Amazon Web Services (AWS) is seeking out a Software Engineering Leader to build a new service that is focused on operational monitoring, observability and interactive data visualization for containers, distributed systems and microservices.
This is a unique opportunity to drive a new AWS service from the ground up to a successful launch. In this role, you will also work closely with the open source community and will be responsible for on-going open source contributions and for positioning AWS as a thought leader in related open source projects.
With us, you would own staffing and managing a brand-new engineering team. You would own product development, team culture, best practices, planning and status-updates to the leadership.
The successful candidate will be able to deal with ambiguity and will need to think big!
The ideal candidate will be passionate about the potential of cloud computing, and about building simple and elegant software solutions and customer-centric products.
This leader has thrived and succeeded in delivering high quality technology products / services in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shift quickly.
The candidate is a leader who can prioritize well, communicate clearly and compellingly and who understands how to drive a high level of focus and excellence with a strong team.
AWS in general, and this business in particular, operates at very large scale and on critical workloads, so a passion and discipline around operational excellence is key.