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Technical Program Manager, AWS ProServe Portfolio Team

Technical Program Manager, AWS ProServe Portfolio Team

Job ID 
556284
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
7/13/2017
Company 
Amazon Web Services, Inc.
Position Category 
Project/Program/Product Management--Technical
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Job Description

We are seeking a high energy professional for the position of Technical Program Manager, AWS Professional Services Portfolio Team. This position will contribute to the continued success of AWS Professional Services by defining and implementing the portfolio of packaged offers that AWS Professional Services will deliver to their customers.

With a clear focus on improving AWS Professional Services efficiencies and reducing operational costs, responsibilities will range from definition of the packaged offers, development of the project plan, collaboration with subject matter experts (SMEs), development the offer assets, and management of the communication to management and the extended Professional Services team.

A successful candidate will have the ability to effectively lead strategic cross-functional teams and demonstrate passion for scaling Professional Services operations across multiple disciplines and activities. This position requires strong business judgment, problem solving and excellent communication skills. A track record of delivering results in a fast paced, dynamic environment is a must. This position is critical to ensure that AWS Professional Services will continue to provide value to their customers by enhancing the portfolio of packaged offers.

Basic Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field or equiviliant experience
• 4+ years of software development experience
• 2+ years of relevant work experience in program and/or technical product management
• Experience building a portfolio of offers for a Professional Services Organization, or experience working for a Professional Services organization

Preferred Qualifications

• Ability to comfortably work in a fast paced, often ambiguous environment
• Excellent time management, resource management and planning skills
• Experience with agile or other program management methodologies or Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP)
• Experience working for a Cloud provider
• Drive effective teamwork, communication, collaboration and commitment within a team and across groups with competing priorities
• Strong leadership, project planning and execution skills
• Self-directed, ability to multi-task, sharp analytical abilities, excellent communication skills, capable of working effectively in a dynamic environment
• Proven design skills and able to find creative scalable solutions to difficult problems
• Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and designing for performance, scalability and availability