Software Development Manager position within Amazon Web Services (AWS) located in our Development Center in the Seaport District of Boston, MA as part of the Storage Gateway team. Candidates with large scale distributed systems and storage experience would be ideal.
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the world leader in providing a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of businesses in 190 countries around the world. At AWS we are continuously innovating and expanding our pay-as-you-go cloud based services to meet the growing needs of our customers. Amazon Web Services cover a wide range of computing, networking, storage, database and application deployment domains; providing IaaS, PaaS and SaaS solutions to a broad range of customers and use cases.
AWS Storage Gateway is a service connecting an on-premises software appliance with cloud-based storage to provide seamless and secure integration between an organization's on-premises IT environment and AWS's storage infrastructure. The service allows you to securely store data in the AWS cloud for scalable and cost-effective storage. The AWS Storage Gateway supports industry-standard storage protocols that work with your existing applications. It provides low-latency performance by maintaining frequently accessed data on-premises while securely storing all of your data encrypted in Amazon S3, Amazon EBS, or Amazon Glacier.
Storage Gateway also acts as a center of innovation for all of AWS's hybrid cloud offerings. Over the course of 2018, Storage Gateway helped to launch two additional services (AWS DataSync and AWS Transfer for SFTP). As a leader on the Storage Gateway software development team you will have regular interactions with these groups and the opportunity to work with other service launches providing more opportunities for innovation and career growth.
We are looking for experienced Engineering Leaders to grow AWS business. In this position you will be a member of a leadership team on a game changing AWS service that is reliable, scalable and high-performing. In addition, at Amazon, along with superlative technical strength, we expect our engineering leaders to interact with customers, to understand our business goals, and to innovate rapidly, delivering high-quality and ground-breaking functionality.
As a member of the leadership team owning software development and service operations you will be responsible for all aspects of the group's success, including realizing our roadmap, developing the careers of our engineers, ensuring high-quality software that exceeds customer expectations, and maintaining operational excellence for the systems and service that you will own.
The ideal candidate is excited about the incredible opportunity that cloud computing represents, and is passionate about delivering high quality services in a hyper-growth environment where priorities can shift fast. The leaders we are looking for will bring proven experience building, leading, managing, and mentoring engineering teams. Experience with using, and especially operating web-based infrastructure services is a plus.
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