Expires soon Amazon

Software Development Manager

  • Seattle (King)
  • Project / Product management

Job description


Latest data from Business Insider shows that almost 50% of online shoppers visit Amazon first. Our team is responsible for creating a vision for the next generation Amazon shopping experience and delivering it to millions of customers. We believe that shopping on Amazon should be simple, delightful, and full of WOW moments for EVERYONE, whether you are technically savvy or new to online shopping. We are seeking great thought leaders who think big and want to help define the future of online shopping.

As a software development manager, you will own the search customer experience for all device types and in all marketplaces. You will be working closely with a team of applied scientists and engineers to develop accurate customer intent understanding using machine learning techniques and build systems that become more and more intelligent over time. You shape the future of Amazon's shopping experience by automatically generating relevant content and building a whole page experience that is coherent, dynamic, and interesting.
A successful candidate will have a strong track record of launching data-driven customer facing features, a strong interest in mentoring and developing others, great communication skills, and the motivation to achieve results in a fast-paced environment.

Ideal candidate profile


* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
* 6+ years of work experience
* 2+ years of people management experience
* Experience with building and maintaining scalable services