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YOU AT PRIME, DRIVING HIGH VELOCITY EVENTSAmazon is seeking an experienced Software Development Manager to join the High Velocity Events Team.
You will be responsible for leading a team of 5-8 software engineers in design, development, test, and deployment of Tier-1 software services and customer facing applications that support multiple events at Amazon.
You will own the customer experience and hosting fleet for large customer facing events including Prime Day, Black Friday, Cyber Monday.
Your team needs to build software that can scale to peak traffic, serve billions of impressions and help customers discover deals and discounts.
The software also needs to be fault tolerant, highly scalable and adaptable to serve needs across events and WW locations.
We hire innovative engineers who enjoy working on innovative and customer obsessive UX, massively large scale and distributed, intelligent and complex systems.
We need experienced managers that can deal with complex requirements, manage and mentor top tier developers, and deliver results.
You will have an established background in managing very large-scale, high-throughput systems; have a strong technical background, excellent project and people management skills, great communication skills, and a motivation to achieve the right results in a fast-paced environment.
You are comfortable working with business partners, and define the right technical solutions to achieve our business goals.
You are passionate about simple and elegant software solutions, customer-centric products, and utilize agile software development processes.
You are a results-oriented, customer-focused software development manager who gets excited about solving classes of problems and turns use case requirements into simple and easy tasks built upon your platform.
You will work with senior management, engineering principals, other software engineering teams and managers, industry experts, product managers, and category leaders to help define the business requirements to delight and excite Prime Members.
Preferred Qualifications- 7+ years of relevant hands-on technical management experience of software developers, as well as a record of individual technical achievement.