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Senior Operations Program Manager

Senior Operations Program Manager

Job ID 
545499
Location 
US-CA-Sunnyvale
Posted Date 
6/8/2017
Company 
A2Z Development Center, Inc.
Position Category 
Supply Chain/Transportation Management
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create?

The Role:

The Operations group is looking for an individual who wants to work on cool products that are growing at a rapid pace. We are a critical part of the hardware development process. We ensure successful fulfillment for product launches and ongoing support, grow the capabilities of our current systems to meet our needs, and drive continuous improvement for the company.

  • Deliver results on complex projects involving teams across the company.
  • Work with stakeholders to define business requirements.
  • Understand current system capabilities and limitations.
  • Problem solve and explore solutions to current processes and systems.
  • Coordinate with cross functional teams to implementation.
  • Drive continuous improvement.
  • Monitor supply and fulfillment of devices.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related technical field.
  • 7+ years of experience managing cross-functional projects and programs with tight deadlines
  • 7+ years of experience in product or process definition, having taken a product or process from concept to execution.
  • 7+ years of experience in supply chain, logistics or manufacturing for a hardware device company.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree preferred.
  • Proven ability to influence others, facilitate agreement among stakeholders with different interests.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, building relationships.
  • Technical aptitude and familiarity with the design and utilization of complex systems.
  • Proven track record of complex and creative problem solving and the desire to create and build new processes.
  • Advanced knowledge of SQL, Excel, Access, Unix and Agile is a plus.
  • Ability to travel as required.

Lab126 is part of the Amazon.com, Inc. group of companies and is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.