The AWS Edge team recently launched the AWS Global Accelerator (AGA) service to provide our customers and their end users with a fast and highly available network with load-balancing functionality to access services running in multiple AWS regions all over the world. AGA uses the AWS backbone network to provide rapid access to services from anywhere on the globe so that clients don't become bottle-necked by using the public Internet. We are looking for an exceptional engineering manager to be part of this world class team.
You should be passionate about customers, and running a highly available distributed platform on the Internet. You must enjoy a close-knit team environment of shared responsibility. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background and have deep experience defining new specialized products from ambiguous requirements. The leader coming in will have to be technically deep, and capable of quickly coming up to speed on the technologies we work with here and be able to coach engineers as we work through some of the most challenging problems at AWS.
As part of this team, you will:
* Manage the delivery of a complex software project spanning multiple team such as EC2 networking, Border infrastructure, chaos engineering, and UX. * Own defining, scoping and launching a highly impactful new service * Make critical design decisions which have across AWS impact * Coach software engineers of all levels * Manage projects and drive significant cross-functional deliverables
Successful candidates will have experience managing engineers working on distributed systems, networking, and kernel development. You must have outstanding analytical skills and excellent communication. You will thrive in a highly collaborative, creative, analytical, and fast-paced environment and are comfortable interacting with highly specialized software development teams.
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