The Supply Chain Optimization Technology (SCOT) group at Amazon is looking for an experienced software manager to join and lead software development for Buying team in NY office.
Inventory Planning and Control (IPC) owns Amazon's global inventory planning systems: we decide what, when, where, and how much we should buy to meet Amazon's business goals and to make our customers happy. We do this for millions of items, for hundreds of product lines worth billions of dollars of inventory world-wide. Our systems are built entirely in-house, and are on the cutting edge in automated large scale supply chain planning and optimization systems. IPC fosters new game-changing ideas that we are continuously improving, resulting in sophisticated, intelligent and self-learning models. IPC is unique in that we're simultaneously developing the science of supply chain planning and solving some of the toughest computational challenges at Amazon. Unlike many companies who buy existing off-the-shelf planning systems, IPC is responsible for studying, designing, and building systems to suit Amazon's needs.
To learn more, watch this amazing video about Supply Chain Optimization Technologies (SCOT) at Amazon:http://bit.ly/amazon-scot
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.
You are Expected to-
A successful candidate will have an established track record of developing and delivering complex distributed software systems, a keen technical aptitude, excellent project management skills, solid communication skills, and be driven to achieve results in a fast paced environment.
Here's what you could be doing on a daily basis:
* Thinking big and working with leadership, cross teams and business stakeholders to define strategy and roadmap. * Product roadmap management, project plans and delivery commitments, SDLC management * Facilitating the design of the architecture of these distributed and highly scalable systems to solve complex problems. * Coaching, mentoring and developing some of the smartest engineers in the world. * Owning the inputs and the business outcome through cultivating a culture of relentless auditing and metric monitoring, automatically where possible.
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