Software Development Manager

Job ID: 934454 | PillPack, LLC


Software Development Manager - PillPack - Pharmacy Fulfillment team - Boston, MA.
PillPack is an independently operated subsidiary of Amazon, acquired in 2018. PillPack Pharmacy is looking for a Software Development Manager with a strong delivery record and experience to own and manage strategic, cross-functional technology projects on its NA Pharmacy Fulfillment Network. Our goal is to improve and enhance the PillPack Fulfillment Technology to ultimately drive the best customer experience in the safest, most reliable and cost-efficient manner.
As a Software Development Manager, you will lead a team designing and building services and features that allow PillPack to deliver medications in a safe, secure, reliable, and scalable way. Delivering reliable and high-performance services and features at PillPack requires technical leaders with extraordinary expertise and boundless creativity. At PillPack, managers will interact with customers, understand our business goals, and innovate rapidly, delivering high-quality and high-value functionality.


Basic Qualifications: · BS degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field · 8+ years experience in commercial or web-scale system software development and delivery · 5+ years of experience building, leading, managing, and mentoring high-performance teams · Proficiency in a programming language (e.g. C, C++, Java, Scala, Python) · Understanding of operating system fundamentals (Linux or Windows) · Deep understanding of scalable computing systems, architectures, data structures, and algorithms · Proficiency in network, distributed, asynchronous, and concurrent programming · Experience implementing scalable full lifecycle software engineering practices · Proven track record of iteratively delivering high quality software on time · Demonstrated passion for leadership, management, and mentoring · Possession of strong verbal and written communication skills · Possession of strong analytical skills, with excellent problem solving abilities in the face of ambiguity


Preferred Qualifications: · Experience in Agile/SCRUM enterprise-scale software development · Experience with deployment management tools such as CloudFormation, Terraform, Puppet, Chef, or Ansible · Experience developing system software, distributed file systems and data networking offerings · Experience with CI/CD tools such as AWS CodePipeline, Jenkins or CircleCI · Understanding and experience building automated and self healing distributed systems in commercial scale · Working knowledge of storage performance challenges and their solutions · Familiar with building secure software and security algorithms · Experience building and operating scalable infrastructure software or distributed systems · Understanding of storage performance challenges and their solutions · Familiarity with building secure software using modern security principles · Experience building and operating scalable infrastructure software or distributed systems · Experience using Amazon Web Services such as EC2, EBS, and S3 · Understanding and experience building automated and self-healing distributed systems in commercial scale · Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment · Experience developing a product vision