Wherever a shopper starts their journey with Amazon, Checkout is the destination. Tens of millions of people a week make their way through Checkout's customer experiences and systems on the way to being delighted by their purchase. Our mission is to be the most trusted and delightfully easy purchase experience on Earth. We have outsized ability for customer and business impact and own mission critical distributed systems infrastructure used by hundreds of engineers across the company. We've evolved our operations models to suit with well-supported, follow-the-sun on-call with our sibling teams across the globe. We care deeply about our people and our software: we are committed to building and maintaining an inclusive environment where everyone can be successful.
As the manager on Checkout, you will be part of the core engineering team at Amazon building the underlying checkout platform used by hundreds of millions of customers across the world everyday. Do you have a passion for bringing the most trusted and delightfully easy purchase experience on Earth to our customers? A successful Software Development Manager should be highly autonomous with strong problem-solving skills and the ability to analyze quantitatively, scope technical requirements, effectively prioritize program deliverables and communicate clearly. If you seek a challenge to lead engineering teams to build large-scale innovative software products powering the mission critical Checkout experience on Amazon, then come join us in making history!
Basic Qualifications * Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline * Equivalent experience to a Bachelor's degree based on 3 years experience for every 1 year of education * 2+ years experience providing technical leadership and project management for all aspects of the software development lifecycle * Solid knowledge of Computer Science fundamentals (object-oriented design, data structures and algorithm design) * Proficiency in, at least, one mainstream programming language such as Java or C++ * Experience with Agile methodologies, OO modeling, web services, and distributed systems 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.