In this role you will start out leading a AWS machine learning team which is going to be trend setting in the ML field. Have you ever wondered what it takes to build intelligence into enterprise systems so that we can enable near human-like conversations with our systems? In addition, does the thought of designing and modeling highly secure, fault-tolerant systems that scale to thousands of transactions per second (TPS) excite you?
As a manager of software development in AWS, you will part of the larger technical leadership community that forms the backbone of the company, plays a critical role in the broad business planning, working closely with senior executives, influences our long-term technical and business strategy, helps us hire talented team of engineers and ultimately enables us to deliver innovative new solutions rapidly.
This position within Machine Learning team presents a unique and rare opportunity to get in on the ground floor within a fast growing business and help shape the technology, product and the business. A successful candidate will bring deep technical and software expertise, strong business acumen and judgment, an ability to define visionary, ground breaking products, ability to hire and lead a team, desire to have an industry wide impact and ability to work within a fast moving, startup environment in a large company to rapidly deliver services that have a broad business impact.
What will I work on?
Come work on new features as well as green-field projects where you can make a significant positive impact on a community of international customers. As a Software Development Manager, you should have a passion for delivery, drive for excellence and penchant for quality. You will practice development management practices such as scrum and making sure your team is productive solving technical challenges in system design, distributed computing, algorithms and Back End services.
4+ years of professional software development experience
3+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design
2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or Engineering
10+ years of software development experience, and/or at least 2 years' experience managing manager
Masters or PhD in Computer Science
10+ years of relevant software development and/or engineering management experience
Experience with machine learning, deep learning, data mining, and/or statistical analysis tools.
Familiarity with natural language processing and understanding systems.
?Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
?Experience with highly distributed, multi-tenet systems with clear state-full/state-less boundaries.?