Manager, Development (AWS Cloud & Mobile Apps)

  • WM
  • Houston, TX, United States
  • 04 Oct, 2022

Job Description

As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, or veteran status

Job Summary

In this role you’ll lead teams architecture and development teams in Enterprise Digital Services a part of the Waste Management’s Digital organization. You will deliver expertise customer software development in mobile development and cloud architecture. Demonstrate broad knowledge of highly complex business processes and capabilities. Conducting business process analysis, needs, assessments, and participate in design sessions with Architects in aligning information technology solutions with business initiatives. Lead specialized projects where you’ll provide technical expertise in software design and testing.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain roadmaps for cloud and mobile development efforts.
  • Presents technical processes effectively to all levels of the organization.
  • Contributes strategic vision and integrates a broad range of ideas regarding applications and software development.
  • Manages complex cloud-based software projects, web application development, security and open source technologies.
  • Applies knowledge system design, development, implementation, upgrades and analysis.
  • Drives architecture, design modeling and strategy for the enterprise. 
  • Leads, mentors, and works well with teams of cloud architects and mobile developers.
  • Collaborator with developers, testers, product owners and scrum teams.
  • Leads and oversees design/modeling sessions and team code reviews.
  • Resolves technical design conflicts when the arise.
  • Frequency participation in agile daily stands, sprints, and planning. 
  • Partners with business and UX teams to understand and implement product features.
  • Manages small to medium size cloud and mobile development teams.


The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.

A. Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree (accredited), in computer science, MS, or similar area of study, or in lieu of degree, High School Diploma or GED (accredited) and four (4) years of relevant work experience.
  • Six (6) years of previous experience in leading development teams in addition to education requirement.

B. Preferred Experience

  • People Leader of software development teams and/or Cloud and mobile development.  
  • AWS Cloud Architecture and Services 
  • Java or Python Development
  • Android, Kotlin, or iOS experience (Android Studio/SDK)
  • Nodejs microservices

Work Environment 

Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

  • Normal setting for this job is an office setting.
ABOUT WM WM ( is North America’s largest comprehensive waste management environmental solutions provider. Previously known as Waste Management and based in Houston, Texas, WM is driven by commitments to put people first and achieve success with integrity. The company, through its subsidiaries, provides collection, recycling and disposal services to millions of residential, commercial, industrial and municipal customers throughout the U.S. and Canada. With innovative infrastructure and capabilities in recycling, organics and renewable energy, WM provides environmental solutions to and collaborates with its customers in helping them achieve their sustainability goals. WM has the largest disposal network and collection fleet in North America, is the largest recycler of post-consumer materials and is the leader in beneficial reuse of landfill gas, with a growing network of renewable natural gas plants and the most gas-to-electricity plants in North America. WM’s fleet includes nearly 11,000 natural gas trucks – the largest heavy-duty natural gas truck fleet of its kind in North America – where more than half are fueled by renewable natural gas. To learn more about WM and the company’s sustainability progress and solutions, visit