1+ months

Senior Engineering Manager - SW

Seattle, WA 98104


Are you looking to lead Product, Technical Program Manager and Software Development teams for one of Amazon's fastest growing businesses?

Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) is an Amazon service for Sellers. The FBA team creates a seamless experience for Sellers enabling them to leverage Amazon's world-class fulfillment network. In a very real way, we are changing lives with the work we do. Enabling Seller success allows us to provide Amazon customers with unparalleled selection and pricing. FBA generates over half of Amazon's sales! 2 million Sellers in 10 countries list their products for sale on the Amazon Marketplace. These Sellers offer hundreds of millions of unique products providing a broad and diverse inventory of products from Books, Electronics and Apparel to Consumables and beyond. FBA is a win for sellers and a win for Amazon's customers.

As the Sr. Software Development Manager, you will lead and own all parts of the software development and deployment lifecycle, including design, development, documentation, testing, and operations. You will lead a cross-functional team, including Software Development Engineering, Technical Program Management, and Product Management.

A successful candidate sets a high bar for the team to deliver for our customers. The candidate will need to work successfully in a cross-collaboration environment, where engineers work next to Technical Program Managers, Product Managers. They must possess strong verbal and written communication skills, be self-driven and deliver high quality results in a fast paced environment. They need to really enjoy working with their customers and peers, and help plan and deliver results that matter for the business.

Core skills include: You are willing and able to get deep into the technical details, are proactive in removing roadblocks, pave the way for innovation, and can handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment. You have a thorough understanding of software processes (development, configuration, testing, and deployment) and are able to identify risks early on. You are able to credibly coordinate between teams of technical resources and business stakeholders. You are able to negotiate and gain buy-in on technical decisions and ensure that appropriate software engineering practices are employed to deliver high quality results. You have a graduate degree in computer science, or related discipline. You think big, dive deep and deliver results with hustle.


· Bachelor€™s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline
· 8+ years of relevant engineering experience
· 4+ years managing software development teams including hands-on architectural or distributed systems experience
· Experience with delivering software projects using Agile / Scrum methodologies
· A strong track record of project delivery for large, cross-functional projects
· Track record of bringing in and growing engineering talent
· Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences
· Delivering the right product with a scalable engineering design under tight timelines is an essential skill.
· Strong business and technical vision
· Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
· A deep understanding of software development in a team, and a track record of shipping software on time


· MS, Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering
· A track record of communicating well with executives and non-technical leaders
· Entrepreneurial spirit combined with strong program and product management skills


Posted: 2020-07-10 Expires: 2020-09-23

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