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Senior Software Technical Program Manager

Senior Software Technical Program Manager

Job ID 
503126
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
3/6/2017
Company 
Amazon Corporate LLC
Position Category 
Project/Program/Product Management--Technical
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

We’re working on the future. If you are seeking an iterative fast-paced environment where you can drive innovation, apply state-of-the-art technologies to solve extreme-scale real world challenges, and provide visible benefit to end-users, this is your opportunity.

Come work on the Amazon Prime Air Team!

We're looking for an outstanding Senior Technical Program Manager to drive innovation. We’re looking for someone who innovates, loves solving hard problems, and never takes “no” for an answer. You will work hard, have fun, and of course, make history!

Are you an expert at helping customers move ideas forward from ambiguous to crystal clear? Do you thrive on driving programs and projects that deliver value to a global organization?

Amazon's Prime Air Engineering development team is recruiting a Senior Software Technical Program Manager who will be responsible for managing the planning, development, feature architecture and definition work on new projects,

In this role you will be responsible for scoping and delivering complex solutions, engaging with internal partners driving project schedules from vision to release, making appropriate trade-offs to manage risk, and clearly communicating goals, roles, responsibilities, and desired outcomes to internal cross-functional and client project teams.

Export Control License
This position may require a deemed export control license for compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Placement is contingent on Amazon’s ability to apply for and obtain an export control license on your behalf.

Basic Qualifications

  • 6+ years of Technical Program Management experience in a related industry
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication, and comfortable presenting in large groups and handling high-pressure communication with senior management
  • Experience with managing large cross-functional projects
  • Significant technical depth and feel right at home using the resources as a developer or systems engineer
  • Thorough understanding of software development lifecycle from conception to delivery
  • A proven track record for being detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow-through on projects

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Aerospace, Aeronautical or Astronautical/Space Engineering preferred
  • Quantitative analytical abilities
  • Proven problem solving skills
  • Strong organizational skills

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Vet