Technical Program Manager, Kindle SDK

Employer
Location
Seattle
Posted
Oct 30, 2012
Closes
Nov 29, 2012
Duration
Full Time

You must be able to:
  • Interact with Project Sponsors, Technical Program Managers and multiple Development Teams to define and deliver complex features.
  • Lead the effective and efficient delivery of the large, complex projects.
  • Anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make tradeoffs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints.
  • Maximize resources for the greater good of the organization.
  • Identify, assess, track and mitigate issues and risks at multiple levels.
  • Create, maintain and disseminate project information to stakeholders.
  • Drive effective teamwork, communication, collaboration and commitment across multiple disparate groups with competing priorities.
Professional traits that are not unique to this position, but necessary for Amazon leaders:
  • Exhibits excellent judgment
  • Has relentlessly high standards (is never satisfied with the status quo)
  • Is able to dive deep and is never out of touch with the details of the business or the technology
  • Expects and requires innovation of her/his team
  • Has passion and convictions and the innate ability to inspire passion in others
  • Strong results orientation
  • Thinks big

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline
  • 5+ years of relevant engineering experience
  • 3+ years project and program management experience managing complex technology projects with aggressive schedules.
  • Solid experience and track record of successful system implementations utilizing multiple project management methodologies, tools and techniques. Strong familiarity with agile methodologies.
  • A strong track record of successful project delivery for large, cross functional, projects.

  • Deep hands-on technical expertise
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong business and technical vision
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • A deep understanding of software development in a team, and a track record of shipping software on time


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