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Principal Technical Program Management

Principal Technical Program Management

Job ID 
496689
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
2/10/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Project/Program/Product Management--Technical
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Job Description

Want to revolutionize how customers get their items by redefining Amazon’s retail platform? We’re looking for a Sr leader Technical Program Manager to launch and iterate on groundbreaking delivery offers on Amazon’s websites and mobile apps. In this role you will:
· Fundamentally change our retail platform—you’ll make significant changes to how we model retail offers across multiple platforms
· Have a major impact on customers—you’ll make life dramatically more convenient for customers by giving them faster access to our vast selection of low-priced items
· Have a global impact—you’ll define product experiences to match customer needs and fulfillment capabilities we have in the US, Canada, China, Japan, the UK, Germany, France, Italy, Spain and beyond
· Move fast—in addition to having the assistance of a dedicated development team you’ll have the resources and the cooperation you need across Amazon to deliver quickly and iteratively.

This role requires working with product management to define business strategy, requirements and timelines, as well as working with multiple cross-functional development teams through architecture definition, design, delivery, and management and support. This position involves regular communication with senior management on progress and risks.

Ideal candidates have extensive experience with global product build and delivery plans, as well as defining and assembling program virtual teams. These candidates thrive in rapidly advancing, changing, and delivery-focused environments.

Basic Qualifications

Basic Qualifications
  • 8+ years experience managing large, cross-functional projects
  • Experience with service oriented architecture and object oriented design
  • Excellent communication skills with technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Strong problem solving and organizational skills
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related technical field

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications
  • Sound business judgment and technical vision
  • Experience with agile methodologies
  • Prior experience as a software developer, architect, or manager
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