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Technical Program Manager, Ad Platform

Technical Program Manager, Ad Platform

Job ID 
559670
Location 
CA-BC-Vancouver
Posted Date 
9/7/2017
Company 
AMZN CAN Fulfillment Svcs, Inc
Position Category 
Project/Program/Product Management--Technical
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Job Description

Amazon is continuing to invest in its Worldwide Online Display Advertising business to tap into the growing online advertising market. Amazon’s Ad Platform team is looking for an experienced Technical Program Manager who will help drive the next generation of Amazon's display advertising platform. The TPM will work hands-on in all aspects of platform development, including technical design, product innovation, market research, product requirements, customer interviews, and product delivery in partnership with the technology and business teams. The ideal candidate is agile enough to thrive in an environment that blends a responsibility for not only envisioning creative solutions, but leverages a data-driven approach to validate these ideas.

In this role you will have ownership and responsibility through the full delivery cycle, from technology strategy, prioritization and development, to adoption and iteration with the business and engineering teams. You will work with the executive team, sales, and engineering to ensure we providing the best customer experience for our products.

Basic Qualifications


  • 3+ yrs professional industry experience coding in Java, C++ or C# as well as SQL experience
  • Knowledge of CS fundamentals including data structures, algorithms, Object Oriented design
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or similar technical degree

Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience using Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3, RDS, EMR)
    • Experience working in a Linux / Unix environment
    • Self-starter with the ability to collaborate across many job disciplines
    • Experience developing complex, distributed, enterprise focused applications
    • Sharp analytical abilities and proven design skills
    • Strong sense of collaboration, ownership, urgency, and drive
    • Experience successfully mentoring other technical team members
    • Experience with Agile (SCRUM, RUP, XP), OO modeling, web services, and front end technologies
    • Demonstrated ability to understand and discuss technical concepts, and a consideration for scale, efficiency and performance
    • Track record of delivery
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

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