Women Impact Tech

Software Development Manager

    Seattle, WA

Full Time

Job summary

We’re cooking up some new ideas in AWS End User Computing (EUC), and we’re looking for candidates with particular sets of skills. Skills acquired over a successful software career – including deep knowledge of Linux operating systems and Linux desktops, application streaming technologies, web browsers, web services, and more. Skills that make you a good fit for a team like ours.

We built AWS EUC services to give companies the agility to respond to the changing needs of their workforce. Our vision is to be the best place for customers to run and access their desktops and applications, from any device. EUC is growing fast and we’re working on new ideas and inventions to further this vision. You can read more about AWS EUC here: https://aws.amazon.com/products/end-user-computing/

This role offers a unique opportunity to lead a team launching new products and ideas in the EUC space. You will help shape and deliver a new AWS product, using the power and scale of AWS to meet security and productivity needs for our EUC customers. You will lead a team building secure, reliable, fast, and highly scalable solutions – while also simplifying both IT administration and the end user’s experience. In the process you will have the opportunity to work with a number of industry leading AWS services and peers.

We’re looking for well-rounded software managers with a track record of solving challenging problems and creating great products for end users. As an SDM on our team, you’ll own engineering for your product end-to-end from design to development, and work closely with senior technical leaders within the team and across AWS. You’ll have a sound understanding of computer science fundamentals and practical industry experience, working across the technology stack.

If your particular set of skills align with our vision – and you are ready to be part of a diverse, inclusive, and creative team – then we would love to talk to you.

Basic Qualifications

  • 7+ years of experience working directly within engineering teams
  • Experience partnering with product OR program management teams
  • 3+ years of people management experience, managing engineers
  • 3+ years of experience architecting and designing (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to analyze business requirements, write specifications, scope technical requirements, drive solution design across organizational boundaries, manage multiple software development efforts, establish rigorous testing standards and success metrics.
  • Ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional, cross-organization teams to assemble project plans, secure commitments on deliverables, and lead the resolution of blocking issues
  • Demonstrated passion for understanding ambiguous, complex problems and driving high-quality, innovative, and robust solutions
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Exceptional stakeholder management and executive presentation skills.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to think strategically and execute methodically
  • History of teamwork and willingness to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job done
  • Proven track-record of taking ownership and driving results

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Meet AWS End User Computing

Inclusive Team Culture
Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have ten employee-led affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon’s culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 16 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.

Work/Life Balance
Our team puts a high value on work-life balance. It isn’t about how many hours you spend at home or at work; it’s about the flow you establish that brings energy to both parts of your life. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. We offer flexibility in working hours and encourage you to find your own balance between your work and personal lives.

Mentorship & Career Growth
Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and we’re building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded professional and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.

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