Amazon's Supply Chain Optimization Technologies (SCOT) is looking for a strong, experienced senior software development manager to manage two software development teams of strong and high performing software engineers. We are continuously building our highly distributed scalable automated systems that determines the economically optimal sourcing plan for tens of millions of items, sold by Amazon globally. In addition to this we are working on the first generation systems for creating a closed loop feedback. This position is highly visible and heavily impacts the bottomline.
We are at the nexus of retail business, suppliers, operations, logistics, and capacity planning. We are looking for an experienced Development Manager who will be responsible for vision and roadmap, managing the team in charge of building and operating complex, mission critical services and operational excellence.
* Responsible for the overall systems development life cycle * Work with Product Managers and Scientists who support the team and develop the long-term strategy for your software and translate that into an achievable road map/action plan * Management and mentorship of key engineering personnel and other highly capable engineering leaders * Management and execution against project plans and delivery commitments * Management of departmental resources, staffing, mentoring, and enhancing and maintaining a best-of-class engineering team * Work closely with the engineers to architect and develop the best technical design and approach * Report on status of development, quality, operations, and system performance to management
And while the challenges are big and the pace fast, we have fun while we're at it. We work in a great location in Seattle's booming South Lake Union neighborhood, surrounded by restaurants, bars, shops and swarming with gourmet food trucks.
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