We are looking for a leader inside the Cloud Manager organization, which owns the services responsible for the transactions of creating, modifying, and terminating EC2 Instances.
We are also responsible for driving instances to their intended state, as well as the contract with instance resources such as EBS Volumes and AMIs.
We're thus one of the most pivotal teams in EC2, and we're hiring!
The position demands excellent technical skills and knowledge coupled with strong leadership, planning, writing, and management abilities.
Key responsibilities :
Translation of complex business and customer requirements into detailed project plans and schedules; manage the day-to-day activities of the engineering team by defining, implementing and maintaining a coherent, progressive strategy for our product line.
Responsible for the over-all systems development life cycle
Management and execution against project plans and delivery commitments
Management of departmental resources, staffing, and enhancing and maintaining a best-of-class engineering team
Evolution of the software engineering practice within the team, including better reporting, tools, and evolution of development methodology
Maintain current technical knowledge to support rapidly changing technology
Continue to build an effective development organization by driving the recruiting and hiring of senior level engineers, developing and managing the group, and conducting performance reviews of team members
Create and execute appropriate quality plans, project plans, test strategies and processes for development activities in concert with business and project management efforts.
5-10 years experience in Software development and 2-5 years as Development Manager
BS in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent
Experience with a programming language such as Java, C# or C / C++
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong problem solving abilities.