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Senior Technical Program Manager Amazon
Seattle, WA

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Job Description

Job Description

Are you interested in building next generation solutions that will re-define how latency and performance is approached at Amazon? Do you want to improve the customers experience for shoppers around the world? Our team's stated mission is "to ensure customers are never frustrated by the performance of the Amazon Retail website and application". Our team strives to improve latency and performance of our retail site while better understanding how customers shop on Amazon and build models to improve explain the impact of performance on the shopping experience.

We are looking for experienced hands-on Senior Technical Program Manager to solve complex problems and support a team as they deliver innovative technology solutions.

As a Senior TPM, you will lead and work with a talented team to innovate and deliver business and software solutions. Your ability to define and develop analytical solutions is essential. You will have opportunities to work with teams across Amazon and interact with business stakeholders directly. In addition, successful candidates will be able to lead by example, balance analytical responsibilities while participating in cross team efforts including architecture planning.

To be successful in this role, you should be comfortable gathering requirements across the many retail systems, creating and maintaining technical project plans and diving into the technical details to understand the nuances and complexities involved.

Job functions:

The ideal candidate will have hands-on project and program management skills, leading large cross-functional projects from definition to launch.

As a Technical Program Manager on the team:

* You will have end to end ownership of cross-functional projects, including program definition, road map planning, resource planning and project execution.
* Along with business initiatives, you will also lead the definition and execution of strategic projects aimed at reducing the total cost and time to market for launch.
* You will work closely with business and operations leadership, including executive leadership at Amazon, to define the product and provide updates on the program.
* At the heart of this role is delivery. You will be hands-on in driving the delivery of critical business initiatives, managing all aspects of the project such as project planning, requirements definition, risk management, communication, and implementation planning.
* You will be a technical problem solver on the team, identifying innovative solutions to project deadlocks and resolving issues and constraints through consensus and sound judgment.
* You will be responsible for making project decisions, achieving tactical goals while retaining a strategic focus.
* You will work closely with the development teams and play a leadership role in product architecture and design
* There are very few places where you can have this much customer and business impact and help shape the future of e-commerce. If you're up to the challenge, we'd love to talk to you.

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.

About Amazon

Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.

10001 employees

2127 7th avenue

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