We are seeking an Software Development Manager for AWS AI/ML (Computer Vision) Team in New York City.
We are looking for Senior Leaders who have expertise in leading teams that build large-scale distributed systems to apply fast, efficient and highly scalable algorithms to deep learning-based image and video recognition problems.
To learn more about the types of products we work on how companies are using our products to understand the content and context of their images and videos, at scale, check out: Rekognition Custom Labels and this video: on adding computer vision to your applications
In this role, you will lead the design, development, testing and deployment of these services. You will draw from a deep and broad technical expertise to mentor engineers, complete hands-on technical work and provide leadership on complex technical issues. You will manage and be responsible for delivering some of our most strategic technical projects, deliver large scalable systems, design new software systems at the cutting edge of distributed database technology and have a significant bottom-line impact on our business and competitive position.
As an engineering leader 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 AWS AI organization 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.
7+ years of relevant engineering experience
Experience in partnering with product and program management teams
3+ years of people management experience, managing engineers
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or Engineering
10+ years of software development experience and 2+ years of experience managing engineering team(s)
2+ years of distributed systems experience
2+ years of machine learning experience
Masters Degree or PhD in Computer Science with specialization in machine learning/computer vision
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Experience building scalable infrastructure software for commercial online services
Experience in defining processes and establishing mechanisms that improves the efficiency of software development for customers and developers
Programming in Python, Java, C and/or C++ in a Linux environment
Experience with working on AWS services (S3, DynamoDB, EC2)
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