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Sr. Technical Program Manager-Audio

Sr. Technical Program Manager-Audio

Job ID 
556048
Location 
US-CA-Sunnyvale
Posted Date 
9/29/2017
Company 
A2Z Development Center, Inc.
Position Category 
Project/Program/Product Management--Technical
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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:

As a Technical Program Manager, you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive and design innovative consumer products. In this role, you will:

  • Work with key stakeholders in product management and executive teams to define strategy and requirements
  • Lead cross-functional development on new Audio technologies from design through delivery
  • Work with remote teams to deliver supporting software and services in sync with launch timelines
  • Communicate regularly with senior management on status, risks and change control

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree with a technical discipline, or equivalent experience
  • 7+ years of relevant work experience in technical program/project management in a consumer electronics environment
  • Experience defining projects, collecting requirements, writing detailed functional and test specifications, coordinating efforts to scope, schedule and deploy new features sets
  • Experience analyzing cost/benefit of feature selection
  • Demonstrable experience in project management and coordinating/driving release schedules

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree or advanced technical degree
  • Creative leader with superior analytical abilities
  • Excellent technical, problem-solving and communication skills
  • Cross-team coordination and executive presentation skills
  • Product development (including C++, Java, messaging protocols, and Web Services) and service-oriented architecture experience
  • Knowledge of software and hardware development process and lifecycle

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


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