Learning Science and Engineering is seeking a passionate and pragmatic Senior Software Development Manager (SDM) to help develop new workplace learning systems for Amazon and the world. Amazon is investing in new products for learning and is looking for a Senior SDM to play a leadership role in a key program. You will lead and drive key architectural decisions, developing and scaling a new product for education for developers and consumers. This is an opportunity to shape an exciting new space from the ground up. In this role, you will have engineering leadership of the existing and planned Machine Learning (ML) systems that are part of a product portfolio in the rapidly growing domain of enterprise and personalized learning.
As a Senior SDM, you will be responsible for the team's ongoing product roadmap and vision for a ML platform for workplace learning (e.g. recommendations, content ingestion, model management). As an SDM, you are responsible for setting a high bar throughout the software development and deployment lifecycle, including design, development, documentation, testing and operations. You will collaborate closely with software developers, database engineers, data scientists, and ML scientists. A successful candidate will have an established background in developing ML systems, a strong technical ability with distributed services, operations, people development, excellent project management skills, and a motivation to achieve results in a fast-paced environment. You must be able to think and act both strategically and tactically. You must excel in navigating cross-functional efforts and be adept at synthesizing a variety of technologies and capabilities into highly scalable, simple products that our learners will love. We're working hard, having fun, making history; come join us!
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