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Software Development Manager - Up to 22M
- Sr Management Position
- Distributed Computing
About Our Client
Our client is ranked among the most admired companies in the world. They strive to constantly improve customer-experience and help people find and discover anything they want online. They employ the world's brightest minds, offering them an environment in which they can form strategies and make real impact to the business.
*Lead a team of engineers to design, develop and support a world-class product search platform serving hundreds of millions of customers across billions of products.
*Help build local presence, develop team's expertise in the area of search query and low latency distributed systems.
*Own the overall search infrastructure maintainability and security including upgrades to the software stack and staying ahead of the curve to keep the systems secure.
*Drive consensus on complex issues across a wide range of stakeholder groups including operations, quality, product management and other peer engineering teams.
*Dive into details of issues, make technical contributions and drive the execution of decisions that impact the product, systems and the team.
*Seek diverse perspectives from our teams of technical experts to drive bottom-up innovation and create buy-in from all stakeholders.
*Be a talent magnet: attract, hire and develop the best engineering talent.
*Mentor, coach and grow highly talented engineers.
The Successful Applicant
*Advanced degree in Computer science of related discipline.
*6-10 years of relevant hands-on technical management experience of software developers of varying levels, architects as well as past record of excellent individual technical achievement.
*Expertise in several of: Python, C, C++, Unix/Linux use and internals, IP networking
*Strong analytical, problem-solving and organizational skills with a solid track record of excellent delivery skills.
*Detail oriented - capable of technical deep-dives, understand networking, operating systems and storage at an ample level of depth.
*Effective verbal and written communication skills. Verbally and cognitively agile to hold your own in a strategy discussion with Amazon Search and Amazon's leadership teams.
What's on Offer
* Central Tokyo location
* Excellent company benefits including stock
* Sr Management position