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Software Development Manager

Software Development Manager

Job ID 
498815
Company/Location (search) 
CA-BC-Vancouver
Posted Date 
2/16/2017
Company 
AMZN CAN Fulfillment Svcs, Inc
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Job Description

Amazon Risk Management platform team is looking for a strong Software Development Manager to help build our next version of the Investigation tools platform. Investigation tools platform is used world wide 24x7 to help detect fraud and reduce bad debt. We are building a brand new distributed, high availability, low latency platform that would scale for Amazon's growth. As an SDM you will be responsible for driving high visibility cross team initiatives for the tools platform team.

The Software Development Manager will be managing a team of strong SDE's and leading projects that have high visibility to the leadership, are game changer in the industry and generate real impact to our customers by working closely with multiple Engineering teams, our worldwide Operations teams and Product Management.. They require strong technical skills, communication skills, a customer obsession and strong long term judgement to ensure their success.

The ideal candidate will be excited about the building distributed large scale, high availability systems and will be passionate about building great technology solutions that deliver high quality services. You will be passionate about growing people in your team. You will be customer centric and enjoy working in a fast paced environment that requires strong technical and business judgment and great communication skills.

Basic Qualifications

  • BA/BS in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum 6+ years of industry experience in large, cross functional projects.
  • Minimum 3+ years of managing technical people.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Proven track record or driving and releasing projects in a large organization with cross-functional stakeholders.
  • Strong bias for action; ability to handle multiple priorities and projects and create a sense of urgency in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Excellent analytic skills.


Preferred Qualifications

  • 7+ years of industry experience as a Software Development manager.
  • Coding experience in at least one programming language.
  • Software design experience and expereince building distributed systems