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Posted: Friday, September 1, 2017 9:14 PM

Amazon Shipping is seeking a strong Principal Technical Program Manager with a strong delivery focus to own and execute large scale programs. You will have an enormous opportunity to impact the customer experience, design, architecture, and implementation of cutting edge products that will be used every day by people you know. No matter what the role, weA?re looking for people who are passionate about innovating on behalf of customers, demonstrate a high degree of product ownership, and want to have fun while they make history. The Principal Technical Program Manager role requires working with product management to define strategy and requirements, and leading cross functional development teams from design through delivery, and managing all related timelines. This position involves regular communication with senior management on status, risks and change control. Cross:team coordination, project management and executive presentation skills are essential. You will be heavily involved in the evolution of our Transportation initiatives : guiding development of Amazon Shipping systems. This will involve defining the roadmap, capturing business priorities and building technical requirements while working with the development team to design and implement the new platform. The ideal candidate is a creative, demonstrated leader/manager with superior analytical abilities. This opportunity requires excellent technical, problem:solving, and communication skills. The candidate is not just a policy maker/spokesperson but drives to get things done. At the core of the position is delivery. Qualified candidates have extensive experience defining projects and programs, collecting requirements, writing detailed functional and test specifications, coordinating efforts to scope, schedule, and deploy new features sets; as well as analyzing cost/benefit of feature selection and communicating results throughout the organization. Knowledge of the following is required; service:oriented architecture, product development (including C++, Java, XML, messaging protocols, and Web Services), build processes, project management, release schedules. The ideal candidate will have 7 or more years of relevant work experience in internet:related project and/or technical product management in a software applications environment. An undergraduate degree in software:product management, computer science, or equivalent experience required. 7+ years of relevant work experience in program and/or technical product management in a software applications environmentBachelors degree in Computer Science or related field5+ years experience engaging with technical teams and business teams5+ years experience of proven effective management of customer expectations and resolving conflicts that balance client and compaPreferred QualificationsExcellent problem:solving skillsExperience communicating with technical and non:technical stakeholders across multiple business unitsExperience with agile or other program management methodologiesMasters degree in computer science, engineering or a related technical disciplinePrior experience as a software developer


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