Zappos Digital customer experience team is looking for a Software Developer Manager to lead a team of software developers to build and maintain exciting experiences for our customers that differentiate us the e-
commerce space. The candidate thrives in a fast-paced environment, understands the cloud commerce space and will help us scale our business and impress our customers.
Successful candidates will be strong leaders who can prioritize well, communicate clearly, and have a consistent track record of delivery
Professional traits that are not unique to this position, but necessary for Amazon leaders :
Exhibits excellent judgment
Hires and develops great people
Is able to dive deep and is never out of touch with the details of the business or the technology
Expects and requires innovation of her / his team
Has passion and convictions and the innate ability to inspire passion in others
Strong results orientation
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Experience managing high performing software development team, building processes, project management, and release schedules
Computer Science fundamentals in algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
Ability to work well with people and be both highly motivated and motivating
Operational support and passion, with experience in establishing, measuring, and meeting service level agreements, improving the availability, performance, and quality of systems
Strong focus on customers and operational excellence.
10 years of software development experience.
5 years of management experience leading a world-class team.
BS / BA degree in a technical field
Meets / exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role
Meets / exceeds Amazon’s functional / technical depth and complexity for this role
Demonstrated ability to think strategically while remaining hands-on.
Prior experience with agile methodologies and a fast-paced environment.
You are comfortable creating and driving a product roadmap.
Proficient in distributed systems and software services.
You have strong bias for action with ability to prioritize, multi-task, and meet deadlines.
Master’s Degree in Computer Science / Math or related field.