Amazon Corporate LLC Software Development Manager, Amazon Lex in Seattle, Washington
Join a team working on building next generation technology to redefine how humans will interface with machines. We are a team of highly motivated individuals building services to enable developers create conversational bots. We leverage cutting edge machine learning, Natural Language processing and Speech Recognition to do the heavy lifting for our customers.Amazon Lex is a fully managed service, part of the Amazon AI portfolio, enabling developers to create conversational interface for their applications. In this role you will start out leading a AWS machine learning team which is going to be trend setting in the ML field. You will collaborate closely with a team of ML scientists to influence our overall strategy and define the team's road map. You will also drive the system architecture, spearhead best practices that enable a quality product, and help coach and develop engineers on the team. successful candidate will bring deep technical and software expertise, strong business acumen and judgment, an ability to define visionary, ground breaking products, ability to hire and lead a team, desire to have an industry wide impact and ability to work within a fast moving, startup environment in a large company to rapidly deliver services that have a broad business impact.Basic Qualifications* 4+ years of professional software development experience* 3+ years of programming experience with at least one modern language such as Java, C++, or C# including object-oriented design* 2+ years of experience contributing to the architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and current systems* Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering* 10+ years of software development experience, and/or at least 2 years' experience managing managerAmazon 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 accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.