Energy Impact Partners
Energy Impact Partners

Software Development Manager, Ring Cloud Services



Software Engineering
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Wednesday, August 2, 2023


Ring is looking for an experienced Software Development Manager to join our growing Cloud Development Team. Ring has a mission to reduce crime in neighborhoods. With affordable solutions that work on any home, Ring is committed to offering smart security that’s accessible to everyone. Now Ring is part of the Amazon Devices family, and we are seeking technical managers who will help us create the next generation of home security. What will you help us create?

As a Software Development Manager at Ring, you will be responsible for leading a team of engineers working on cutting-edge large-scale cloud services that will be used by millions of Ring customers. This position gives you the opportunity to work with world class engineers and to build cloud systems to support millions of devices. The role will manage the development of new cloud services for innovative new capabilities on Ring security devices and continuing development of the Ring infrastructure within the larger Amazon ecosystem. You will work with streaming video, large scale deployments and high-performance computing, as well as solve distributed systems problems. This position involves team management, design, architecture and operation of large-scale cloud systems.

We are looking for an experienced Software Development Manager with a strong technical background, customer obsession, and solid people management skills to manage and develop a high-powered engineering team. As we are a rapidly expanding small team, you will be required to have solid hiring and new hire development skills. Strong judgment and communication skills, long-term technical vision, and continuous focus on engineering and operational excellence are essential for success.

Key job responsibilities
• Working with internal and external teams to bring Ring technology to market
• Ownership of the overall systems development life cycle
• Execution against project plans and timely delivery of committed results
• Management of day-to-day activities of the engineering teams within an Agile/Scrum environment
• Management of departmental resources, staffing, and mentoring
• Building, enhancing and maintaining a best in class engineering team
• Working closely with engineers to architect and develop the best technical designs
• Report on status of development, quality, operations and system performance to management
• Maintenance and enhancement of software frameworks for development

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Bangalore, KA, IND


- 7+ years of engineering experience
- 3+ years of engineering team management experience
- Experience partnering with product or program management teams
- Experience designing or architecting (design patterns, reliability and scaling) of new and existing systems
- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
- Experience with REST services
- Experience programming in Go, Ruby, or Java


- Master's degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics or equivalent
- 10+ years of working directly within engineering teams experience
- Deep understanding of cloud software development in a team and a track record of shipping software on time
- Experience working with AWS services (S3, DynamoDB, EC2)
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills
- Experience defining system architectures and exploring technical feasibility tradeoffs
- Excellence in technical communication with peers and remote teams, both technical and non-technical
- Strong track record of project delivery for large, cross functional projects
- Strong business and technical vision
- A solid grounding in Computer Science fundamentals
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills