"The best customer service is if the customer doesn't need to call you, doesn't need to talk to you. It just works."
* Jeff Bezos
The Lumberyard Field Engineering team aspires to help game developers create the highest quality games, engage massive communities of fans, and connect their games to the vast compute and storage of the cloud. We're looking for creative problem solvers who can imagine and deliver truly innovative technology for tomorrow's most celebrated games. If you're excited about the opportunity to invent and build with the entire sandbox of Amazon's ecosystem, including AWS and Twitch, we want to talk to you.
We're looking for an experienced hands-on Software Development Manager, preferably with broad game development experience. You will lead an engineering team developing and supporting the Lumberyard game engine and related web services. You and your team will interface with several internal and external partners to problem-solve and evolve existing services. You will engage with external studio customers and be the voice of the customer internally.
As a Software Development Manager, you will:
* Build and lead a team of high performing software engineers to deliver and support AAA-quality gaming services. * Help drive the architecture and technology choices that enable a world-class user experience. * Lead the development of project plans and commitments, and then deliver consistently against those commitments. Execution is key in this role! * Be a champion for our customers: Solve customer pain through resourcefulness and innovation; create new ways to delight customers. * Mentor and passionately promote growth for your team.
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