Senior Technical Program Manager
About the Job
Want to join a team that protects and improves the buyer experience of millions Amazon customers and builds earth's most customer-centric sellers daily - using cutting edge technology including machine learning, data mining and big data analytics, cloud computing services, and highly available/scalable distributed systems that support hundreds of millions of transactions across the globe? We have an exciting opportunity with the Risk Identification and Remediation (RIR) team, part of the Product Assurance, Risk & Security (PARS) organization, to architect and build next-generation engineering systems to quickly and accurately identify and mitigate product compliance/safety issues, and potential risks to the customer experience. We are looking for a highly motivated, top notch Sr. Technical Program Manager with both business and technical acumen to drive this exciting initiative: helping to shape our roadmap, defining the platform that allows many teams to innovate quickly, and integrating these efforts into a coherent product. Our ideal candidate has great insight into our customers (and the analytic skills to develop these insights), the vision and creativity to find innovative ways to act on these insights, the technical chops to translate those ideas into innovative design, and interpersonal and project management skills to harness the passion and energy of teams across the company to turn their designs into products that will delight our customers. In this role, the Sr. Technical Program Manager will work closely with senior leaders, stakeholders, software engineers, Machine Learning scientists, and product teams across Amazon to deeply understand the buyer, seller, and vendor experiences, and drive large cross-org innovations results. If you’d like to make a real-world difference by working hard, having fun, and making history, this is the team for you!
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS· - Bachelor’s degree in computer science (or related field) or equivalent industry experience - 7+ years of experience working directly with engineering teams - Experience managing projects across cross functional teams, building sustainable processes and coordinating release schedules - 5+ years of technical program management experience, overseeing roadmap strategy and definition - Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner technical and non-technical stakeholders
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS· - Experience in Agile/Scrum project delivery models
· - Strong attention to detail and excellent problem-solving skills
· - Excellent written and verbal communications skills
· - Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through launch of the project.
· - Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us
Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.