Within Amazon's Supply Chain Optimization Technology team, Optimal Sourcing Systems (OSS) designs and builds systems that measure and manage Amazon’s supplier capabilities, identify and react to supply disruptions, and prioritizes inbound freight for our global network. OSS software is used by every country Amazon services, and is a critical link to ensuring Amazon offers the products our customers want, at the lowest possible cost.
We are looking for Software Development Manager who is highly technical and has a passion for both the engineering and the business sides of product delivery and team management. You will use your technical and leadership skills to manage and develop software in one of the worlds most complex, fast moving, largest supply chain networks. Creating reliable, scalable, and high performance products requires exceptional technical expertise, a sound understanding of distributed systems, and practical experience managing fast-moving teams.
As the manager of a development team you will be responsible for leading the development and launch of core product features. You will have significant influence on our overall strategy by helping define these product features, drive the system architecture, and spearhead the best practices that enable a quality product.
The ideal candidate is passionate about owning a part of the Amazon business and leveraging new technologies such as Deep Learning to deliver a step change in value for Amazon customers. A commitment to team work, hustle, and strong communication skills (to both business and technical partners) are absolute requirements. You should be comfortable diving deep into technical architectures and requirements, able to work with engineers to identify solutions to challenges discovered during development, and ready to work with latest cloud computing technology.