At Amazon we believe that every day is still day one.
A day to take a first step.
A day to look forwards to new challenges.
And today is that day for you.
It's your day to be part of something great.
A day to make your ideas come to life.
And your day to join a company that redefines itself every day.
That's the energy and passion behind Amazon.
At Amazon, our continuing growth means that when we say we’re going places, we really mean it.
Driven by the need to meet customers demand and keep our world-class service running smoothly, we’re growing our business right across Europe and expanding our teams to support this growth.
EU External Fulfillment(EF) supports EU operations and retail in identifying the best ways to fulfil products that Amazon FCs (Fulfilment Centre) cannot currently handle, mainly by renting services of logistic providers.
External Fulfillment works to prioritize potential solutions and coordinates the integration with the third parties and manages the daily operations.
As a Software Development Manager for EF, you will lead a team and will be a role model to set an example for others at all times.
You will spend at least 50% of your time in hands on software development activities such as design, coding and code reviews.
You will also lead a small but highly-effective team.
You will build processes that drive accountability within your team, where people assume and take responsibility for actions and decisions.
You in the face of ambiguity and imperfect knowledge will innovate with bold bets to drive business growth.
You will solve problems at their root, stepping back to understand the broader context.
You will continually align your team’s work, goals and priorities with Amazon’s business objectives.
You along with your team will develop pragmatic solutions.
You will build flexible systems and processes without over-engineering and choose simple, straightforward solutions over more complex ones.
You must be able to : Lead small but highly-effective teams, delivering highly available and reliable software for large, critical, and complex systems.
Be a hands on manager who loves to roll up their sleeves and spends at least 50% of their time on software development activities such as design, coding and code reviews Independently lead hiring and performance management for your team Recognize the high and low performers are and coach individuals for performance at both ends of the spectrum Create the identity and structure for your team Inculcate a culture of innovation and operational efficiency in the team Influence technical priorities and business strategy through data-
driven contributions Successfully manage all stages of a program (from concept to delivery) Define all aspects of projects and programs including collecting requirements, writing high-
or Bachelor’s Degree with 7+ years of experience.
3+ years of experience leading a software development team through multiple product / platform releases.
4+ years of experience making significant individual contribution to real-world software development.
Demonstrated proficiency with an object-oriented programming language; strong object-oriented design and algorithmic analysis background.
Track record of developing engineers through various career stages and building high-performance teams.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with a proven ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences.
Experienced in using an iterative process such as SCRUM to deliver engineering projects; experience in continuous improvement to development process.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Masters degree in Computer Science Strong business and technical vision Strong verbal and written communication skills Experience building developer SDKs Experience with distributed systems, SOA, and big data Deep knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations Applications with English CV only please Are you interested?
We are looking forward to receiving your application.
Please submit your online application including your CV, covering letter (both written in English) and certificates (school, university), stating your earliest start date and salary expectations separately in the applicant form.
Amazon is an equal opportunities employer.
We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success.
We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills.
We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.
By submitting your resume and application information, you authorize Amazon to transmit and store your information in the Amazon group of companies' world-
wide recruitment database, and to circulate that information as necessary for the purpose of evaluating your qualifications for this or other job vacancies.