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Big Data Blog Owner

Big Data Blog Owner

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Amazon Web Services, Inc.
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Editorial, Writing, & Content Management
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Job Description

With 50+ services and hundreds of features added every year, AWS provides everything customers need to collect, store, process, analyze, and visualize Big Data on the cloud. The AWS Big Data Blog plays a critical role in helping data scientists and developers all over the world discover the powerful solutions they can build on the AWS platform.

As Program Manager for the AWS Big Data Blog, you will indulge your passion for helping people discover how things work. You’ll engage with an author community made up of AWS solution architects, ProServ consultants, product teams, and partners eager to help our customers understand how to use AWS services to do things they never thought possible. You will use your judgment, expertise, and wit to shape and improve blog posts submitted by this community and keep the blog’s publication schedule on track.

Surrounded by a talented, dedicated team of big data technologists and evangelists, you will be responsible for inventing and driving new initiatives around the Big Data Blog that help AWS excite and empower data scientists and developers working in big data.

Basic Qualifications

· BA or BS degree in Business, Communications, Marketing, or a related field.
· 5+ years of experience launching, managing, and measuring complex projects.
· Strong record of managing a complex, dynamic publication schedule.
· Strong record of aligning content development strategies with business goals.
· Understanding of how to use SEO best practices to increase content visibility.
· Experience using web analytics tools such as Adobe Analytics to measure results and make decisions.
· Strong written and verbal communication skills.
· Adapts well to fast-paced environments with changing circumstances and strategy.

-With the help of the blog’s Technical Advisory Board, curate the blog by selecting submissions that meet the blog’s high technical bar and are relevant, engaging, and accurate.
-Manage the blog’s dynamic publication schedule and participate in the blog post review process.
-Work across teams to drive continuous improvement around content, reach, and reader experience.
-Work with customers to find out how the blog can help them discover new solutions.
-Grow new internal and external content pipelines.
-Collaborate on marketing campaigns and other initiatives.
-Gather and analyze data that helps us measure and improve the blog’s effectiveness.

Preferred Qualifications

· Understanding of opportunities and challenges within the big data market.
· Deep familiarity with the AWS services ecosystem.
· Experience collaborating with developers, engineers, solutions architects and data scientists to deliver compelling content.