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Software Development Manager Amazon
Seattle, WA

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Twitch is the pioneer live streaming video service platform with 1.5 million streamers and 100 million monthly unique viewers. Twitch Prime, launched on September 30, 2016, adds benefits to the Prime membership to make it a no-brainer for core gamers to join Amazon Prime. We aspire to become the largest and best loved premium program for gamers worldwide.

Within Twitch Prime, we are the developer experience team. If you are gamer at heart, looking for an opportunity to make a big impact in the gaming industry and would like to work with top notch software developers, this might be the role for you. As a leader of an engineering team, you will have an opportunity to run a team which designs and builds solutions that affect millions of gamers, streamers and viewers. You will provide technical leadership, architectural guidance, and mentorship to your team and work closely with other cross-functional teams to design and implement Twitch Prime developer services and be a key driver of the team's technical and operational excellence.

Key responsibilities include

* Hire and develop a strong and highly effective team
* Provide a vision and leadership for an organization of senior and junior engineers responsible for the development of highly-scalable, manageable, and secure technologies and tools
* Create goals, plans and commitments for yourself and your team, then deliver consistently against them.
* Drive the architecture and technology choices for platform
* Work with internal and external game teams to integrate with Twitch Prime
* Collaborate within and outside of the team to clarify product requirements and align on technical vision and execution.
* Mentor and groom junior engineers and senior leaders.

If you have strong 3P (people/product/project) management skills and a passion for video games, let's chat!

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Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.

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