Tuesday , March 5 2024

Jobs at Amazon – Software Development Manager,

Website Amazon

Job Description:

We are looking for outstanding candidates to join us as full-time Software Development Managers. Successful candidates will have led teams that solve complex and broad business problems with simple and straightforward solutions, applying appropriate technologies and software engineering best practices, building solutions that scaled and performed. You will also have a focus on the customer experience, great teamwork and communication skills, and a motivation to achieve results in a fast-paced environment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You will lead a diverse, geographically distributed Agile team at our development centre in Edinburgh, Scotland, launching and growing new initiatives for Amazon’s advertising tech stack.
  • Your team will own the business, technology and operations, giving you the responsibility and authority to ensure success.
  • You will be involved in every aspect of the process – from idea generation, business analysis and technical design through to software development across a variety of technologies.
  • Your systems will meet remarkably high standards of performance and reliability, and will operate at massive scale, 24×7.
  • You will have the autonomy to lead the team and technology as you deem fit.
  • This role is suited to a manager with a strong technical background, ideally having previously worked as an engineer.
  • You will lead a diverse engineering team and be expected to lead and contribute to design and technical solutions.
  • You will be involved in helping to innovate, design, improve and raise that bar in the technical deliverables, as well as looking for ways to improve operations and ways of working.
  • You will take on the Scrum Master responsibilities, leading the team to deliver a backlog of work groomed and prioritised according to the team and business requirements.

Job Requirements:

  • People management experience including managing engineers
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience leading the delivery of large, cross-team projects
  • Prior experience of software development and a solid grounding in Computer Science, including algorithms, data structures, operating systems, programming languages and distributed systems.
  • Experience with modern software development practices including automated testing, refactoring, continuous integration and continuous deployment
  • Experience analysing business and operational metrics
  • Experience operating large scale, distributed systems and an solid understanding of Operational Excellence
  • Experience partnering with product and/or program management teams
  • You will have significant experience in software engineering development and team lead roles, including line management
  • Experience of systems design
  • Experience leading engineering teams using Agile methodologies

Job Details:

Company: Amazon

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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