Sr. Software Development Manager, FinTech

Sr. Software Development Manager, FinTech

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
10-13 years
Not Specified

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Job summary
Are you interested in building high-performance, globally scalable financial systems that support Amazon's current and future growth Are you seeking an environment where you can drive innovation Does the prospect of working with top engineering talent get you charged up If so, Amazon Finance Technology (FinTech) is for you!

FinTech at Amazon is an organization where people, technology and innovation come together to build products and solve problems for the broader finance organization.
  • The Payments team at FinTech owns the technical platform responsible for billions of dollars of payments each month to Amazon vendors across the globe. We build and utilize services and applications using AWS and other cutting edge technologies such as serverless application development, large scale event and data processing, machine learning for anomaly detection and automation at scale. We partner with financial institutions and other Amazon teams to leverage the best in class features that the banks and finance technology companies have to offer. We delight our payees by paying them when they want and how they want. We build software Applications that facilitate global payments transactions worth billions (USD) annually that rival the complexity and scope of dedicated payments fin-tech companies.
  • The systems we build enable us to provide a wide variety of payments including real time payments, email, wires and international cross-border FX payments. Our technology also provides end to end payment tracking, bank account validation and payee communication.

If you are passionate about moving real money, paying people on time, innovating payments, using the latest and greatest technologies to help scale a system with 100% up-time, we have the opportunity for you!

We are looking for a Sr. Software Development Manager to lead teams of software engineers in our New Delhi office. Our ideal candidate is customer focused and enjoys the challenge of highly complex business contexts that are typically being defined in real-time. You will be a passionate builder of talent and teams. As a Sr. leader within Finance Technology you will help set the vision for a new suite of technology that will enable thousands of global Amazonians continue to be Earth's Most Customer Centric Company.

Software Development Managers at Amazon are owners. You will own your teams, your roadmap and the end to end customer experience. You will drive engineering and operational excellence in your teams and build delightful products for your customers. You will partner with business stakeholders and will strive to earn their trust. You will work directly with your customers and will constantly innovate on their behalf. You will be a great people manager and enjoy working with diverse mindsets.

In this role you will be responsible for creating truly innovative finance systems that support Amazon's global footprint. You will ensure the highest standards for quality, maintainability, and performance. The systems we own are responsible for trillions of financial events and payment flows that would rank among the largest countries in the world by GDP. You will ensure that engineering best practices are followed and that software is designed to be highly-available, dynamically scalable, and resilient to continuity threats.

As a technology leader, you will drive architectural and design choices and invent new features. We have a team culture that encourages innovation where developers and management alike take a high level of ownership for the product vision, technical architecture and project delivery. Successful candidates will be high-bandwidth leaders who can cut through the noise, simplify relentlessly, deliver results, and build great teams around themselves.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop and own product vision, strategy and road map.
  • Build and manage teams of software engineers.
  • Execute projects within an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Participate in business reviews with executive leadership and provide status updates.

  • 10+ years of relevant engineering experience
  • 5+ years of experience, managing engineers and managers
  • Experience in partnering with product and program management teams

  • BS or MS in computer science/computer engineering or equivalent
  • 10+ years of industry experience in software engineering
  • 5+ years of directly managing a team of software engineers
  • Experience with object-oriented design and languages
  • Experience architecting systems on AWS platform a strong plus
  • Experience supporting Financial Systems is a plus

  • Deep hands-on technical expertise
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong business and technical vision
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • A deep understanding of software development in a team, and a track record of shipping software on time
  • Exceptional customer relationship skills including the ability to discover the true requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative technical and business approaches, and lead engineering efforts to meet aggressive timelines with optimal solutions

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.

We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success and we make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.

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