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Amazon Corporate LLC Senior Software Development Manager- Amazon Go in Seattle, Washington

The Team: Amazon Go is a new kind of store with no lines and no checkout. You simply use the Amazon Go app to enter the store, take what you want from our selection of fresh, delicious meals and grocery essentials, and go. Our checkout-free shopping experience is made possible by our Just Walk Out Technology. It automatically detects when products are taken from or returned to the shelves and keeps track of them in a virtual cart. When you're done shopping, you just leave the store. Shortly after, we'll charge your Amazon account and send you a receipt. Check it out at Designed and custom-built by Amazonians, our technology uses computer vision, sensor fusion, and advanced machine learning. Innovation is part of our DNA. We're looking for people who want to join an ambitious team that continues to push the state of the art in computer vision, machine learning, distributed systems and hardware design.The Role: Everyone on our team needs to be entrepreneurial, wear many hats and work in a highly collaborative environment that's more startup than big company. We're solving problems that span a broad range of domains: computer vision, image recognition, machine learning, network engineering, and security of everything - from IoT devices in the store, to distributed services in the cloud.As a Senior Manager of Software Development, you'll build an elite team of managers and development engineers to define, drive and execute on this vision. You will invent and ship software that directly impacts the end customer experience. You'll develop your team of highly motivated and talented individuals who can collaborate with product managers, technical specialists, and principals across the company on high financial impact initiatives. As a founding member of a new type of business, you have the opportunity to have unprecedented and lasting influence on shaping it.Responsibilities* You'll lead the overall development life cycle of software solutions and manage complex projects with significant bottom line or customer experience impact.* Coordinate with your senior engineers to develop the best technical design and approach for new product development.* Assure that your team's designs meet requirements, and deliver high-quality work on tight schedules.* Prioritize, plan projects and features, manage partners, and track external commitments.* Monitor operation of production services to ensure Operational Excellence.* Manage and foster the career development of your direct reports, and extended team.* A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent combination of technical education and work experience.* 5+ years of Software Development experience, with background in design patterns, data structures, and test driven development.* 5+ years of experience in building and leading strong engineering teams, including hiring and growing people managers, as well as SDEs.* 5+ years of experience in at least one relevant technical area: computer vision, image recognition, machine learning, sensor networks, real-time systems, large-scale distributed systems, security engineering, or network engineering.* Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills.* Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline.* Familiarity with professional software engineering practices & standard practices for the full software life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an acco