Kindle is an iconic product adored by customers around the world - but it's still "day one" in inspiring the world to read more and get more out of reading every day, across all their devices. We are looking for a Senior Technical Program Manager to help drive results across key priorities including content acquisition, demand generation and reading CX. This is a critical, multi-faceted role focused on one of our strategic investments.
As a Senior Technical Program Manager, you will participate in defining the strategy and vision for the group, developing a roadmap, and leading execution across multiple technical and product management teams. The ideal candidate has excellent technical acumen, strong judgement and an ability to deliver results in a fast-paced environment. The candidate should be comfortable digging into technical details, dealing with ambiguity and leading through influence in a cross-functional model. You should be able to build and implement strong processes, and balance breakthrough thinking with disciplined execution.
Specific responsibilities include the following:
* Lead critical, cross-functional projects, including roadmap definition, resource planning and project execution. * Drive engineering and architecture decisions that optimize for pace, innovation and results. * Solve complex technical challenges, identify bottlenecks and dependencies, and unblock teams for execution. * Lead investment, prioritization and trade-off recommendations. * Partner across multiple teams including engineering, product management and operations to drive high-impact projects. * Build strong processes and lead a disciplined execution cadence. * Lead definition, data collection and progress for key metrics. * Drive weekly, monthly and annual business reviews with senior leadership.
Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.