Amazon Corporate LLC Software Development Manager, Rentals by Amazon in Seattle, Washington

Software Development Manager, Rentals by Amazon Location: US-WA-Seattle Job ID: 628966 Company: : Services, Inc. Position Category: Software Development Job DescriptionAmazon Rentals is a newly launched program that provides an easy to use service for Students to acquire Textbooks for a semester at a low price. Students benefit from a lower cost upfront, FREE returns, 2-day Student Prime Shipping, and is backed by the same world class customer service Amazon provides today. Building on this success, we plan to expand as the Rentals Platform for Amazon across multiple product categories and scale to support rapidly growing business goals. Along the way we will also enable new customer features, such as try-before-you-buy an item, that will change the way customers shop at Amazon. We are building a new platform (completely new services), if you are interested in leading massive expansion plans and architecting systems for the future, keep reading. We are seeking a self-directed, business savvy, growth-oriented and respected Software Development Manager who will be responsible for driving the strategy, product roadmap, software development and operations of our customer-facing services. You will interact with business stakeholders directly and participate in cross team efforts including architecture planning. If you are looking for an opportunity to solve deep technical problems, build innovative solutions, and work with top notch software developers, this might be the role for you. You must be able to look at the big picture from both business and technology perspective, possess strong analytical, design, and problem solving skills, and enjoy working with data, algorithms, and people. You are not afraid of ambiguity, like thinking "outside the box", and get excited about difficult challenges. You are a strong team player and motivated self-starter who thrives in a startup-like environment where flexibility is essential and delivering rock solid, customer focused solutions is paramount. Basic Qualifications A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline 7+ years of software development and management experience in designing and building large-scale, multi-tiered, distributed software systems Self-starter, quick learner and passionate problem resolver Experience supporting large-scale high-availability systems in a production environment Excellent debugging and troubleshooting skills, with an enthusiastic attitude to support and resolve customer problems Practical experience with software engineering best-practices and a strong desire to create quality solutions and designs Ability to deal with ambiguous problems and articulate technical challenges and solutions to complex problems Preferred Qualifications Master's degree or relevant work experience Technical leadership experience in building complex software systems from scoping requirements to actual launch Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation