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Software Development Manager

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the world leader in providing a highly available, durable, secure infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of businesses around the world! The orchestration team owns and operates AWS Simple Workflow Service (SWF) and AWS Step Functions, which provide AWS customers with the cloud infrastructure to build complex that solve really hard problems. These are core architectural components of critical for Amazon as well as many customers running on AWS.

We're looking for a Software with an owner mindset, bias for action, and also the ability to dive deep and deliver results. You will lead a team of world-class engineers, be an operational champion, and delivery features to customers around the globe. You will drive our process, and be a key influencer in the orchestration platform roadmap.
At Amazon, we hire hands-on managers at all levels. This leader must be able to dive deep into the details on business, operations and engineering. We need technical, detail-oriented leaders who can build and grow organizations. You'll need to excel at hiring and developing both level and application level engineers. You need to be able to grow leaders in your organization and lead a charter that grows as your organization grows. Our services operate at large scale and on critical workloads, so a passion and discipline around operational excellence is key. You'll also need to be willing to share big ideas and execute to deliver the next big innovations at rapid pace.
You'll be challenged with some deeply technical problems and be expected to new and groundbreaking ways to solve those problems. You'll collaborate with engineers throughout the company who are building the next big thing in cloud computing. You will also have a place to grow your skills and excel in your career.


• Bachelors or Masters Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent
• 5+ years professional experience in software
• Experience designing and building sophisticated fault-tolerant
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, sense of ownership, urgency and drive


• Experience with delivering Infrastructure as Code
• Experience with professional software engineering practices
• Experience with operation of production
Software and Programming