Accounting events for all Amazon India business launches. Typically the scope of Financial & Accounting event starts post the collection of money from transactions on or for Amazon.
All systems that handle the collected money and account them at Amazon internally will be part of the team s scope (in the long term).
The goal of the team would be to minimize the quantum of time needed for handling Financial & Accounting events for each Amazon India business launch to the least extent possible.
As a Software Development Manager, you will lead a team and will be a role model to set an example for others at all times.
You will build strong, highly-effective teams you can trust, delegate decisions and tasks to others in your organization.
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 highly-effective teams, delivering highly available and reliable software for large, critical, and complex systems.
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-quality documents and doing sprint planning, 2+ years of experience in Software Development Management leading complex technology projects in a fast-paced environment
BS or MS degree in Computer Science
7+ years of relevant engineering experience
A business and tech-savvy, analytical manager with a verifiable track record of managing and delivering enterprise projects on time and within budget.
Ability to multi-task and manage stress effectively in a fast-paced environment with flexibility balancing feasibility and viability
Ability to hire and develop strong technical team and leaders
Great problem solving skills, desire to solve problems that have no textbook solution
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Solid software development background including design patterns, data structures, test driven development
Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project Previous experience managing and delivering internet products especially large-scale ecommerce, finance, or related online consumer services
Cross-platform development experience across desktop, mobile, and tablet for a variety of devices
Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs
Track record of building and delivering mission critical, 24x7 production software systems
Familiarity with Amazon Web Service technologies including EC2, S3, SQS, Elastic Map Reduce, RDS as well as no-SQL solutions which form the foundation of these is an asset.