have an established background in developing high scale, real-time systems, strong technical ability, excellent project management skills, great communication skills, and motivation to achieve results in a fast-paced environment. You will own all aspects of service delivery and operations and will hire and develop the team as we continue to grow our business.

This is a unique opportunity to join a team that is working to change the mobile industry for both developers and end-users by enabling developers to create compelling new mobile experiences. We believe that cloud-enabled mobile applications are a big deal. This is a unique opportunity to join a team that is changing the industry.

Basic Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 10+ years professional experience in software development management
  • Ability to think critically and actively contribute to the unit's strategic choices.
  • Advanced competency in object-oriented design, data structures, and complexity analysis
  • 5+ years experience in managing multi-disciplinary teams working on multiple simultaneous projects.
  • 5+ years experience in managing large scale software development teams following Agile development processes

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master Degree or PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field.
  • 10+ years experience leading the definition and development of multi tier web services
  • 5+ years experience leading development of applications backed by AWS services
  • 3+ years experience leading the development of large scale apps for iOS and/or Android
  • 5+ years proven experience in managing software development teams delivering on large scale/large impact products for Mobile enterprise or large scale mobile App projects including distributed components.
  • Proficiency in mobile application development for major mobile OS platforms.

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