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Principal Product Management - Amazon Digital Goods

Principal Product Management - Amazon Digital Goods

Job ID 
313229
Location 
US-CA-Irvine
Posted Date 
4/13/2017
Company 
A2Z Development Center, Inc.
Position Category 
Project/Program/Product Management--Technical
Recruiting Team 
North American Teams - Alexa

Job Description

Amazon Digital Goods (ADG) is a set of services and tools for teams that want to manage or sell digital items to Amazon customers. It provides scalable, world-class support for Kindle Tablets, Fire TV, Alexa, Twitch, and more.

As Principal of Product Management for ADG, you will be defining the future of digital goods at Amazon. You will craft a business strategy, feature set, and roadmap that will drive your creative vision forward and enable some of Amazon’s biggest brands to delight millions of customers in the digital space. Your focus will be on the services that offer a full suite of digital capabilities that power some of Amazon’s most important initiatives.



KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Define the feature sets, business requirements, measures of success, and roadmap for your products
  • Manage a small team of world-class product managers, providing guidance and direction to them
  • Create buy-in for your product vision both internally and with key external partners
  • Identify and resolve strategic product issues
  • Work across organizations to influence their product strategy in the digital space
  • Drive and deliver these experiences to market
  • Provide mentorship and best practices to the broader Product Management organization

Basic Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher with a technical discipline
  • 8-10+ years of product management experience
  • Experience working on technical, developer-facing products
  • Experience leading cross-functional teams to deliver products and projects on tight deadlines
  • Experience coordinating complex product development cycles and software development schedules
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills with the ability to use data and metrics to back up assumptions and recommendations

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree within a technical discipline
  • Passion for working with software developers
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated experience engaging and influencing senior executives
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and discuss technical concepts, manage tradeoffs, and evaluate opportunistic new ideas with internal and external partners
  • Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment