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Software Development Manager - Elastic File System - Boston

Boston, MA 02109
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Amazon Elastic File System (EFS) https://aws.amazon.com/efs/ is built in Boston, MA and launched in 2016. It€™s a fully managed service that makes it easy to set up and scale shared file storage in the AWS Cloud. Amazon EFS is designed for a wide variety of use cases: data analytics, video rendering, genomics analysis, web serving, content management, and home directories, to name a few.

As a Software Development Manager on the EFS Storage team, you will lead a team designing, building, and operating a cloud native distributed storage system with petabyte-scale. Delivering reliable and high-performance services and features at AWS scale requires technical leaders with extraordinary expertise and boundless creativity. At Amazon, managers will interact with customers, understand our business goals, and innovate rapidly, delivering high-quality and ground-breaking functionality.

What does it take to thrive as a Software Development Manager on EFS? You need to be creative, responsible, and curious while leading the team to move quickly in turning code into customer solutions. You€™re excited about designing and implementing solutions that scale while also engaging individual customers in understanding their applications. You€™re able to think about business opportunities, operational issues, and architectural diagrams in the course of a single conversation. You€™re looking for a team of bright, capable engineers to work with in implementing your vision and you want to both teach and learn from other engineers around you.

Building a High-Performing & Inclusive Team Culture

You should be passionate about attracting & developing a world-class team that welcomes, celebrates, and leverages a diverse set of backgrounds and skillsets to deliver results. Driving results through others is your primary responsibility, and doing so in a way that builds on our inclusive culture is key to our long term success.

Mentorship & Career Growth
We€™re committed to the growth and development of every member of the team, and that includes our development managers. You will have the opportunity to contribute to the culture and direction of the org and deliver site-wide initiatives that will improve the life of all of our teams.
We€™re hiring and scaling rapidly to meet the needs of our customers. You€™ll have the opportunity to grow your scope of influence naturally as we scale.


· 7+ years of relevant engineering experience
· Experience in partnering with product and program management teams
· 3+ years of people management experience, managing engineers
· Experience building and operating large scale, distributed systems
· Excellent verbal and written communication skills with peers and non-technical stakeholder
· Passion for people management and developing engineers' careers
· Experience working closely with the engineers to architect and develop the best technical design and approach


The ideal candidate will be passionate about simple and elegant software solutions and focus on improving performance. The leader we are looking for will bring proven experience building, managing and mentoring engineering teams. In this role, you will:
· Work with partner teams to deliver end-to-end solutions that delight customers
· Instill best practices for software development and documentation, assure designs meet requirements and deliver high-quality work on tight schedules
· Manage departmental resources, staffing and mentoring and enhance and maintain a best-in-class engineering team.
· Prepare technical requirements and software design specification

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer €“ Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation


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Posted: 2020-06-29 Expires: 2020-08-29

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