Zappos.com Engineering Manager in Las Vegas, Nevada

Development - Software Engineering Manager

We are looking for a Software Engineering Manager to lead our Search and Product Page Team. As a Software Engineering Manager, you will lead a team of software developers to build and maintain exciting experiences for our customers that differentiate Zappos.com and 6pm.com in the e-commerce space.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Professional development and career progression of your employees

  • Collaborating with product management, project management, and other stakeholders within the Zappos family to successfully execute on projects

  • Coordinating with your developers and our monitoring/systems/build and release staff to ensure the stability and uptime of your stack(s)

  • Ensuring the happiness of your developers by helping set up team building events, participating in hackathons, and generally helping to make Zappos an awesome place to work

What you’ll bring to the table:

  • BS in Computer Science

  • 5+ years professional software development experience (preferably Java)

  • 2+ year managing software developers (preferably Java developers)

  • Experiencing executing on one large development project involving Java, Spring MVC, MySQL, AWS, and Solr

  • 5+ years experience as a senior software engineer, primarily developing in Java/Spring

  • 5+ years experience managing a team of Java developers

  • Experiencing leading a team to success on multiple large development projects involving Java, Spring MVC, MySQL, AWS, and Solr

  • Experience working as a software developer / manager for an e-commerce company

  • Experience leading teams using an agile / scrum methodology

What you didn’t know about the team:

  • We like fluffy unicorns

  • We can eat 15+ Krispy Kreme donuts in a 20 minute timespan

  • Some of us are willing to hike 3 of Southern California's tallest mountains in one day. (I said some of us!)