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Principal Product Manager - Living Room Applications

Principal Product Manager - Living Room Applications

Job ID 
494867
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
3/30/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Project/Program/Product Management--Technical
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Principal Product Manager – Living Room Experience: Amazon Video
Amazon Video is changing the way millions of people watch movies and TV shows, with an incredible selection of titles available to watch on Fire TV, Kindle Fire, smart TVs, mobile devices, game consoles, Internet-connected PCs, Macs, Blu-ray players and set-top-boxes. This is an exciting time in video entertainment, with new business models and innovative experiences emerging. Amazon Video is on the forefront of disrupting the video entertainment industry, launching Prime Video worldwide in over 200 countries and territories.

Amazon is seeking a dynamic product leader to own the Amazon Video living room experience used by millions of customers around the world. The Sr. Manager for Living Room Product Management will be responsible for defining the global living room product strategy and vision and develop product roadmaps to deliver a simple, entertaining, and intuitive experience for our customers worldwide. The Sr. Manager will work with their team to define and drive new features and experiences to execute against their roadmap. This role is inherently cross-functional—you will work closely with engineering, project management, design, operations, finance, legal, business development, customer service, content acquisition, operations, and executive teams to bring products to market, develop and grow business opportunities, and enhance our existing products and features. You will also work with product and engineering leaders across our mobile and web app teams to ensure a consistent and coherent Amazon Video experience for customers. A successful candidate will be highly analytical, resourceful, customer focused, team oriented, and will have an ability to work independently under time constraints to meet deadlines. You will have a proven track record in taking on end-to-end ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced and dynamic business environment.

In this role you will:
  • Develop, manage, and lead the Amazon Video living room strategy.
  • Develop a thorough understanding of the digital video market segments, and continually assess the competitive landscape and emerging industry trends.
  • Partner with key stakeholders to define the product vision, roadmap and supporting metrics required to deliver and enhance a best in class living room experience worldwide.
  • Own the development of detailed product requirements documents.
  • Work cross-functionally with engineering, design, and project management teams to deliver on the product roadmap.
  • Drive projects, products, and feature launches with teams both inside and outside of the Amazon Video team including: business development, content acquisition, legal, marketing, finance, customer service, and operations.

Basic Qualifications

  • Extensive experience in product management or product marketing, preferably in a fast-paced online environment
  • Proven success in delivering customer facing online products and services in a high growth environment.
  • Experience working in an inter-disciplinary design and product development team
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations, and drive actions.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with a demonstrated experience engaging and influencing senior executives.
  • Bachelor’s degree required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Exceptional passion for delivering world-class customer experiences
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and discuss technical concepts, manage tradeoffs and evaluate opportunistic new ideas with internal and external partners.
  • Demonstrated ability to turn customer needs and pain points into innovative products.
  • Strengths in problem solving, issue-resolution, ability to work in a deadline-driven work environment, attention to detail, and ability to multitask.
  • Proven ability to work independently to drive projects to completion.
  • MBA Preferred

Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.