The Kindle Content Technology team is looking for strong technical leaders to drive multiple strategic initiatives delivering cutting edge software and services to realize our vision of making “every book, ever written available on all Kindle devices and apps.”
You will have the opportunity to deliver some of the most complex, high impact and high visibility features in Kindle as you roll out technical and business solutions for readers, authors and publishers as fast as you possibly can.
This role requires working with business owners and product managers to define strategy, requirements and timelines as well as lead cross functional development teams through design, delivery, management and support.
This position involves regular communication with senior management on roadmaps, progress, risks and change control. Technical design skills, project management and executive presentation skills are essential. The ideal candidate is equally comfortable digging into business requirements and product planning as well as drilling into technical architecture and design.
This opportunity requires excellent technical, problem-solving and communication skills. The candidate is not just a policy maker/spokesperson but drives to get things done. At the core of the position is planning and delivery. Ideal candidates have extensive experience with product build and delivery plans, defining and assembling program v-teams and writing detailed functional and test specifications to meet product needs. Ideal candidates thrive in rapidly advancing, changing and delivery-focused environments.
This job will test your skills and provide ample opportunities for continued growth in system architecture and design, cross-group collaboration, learning and driving large scale data and system architecture designs, innovating on user interface design, and inventing better, faster, and more efficient processes. We index hard on delivering results and building the world’s best customer experience.
This is a fast paced, challenging role, with a great, high energy work environment and fun team. We are located in Seattle’s booming South Lake Union neighborhood, surrounded by restaurants, bars, and shops.
If you think you have what it takes to help change the world of education, then apply to join our team.
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