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Job summary Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of...

Job summary
Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV, and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?

Work hard. Have fun. Make history.

The Amazon Device team is looking for a Software Development Manager to lead a team of engineers who can combine customer-facing requirements with technical, research, and team management capabilities. The right candidate will have demonstrated ability to get things done quickly and effectively. In this role, you will lead a team of engineers responsible for inventing critical UI frameworks and apps that make it possible to develop UI applications for Amazon devices. You will create common software components to help Amazon build our smart home devices by working on projects that push the boundaries of customer-device interaction including product lines such as Echo and Fire TV. You will be challenged to create rich customer applications, while also optimizing for performance.

As a Software Development Manager, you bring structure to ambiguous business problems and use science, logic, and practical experience to decompose them into straightforward, scalable solutions. You set the standard for scientific excellence and make decisions that affect the way we build and integrate algorithms. Your solutions are exemplary in terms of algorithm design, clarity, model structure, efficiency, and extensibility. You tackle intrinsically hard problems; you're interested in learning; and you acquire skills and expertise as needed.

You will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive and design innovative customer experiences. You will lead teams to create new solutions in a responsive, flexible and collaborative peer environment. You will participate in designing, prototyping, and building solutions to hard problems in the Amazon ecosystem for our exciting future in consumer devices.

The ideal candidate is a strong, creative and highly-motivated Scientist with hands-on experience in leading multiple research and engineering initiatives. You balance technical leadership with strong business judgment to make the right decisions about technology, tools, and methodologies.


· 2+ years of managing experience of tenured
· 5+ years of experience with, at least, one programming language such as C++, Python, Java
· Strong business writing, verbal communication, and cross discipline collaboration skills


· Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline
· 5+ years of software development experience as a manager
· Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences
· A deep understanding of the software development lifecycle, and a track record of shipping software on time
· Experience with the SCRUM methodology for agile software development preferred
· Experience designing software architectures for scalability, reliability and performance
· Experience establishing and evolving engineering development processes
· A passion for people management and mentorship

keyword: deviceos

Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. Protecting your privacy and the security of your data is a longstanding top priority for Amazon. Please consult our Privacy Notice ( to know more about how we collect, use and transfer the personal data of our candidates.

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