1+ months

AWS, Training Education Programs Leader (Young Learners Program)

Seattle, WA 98104


Amazon Web Services provides a highly reliable, scalable, and low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of businesses in 190 countries around the world. The Amazon Web Services (AWS) Training & Certification team is seeking a driven, talented, and experienced education programs leader and manager to define, drive and deliver a global, world class multi-level AWS technical education program to address the demand for skilled cloud IT professionals.

In this role, you will select, on-board, manage, lead, and inspire a team of program managers and learning strategists to define and build new education programs that develop young learners with cloud skills. Using a multi-modal training program that combines instructor led training, lab exercises, digital curriculum, IoT devices, and more, your team will develop cloud skills for a variety traditional and non-traditional young learners. Using you passion for developing young learners, you will need to be forward thinking and creative in your approach to addressing big challenges and embrace novel solutions. In this role, you will need to be an excellent communicator and leader, and it is expected that you will have the ability to influence and convince others and to discuss and reach agreement for complex projects.

Roles and Responsibilities:
- Develop purpose built young learner facing technical education programs
- Define, build, and maintain technical education programs in multiple modalities (instructor led - virtual and in person, digital, labs, remote projects)
- Develop and nurture relationships with learners to create sustained learning experiences leading to entry into STEM college/university programs
- Operationalize engaging technical learning paths
- Direct and lead the development of learning strategies for young learners
- Define and operationalize success metrics and completion criteria for learning programs
- Staff, manage, and direct a global team of program managers and learning strategists
- Oversee and manage education vendor relationships and tools
- Maintain a close working relationship with content and curriculum developers and guide their content development requirements


· 5+ years of young learner technical content learning and education program development and management experience
· 5+ years€™ experience managing a global staff in a fast paced, complex, content and curriculum development release environment
· Bachelor€™s degree in technology or equivalent industry experience


· Master€™s degree in education or business studies
· An AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
· Excellent verbal and written communication skills
· Ability to travel up to 25%
· 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.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Pursuant to the Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

This position is subject to a background check for any convictions directly related to its duties and responsibilities. Only job-related convictions will be considered and will not automatically disqualify the candidate.


Posted: 2020-09-02 Expires: 2020-11-11

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