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Network Scaling Program Manager - AWS

Network Scaling Program Manager - AWS

Job ID 
538475
Location 
US-VA-Ashburn
Posted Date 
5/22/2017
Company 
Vadata, Inc
Position Category 
Operations, IT, & Support Engineering
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Amazon.com has an immediate opening for a Build Program Manager to support AWS Network Scaling and Integration (NSI) team’s growth initiatives. The BPM will lead cross functional teams to drive the implementation and deployment of the completed designs, develop and document requirements, budgets, and project schedules.

The ideal candidate possesses 5-10 years of experience in program management, plus experience managing complex and large-scale and technology projects. Experience in managing data center infrastructure deployments is a plus. A Bachelor's Degree or additional technical experience is required. Successfully delivering aggressive project deliverables while effectively managing capital budgets is essential. Other requirements include proficiency with MS Office, MS Project and MS Sharepoint.

The successful candidate will be an exceptionally strong communicator both written and verbally, and will lead multi-discipline, highly technical project initiatives. The ideal candidate will be familiar with one or more AWS products, have a project management background. They will have successfully managed cost, schedule and performance for portfolios, programs, or individual projects.

Candidate must be comfortable managing remote project delivery teams, and possess the ability to facilitate technical whiteboard sessions to troubleshoot project implementation issues, and remove barriers to project success. The BPM will be fully competent in project management tools and techniques for all phases of the project lifecycle.

If you meet these qualifications, exude passion, and enjoy the challenges of deploying highly technical and innovative projects at massive scale, this job is for you!

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 5 years of project management experience OR 8 years of project management experience (experience can be substituted for degree)
  • Experience in core project management disciplines including scope, schedule, budget, quality, along with risk and critical path management. Must be well organized and able to work effectively under time pressure. Proven ability to effectively manage project budgets is essential
  • Proficiency with MS Project, MS Office, and MS Sharepoint
  • Exceptional analytical, quantitative, communication, and presentation skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree or advanced professional degree
  • Data Center, networking engineering, systems engineering background and demonstrated excellence
  • Basic understanding of TCP/IP networks and datacenter operations
  • Experience in management of complex technology infrastructure projects
  • Experience with and deep understanding of multiple project management methodologies
  • Familiarity with the AWS product suite