Want to make impact to how millions of customers shop everyday? Amazon Product Detail pages are most visited ecommerce pages in the world. Millions of customers view Billions of our product pages every day. Our mission is to provide the accurate product information any customer needs to make an informed and confident purchase decisions. To this goal, we are continually raising the bar on product and variation evaluation experience, pushing the boundary of user-interface design, performance, scalability and reliability. Our team has passionate and talented software engineers, program managers, designers and product managers. We all share a singular goal: to create THE world's best buying experience.
We are looking for a Software Development Manager (SDM) to lead and define the technical direction, build exceptional team and drive operation excellence of a massive scale (multi-million transactions per second). As SDM, you will lead highly-talented team of engineers and interface with product managers, program managers, designers to continuously push the boundary to redefine 'THE world's best buying experience'.
You will own worldwide detail pages which serves all product category and marketplace. The team works on variety of frontend, backend, server technologies to provide scalable and extensible system architecture across all devices, browsers with low-latency bandwidth consideration.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
10+ years of software development experience, as a developer and manager
3+ years of experience as a development manager (with direct authority over development of staff)
Experience in leading and successfully delivering complex, scalable software systems with significant business/customer impact
Knowledge of professional software engineering practices for full software development life cycle (agile), including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
Experience in creating high performing teams by Empowering and Inspiring to innovate and deliver the breakthrough results to meet business goals
Customer obsession to continuously raise the bar for Product and Variation evaluation
Experience or interest in big data, machine learning, cloud computing, mobile computing, and other emerging technologies
Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy