Amazon Payments Services build systems that process payments at an unprecedented scale, with accuracy, speed, and mission-critical availability. We process millions of transactions every day worldwide across various payment methods. Over 100 million customers and merchants send hundreds of billions of dollars moving at light-speed through our systems annually. To power the Amazon flywheel, we are embarking on a journey to accelerate payments expansion worldwide and lead the FinTech innovation to deliver awesome payment experience to our customers through powerful and yet simple APIs. We need a Senior Technical Program Manager to define the strategy in collaboration with our product management and lead the design and execution of critical large scale global programs across our Amazon platform software and services to fulfill our vision.
This role requires working with product managers to define strategy, requirements and timelines as well as lead cross functional development teams through design, delivery and support. This position involves regular communication with senior management on roadmaps, progress, risks and change control. Technical design skills, project management and executive presentation skills are critical. You will provide project leadership, mitigate project risks, make tradeoffs, and balance business needs versus technical constraints.
The right candidate for this role is someone who has a strong program management background, is comfortable working with large, complex data sets, and has the ability to cultivate relationships and earn trust with teams both inside and outside of Amazon. You must be able to thrive in a start-up environment and be willing to not only operate strategically, but roll up your sleeves and help get the job done.
Specific skills we are looking for:
* Adept at getting things done in a startup environment with lots of ambiguity but also lots of opportunity * Exceptional project management skills and attention to detail * Ability to inspire teams to work on not just what's urgent, but what's most important * Strong written and verbal communication skills * Ability to think strategically and act tactically * Strong Technical skills
Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.