The AWS Hardware Engineering team is looking for a Sr Development Manager of Engineering to lead the group in creating hardware for Amazon's innovative web services. Our designs are industry-leading in frugality and operational excellence, and are critical to the success of the AWS business and the more than one million customers who use AWS today. We design and build devices and products used by AWS services such as EC2, EBS, S3, Glacier, and CloudFront. Our products are deployed worldwide at an unprecedented scale, and lead the industry in terms of reliability and availability.
The ideal candidate for this role will be a strong leader, comfortable managing in a hyper-growth environment with a high degree of ambiguity. You will be a seasoned general manager, leading a multi-disciplinary team to achieve AWS-wide outcomes. You will be an innovative, hands-on leader seasoned in building and leading teams developing components for the computing industry. You will be experienced with software, firmware, and hardware, and their combined architecture. You will have experience partnering with and improving your products for your customers. You will not be satisfied with the status quo and seek to innovate in the pursuit of better customer outcomes.
You and your team will identify and develop technologies for your customers ahead of when they are required. Your team will innovate, design, build, validate, and operate the power components for AWS servers, and like products worldwide. Your team will engineer in diverse technology domains, including embedded software, hardware, firmware, large-scale distributed software systems, and Amazon services. You will establish the strategic vision, and drive tactical execution in defining and delivering your new products and services. Success in this role will be based on customer satisfaction, and the operational excellence that enables AWS to continue to expand its products and services for our customers.
Why it matters: Public cloud IT services represent the majority of growth in the overall IT services market and will continue to do so for several years to come. The scale of AWS, combined with an understanding of how our hardware is used, creates a unique opportunity for customization that will directly benefit our customers.
Why you will love it: This is a fast-paced, intellectually challenging position, and you'll work with thought leaders in multiple technology areas. You will work with teams across the company to enable the rapid development of next-generation devices. You will have a direct impact on our bottom line and the ability to deliver improvements for our developers. You will lead part of a growing, fast paced, and fun team. You will have ownership for the implementation of your work. You will see direct product improvements based on the results of your work. Along the way, we guarantee that you'll learn a ton, have fun and make a positive impact on millions of people. AWS Engineers are shaping the way people use computers.
Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.