Amazon

Returning Candidate?

Operations Program Specialist

Operations Program Specialist

Job ID 
556016
Location 
US-CA-Sunnyvale
Posted Date 
7/10/2017
Company 
A2Z Development Center, Inc.
Position Category 
Project/Program/Product Management--Non-tech
Recruiting Team 
..

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:

Operations Program Specialist (OPS) will support the Operations tablets team through the new product introduction engineering phase process. Working closely with the Ops Program Manager, the OPS will be involved with supporting new tablets programs. The candidate is responsible for managing project documentation including, but not limited to, bills of materials and engineering change orders. The OPS will also be involved in the coordination of costed BOM's, tooling budgets and materials management for engineering builds. In addition, the OPS will manage Bills of Materials,; routing change orders
and interface with external teams to coordinate costed BOM's and tooling budgets. This individual will work with internal teams and external contract manufacturers for the coordination of material availability.


Basic Qualifications

Associate degree
5+ yrs experience in Agile
5+ yrs experience as an operations project specialist or similar
Understanding of product development lifecycles
Knowledge of Bills of Materials
Hands on experience with project documentation management
Experience with computer based documentation

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent communication skills
    Ability to multi task
    Ability to react to resets and changes in a time sensitive environment.
    Bachelor’s degree
    Background in consumer electronic product development
    Strong interpersonal skills
    Advanced knowledge of SQL, Excel, and Access
  • Data mining and statistical analysis skills with experience with creating and using data repositories to create a clear picture of in-stock position
  • Excellent business judgment, strong written and oral communication skills, and a practical, common sense approach to getting things done
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