1+ months

Senior Technical Program Manager

Austin, TX 78701


Amazon Emerging Marketplace Technology team is looking for an experienced hands-on Senior Technical Program Manager (TPM) to solve complex problems and support teams as they deliver innovative technology solutions that directly improve customer experience around the world and impact a multi-billion dollar business.

As a Senior TPM, you will lead and work with talented teams to innovate and deliver business and software solutions. Your ability to define and develop high scalable and high performance web services is essential. You will have opportunities to work on both frontend (Website) and backend (Services) and interact with business stakeholders directly. In addition, successful candidates will be able to lead by example, balancing development responsibilities, while participating in cross team efforts including architecture planning.

To be successful in this role, you should be comfortable gathering requirements across the many retail systems, creating and maintaining technical project plans and diving into the technical details to understand the nuances and complexities involved. If this sounds like you, let's talk more!

The Emerging Marketplace Technology team helps customers across the world gain access to the benefits of Amazon, including Prime, by delivering a localized shopping experience for them, including features tailored to their marketplace. Customers are able to shop for products in their language, using local currency and payment methods, and gain access to our worldwide selection via the Global Store. We provide customers with products sourced from local and international vendors and sellers, delivered quickly to their door and at competitive prices.


Basic qualifications:
· Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Math or related field
· 12+ years industry experience
· 3+ years as a Technical Program Manager or equivalent experience
· 3+ years experience as a software developer, or equivalent experience to demonstrate technical design expertise and understanding of the developer experience
· Proven experience building extensible backend system platforms
· Proven experience building world-class UI and self-service tools
· Proven experience mentoring and training the engineering community on complex technical issues


Preferred qualifications:
· Proven ability to influence senior leadership (Director, VP) level
· Strong communication (verbal and written) skills
· Excellent analytical and interpersonal skills, with ability to work successfully across all engineering disciplines
· Resourceful - able to deliver results with minimal direction.
· Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with developers, business owners, and senior business leaders
· Solid understanding of developer tools and cloud technologies
· Experience working on frameworks or platforms consumed by a large developer audience

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: 2020-08-14 Expires: 2020-10-14

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