1+ months

Manager, Software Development - Redshift

Seattle, WA 98104


Want to make database history? Come and join the team that is building the most popular cloud data warehousing service in the world with tens of thousands of customers - Amazon Redshift. We are building the next generation data warehouse systems, creating an impact on its hundreds of thousands of users, and looking for top engineers to help shape the future.

Amazon Redshift is the leading, fully-managed, petabyte-scale data warehouse in the cloud. Using Amazon Redshift makes it simple and cost-effective to analyze all your data seamlessly.

As a Software Development Manager with Amazon Redshift, you have the opportunity to lead a group of top talents in the design and development of system architecture of AWS Redshift at Amazon scale. You are an integral part of our overall strategy by helping define impactful product features, drive the system architecture, and spearhead the best practices that enable a quality product. You will lead the engineers to work on the Redshift cloud platform to improve the technologies that orchestrate and manage Redshift clusters globally. Your team will build out automation of critical operational functions that ensure thousands of servers across all AWS regions worldwide operating at massive scale.

In this role you will grow and lead the cloud infrastructure development team on Amazon Redshift. You will draw from your deep and broad technical and management expertise to guide your team on ambiguous and complex problem spaces, to design, build and deliver the best, scalable and extensible solution for our customers. You are data and metric driven, obsessively concerned about customer experiences with Redshift features and performance, and excited to do hands-on technical work when needed. You will mentor and inspire engineers of all levels, participate in defining our technical culture, and help to build a fast-growing team.

This is 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. You bring deep technical and management experiences with the ability to work within a fast moving, startup environment in the industry leading cloud company to deliver a broad business impact.

Come, join us in reinventing database systems for the cloud!

Inclusive Team Culture
Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have ten employee-led affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences.

Work/Life Balance
Our team puts a high value on work-life balance. It isn€™t about how many hours you spend at home or at work; it€™s about the flow you establish that brings energy to both parts of your life. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. We offer flexibility in working hours and encourage you to find your own balance between your work and personal lives.

Mentorship & Career Growth
Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and we€™re building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. Our senior members enjoy one-on-one mentoring and thorough, but kind, code reviews. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded engineer and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.


· 3+ years people management experience in building complex and scalable systems.
· 5+ years of software development experience including object-oriented design.
· Strong knowledge of OOD / OOP software engineering practices/standards.
· Bachelor€™s degree in Computer Science or equivalent


· Experience in leading and managing a team delivering solutions at scale.
· Experiences in working closely with remote teams
· Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs.
· Ability to work in a fast paced and agile development environment.
· Be highly innovative, inspiring, flexible and self-directed.
· Passionate about learning new technologies, frameworks and processes that can reinvent developer experiences.
· Masters or PhD in Computer Science or equivalent.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us


Posted: 2021-01-27 Expires: 2021-03-12

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