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Senior Product Manager Technical - Alexa Smart Home/IoT

Senior Product Manager Technical - Alexa Smart Home/IoT

Job ID 
538998
Location 
UK-London
Posted Date 
7/12/2017
Company 
AMZN Dev Center (London) Ltd
Position Category 
Project/Program/Product Management--Technical
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Job Description

The Alexa Smart Home team is focused on making Alexa the user interface for the home.

Customers love using Alexa to interact with their homes through natural commands and intuitive interfaces. We are evolving Alexa into an intelligent, indispensable companion that helps you get the most out of the technology in your home.

This role reports to the single-threaded leader for one of the Alexa Smart Home groups. They will own product management for how customers interact with devices within their homes.
On a typical day you'll:
  • Own and define the product roadmap, managing tradeoffs and dependencies with key stakeholders
  • Work closely with the engineering team to develop an offering that will delight customers
  • Drive product launches including working with public relations team, executives, and other product management team members
  • Monitor the business and refine the roadmap

Basic Qualifications

  • Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Minimum of 3+ years of product management experience
  • 3+ years of experience working on web services
  • Experience communicating technical concepts to a non-technical audience
  • Prior working experience with/in a Software Development Team
  • Experience working with stakeholders across many functions

Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA or Master’s degree
  • Experience working within a product team or similar environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated experience engaging and influencing senior executives
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and discuss technical concepts, manage trade-offs and evaluate opportunistic new ideas with and external partners
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