Software Development Manager


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Job Description Are you ready to build and expand a sizeable business within the Amazon family? Do you enjoy working on products with direct customer impact? Are you looking for a team of high performers to help expand your skills and experience? We are the Amazon Gift Cards team. With one billion-plus dollars of revenue worldwide, we are a significant part of Amazon's business and customer experience. We build out new features and experiences ranging from physical gift cards to the latest in website and user interface technologies. We are looking to expand our Vancouver team to develop key applications and systems. We operate in a fast-paced environment using agile methodology and lightweight SOA design patterns. We encourage innovation and expect developers to take a high level of ownership throughout the software life cycle. Our Vancouver team will be building out new features and capabilities including promotion based gifting, web services and customer-facing products. The team has significant autonomy and ownership while remaining a close part of our worldwide Amazon Gift Cards group. This is a chance to work on large-scale distributed systems and create websites and services with direct impact on millions of customers. Come help us redefine the gifting experience! Basic Qualifications · Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, or equivalent. · 5+ years experience planning, designing, developing and delivering software. · 2+ years experience as a People Manager in a software development organization. · Knowledge of Unix/Linux, C++ or Java, OO and Service Oriented Architecture. Preferred Qualifications · Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences. · Experience designing and developing large scale, high traffic applications. · Experience managing projects and teams in an Agile environment. · Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment. A deep understanding of software development in a team, and a track record of shipping software on time

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