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Sr. Product Manager - Tech, Special Projects

Amazon.com
Sunnyvale, CA 94086

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Job summary
Our team is part of Amazon€™s innovation incubator and is a central place for the development of new and novel ideas, from prototype phase to market. Products that have successfully incubated and launched are Amazon Care, Comprehend Medical, Echo Frames, Amazon Explore and Amazon Glow. We are looking for deep thinkers, innovators and technical entrepreneurial leaders to join our emerging product development as we embark on building the next big idea!

Here at Amazon, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have ten employee-led affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon€™s culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 14 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.

Work/life Balance
Our team puts a high value on work-life balance. It isn€™t about how many hours you spend at home or at work; it€™s about the flow you establish that brings energy to both parts of your life. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. We offer flexibility in working hours and encourage you to find your own balance between your work and personal lives.

Mentorship & Career Growth
Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and we€™re building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. Our senior members enjoy one-on-one mentoring and thorough, but kind, code reviews. We care about your career growth and strive to assign projects based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded engineer and enable them to take on more complex tasks in the future.


Key job responsibilities
As a Senior Product Manager III joining our team at the build stage of this new product, you will be responsible for the following:

€¢ You will balance delivery with technical excellence, provide accurate estimates, anticipate roadblocks, and find ways to overcome those to help the team push forward.
€¢ You will design and implement scalable mechanisms to streamline close collaborations within our multi-disciplinary teams to enhance overall team productivity.
€¢ You will work with the initiative lead on regular communications with VP-level management on key business trends, major risks in technology, product, and business, and paths to green.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· Bachelor's Degree
· 5+ years of experience in program or project management
· 5+ years of experience delivering cross functional projects
· 5+ years of experience managing, analyzing and communicating results to senior management
· 5+ years of experience working cross functionally with tech and non-tech teams
· Experience defining program requirements and using data and metrics to determine improvements

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Must thrive in an entrepreneurial and inventive culture and expect to embody a fluid and dynamic role that puts the team first. The candidate must simultaneously over index in the LP €œOwnership€ while being willing to accept the unknowns of an emerging org chart and participate in the recruiting and staffing of full team of highly specialized roles. Basic expectations include creating both the operational processes (training, playbooks, documentation, etc) and assisting with the organizational design to scale the team rapidly. The candidate must be capable of considering all aspects of the product inception to launch starting with both scrappy and ultimately sophisticated prototyping, copious user testing, product positioning, marketing, and PR.

Self-starter who can work independently in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment.
· Strong background in building and executing in a highly ambiguous, flexible environment.
· Exceptional data-driven, business writing skills.
· Experience identifying and resolving issues independently, will take initiative even under unfamiliar or ambiguous circumstances.
· Strong bias for action and €œget stuff done€ attitude.



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.

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Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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