1+ months

AWS Sr. Technical Program Manager



Amazon Web Services has an immediate opening for a Senior Technical Program Manager to support data center infrastructure expansion. The TPM will lead cross functional teams to drive regional data center build projects, from inception through design, implementation, testing, and deployment.

The ideal candidate will be an exceptionally strong communicator, both written and verbally, and possess 7-10+ years of experience in tactical project management of highly technical initiatives, as well as strategic program management. Experience in managing data center infrastructure deployments is a plus. A Bachelor's Degree or additional technical experience is required. Candidates possessing a background in architecture/design, mechanical/electrical engineering, software/hardware engineering, data center infrastructure/operations, and/or construction, who have transitioned to a program management discipline will have a distinct advantage.

Candidate must be comfortable managing remote project delivery teams, and possess the ability to facilitate technical whiteboard sessions to troubleshoot project implementation issues, and remove barriers to project success. Being able to stand up cross-functional teams, establish trust with a variety of stakeholders across multiple time zones, manage capital budgets, eliminate non-value-add activity, design solutions, remove blockers, and find creative ways to accelerate project delivery is a must.

The TPM will be fully competent in a variety of project management tools, methodologies and techniques for all phases of the project lifecycle and exhibit demonstrated proficiency in core project management disciplines including scope, schedule, budget, resources, quality and risk management, reporting and metric development/tracking. Other requirements include proficiency with MS Office, MS Project and MS SharePoint. Experience with Tableau, KanBan, Playbook, SQL and systems integration a plus.

This position requires 25% Travel (Domestic and International trips to AWS Data Center Clusters).

If you meet these qualifications, exude passion, and enjoy the challenges of deploying highly technical and innovative projects at massive scale, this job is for you!


· Bachelor€™s Degree AND 7 years of project management experience OR 10 years of project management experience (experience can be substituted for degree)
· Experience in core project management disciplines including scope, schedule, budget, quality, along with risk and critical path management.
· Proficiency with MS Project, MS Office, and MS Sharepoint


· Proven ability to effectively manage project budgets is essential
· Solid analytical, quantitative, communication, and presentation skills
· Construction Management, Electrical, Mechanical, or Civil Background
· Master€™s Degree or advanced professional degree
· Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
· Experience in management of complex technology infrastructure projects
· Background in architecture/design, mechanical/electrical engineering, software/systems/hardware engineering, data center infrastructure/operations, or construction
· Experience with and deep understanding of multiple project management methodologies
· Meets/exceeds Amazon€™s leadership principles requirements for this role
· Meets/exceeds Amazon€™s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.


Posted: 2021-09-10 Expires: 2021-11-10

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