Software Development Manager - Mobile

Job ID: 1435782 | Services LLC


Come be a part of the team responsible for developing innovative solutions for delivering packages to our customers’ doorstep! As a Software Development Manager in the Last Mile Technology Driver Experience team, you will lead a group of high performing mobile engineers, building new capabilities for the Amazon Driver Delivery App across Android and iOS. Our charter is to develop capabilities that allow our drivers to deliver more efficiently and effectively, giving them the tools and guidance they need to make their day’s route a great experience. To achieve this goal, you’ll have the opportunity to explore and invest in many exciting technologies such as ML, AR, Computer Vision, and IoT - transforming research, science, and innovation into practical solutions.

The successful candidate will be passionate about the mobile space and have experience leading mobile teams. You will be expected to be a hands-on technical manager who understands and sets a high bar for all phases of the software development life-cycle. Strong verbal and written communication skills, along with a self-driven attitude, are a must. We're looking for passionate people who love to innovate and care deeply about creating high quality, delightful experiences for our drivers. Come join us!

About Last Mile:
Amazon’s Last Mile delivery efforts help get customer packages from delivery stations to a customer’s doorstep. Amazon has grown its last mile delivery efforts helping to speed up customer delivery times and provide new innovations to customers. Working on the front lines of our Last Mile tech team means that daily, you have a tangible impact on an Amazon customer’s experience getting his or her package. Amazon’s Last Mile teams deliver packages (and groceries, Prime Now, third party, and Restaurant orders) to homes, businesses, Amazon Lockers, and even cars all over the world! This network is powered by hundreds of small businesses and tens of thousands of drivers that leverage Amazon's technology to deliver millions of smiles to customers each day. The technology innovations that are developed by the Last Mile tech team help scale this exponentially growing part of our network and include a wide breath of solutions from ML and operations research based routing and planning algorithms, our own in-house maps and navigation platform, IoT and hardware innovations, doorstep delivery experience, and the consumer grade native mobile apps that brings all these experiences together.


Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer- Female/Minority/Disability/Vet


· 7+ years of experience working directly with engineering teams
· Experience in partnering with product and program management teams
· 3+ years of people management experience, managing engineers
· Completed Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
· 3+ years experience in software development in Android or iOS
· 3+ years experience as a direct manager of engineers
· Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis


· Customer obsessed with the ability to distill customer requirements into technical solutions
· Experience building and launching mobile apps to a global customer base
· Familiarity with experimentation methodologies and data analysis
· Strong verbal and written communication skills
· Deep knowledge of mobile design patterns and performance considerations
· History of being self-driven and taking initiative


Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer- Female/Minority/Disability/Vet