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Sr. Technical Program Manager Amazon
Seattle, WA

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Do you enjoy working in an entrepreneurial, fast paced environment, solving complex technical problems and delivering innovative solutions?Are you looking for a rewarding opportunity to deliver innovative ideas for a product used by millions of customers worldwide ?

As a Senior Technical Program Manager for the Amazon Pantry you will work closely with stakeholders, technical and product leaders to deliver our complex, high quality, scalable projects deployed across Amazon websites and devices worldwide for the Prime Pantry team. You will work with all the stakeholders to assemble project teams, assign responsibilities, identify appropriate resources needed, and develop schedules to ensure timely completion of projects by meeting project milestones. You will drive and execute on innovations in Amazon Pantry at global scale. You will also assess risks, anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, make tradeoffs, balance the business needs versus technical constraints and encourage risk taking behavior to maximize business benefit. As a result, you will make a huge, measurable impact to the Amazon Pantry program, and build and innovate solutions that are simple and easy to maintain and scale.

Amazon Pantry is a fast-growing innovative e-commerce program, launched in US in April 2014. With the unique patent pending business model, Prime Pantry enables Amazon to expand its selection to large number of items which are cost prohibitive to ship individually. The market segment of low priced items represents a major part of retail revenue but minimum e-commerce penetration and thus huge potential growth. Prime Pantry has been one of the fastest growing program in the history of Amazon. It had expanded to 8 countries at the end of 2016.

Amazon Pantry owns and innovate in a wide range of technologies and platforms. This includes the end-to-end experience across platforms and devices globally that enable consumers to easily find, purchase, and reorder the essential products they need and use everyday. Doing so will require the invention of many new capabilities and innovative approaches across selection, supply chain, search and discovery, evaluation and purchase, up-sell and repurchase via a variety of new formats and delivery options.

Key responsibilities include:

* Manage cross-team and cross-organization delivery of large scale initiatives.
* Lead new initiatives from the ground up and major re-architecture programs.
* Work with the product management and engineering team to identify technical requirements, limitations, and bottlenecks and create a roadmap that spans multiple organizations
* Provide leadership updates on critical programs spanning multiple teams.

This is core strategic role for Amazon Pantry and you will be at the forefront of innovation and growth. If you are curious about big data, machine leaning, highly scalable REST services, Cloud based data storage, distributed systems, supply chain algorithm improvement, voice driven user interfaces or mobile user experience, Amazon Pantry has applications that impact millions of customers everyday. If you're up to the challenge, we'd love to talk to you.

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

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