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Software Development Mgr, Alexa Health

Job ID: 1650483 | Amazon.com Services LLC

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Job summary
Lead an engineering team building innovate healthcare features for Alexa.

About the team: We are building software that leverages voice and AI to help millions of people live longer, healthier lives. In the last year we launched features focused on medication management, mental health, and COVID19. We have an exciting roadmap for 2022 health and wellness offerings, and we are just getting started.

About the role: This SDM will lead a team of software development engineers and work closely with product, design, and business development. You will also work closely with other teams across Alexa and Amazon that are building innovative new devices and services.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· 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
· Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
· 6+ years of experience designing and developing complex, interactive consumer applications as an engineer
· 3+ years of experience managing software development teams
· Experience with modern programming languages (Java, JavaScript, C, C++, etc.) and open-source technologies
· Experience delivering software projects using Agile / Scrum methodologies
· Experience managing projects from initial requirements through launch
· Knowledge of software engineering best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· Master's Degree in Computer Science or related field
· Experience developing Alexa skills
· Experience building consumer-facing software in the healthcare field
· Experience influencing engineering teams that are not part of your management reporting chain (experiencing influencing without authority)
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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 accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.