Amazon Corporate LLC Senior Manager Technical Program Management | Amazon Prime Delivery Experience in Seattle, Washington

Senior Manager Technical Program Management | Amazon Prime Delivery Experience Job ID 506018 Location US-WA-Seattle Posted Date 5/8/2017 Company Amazon Corporate LLC Position Category Project/Program/Product Management--Technical Recruiting Team .. Job DescriptionAmazon is seeking a Senior Manager, Technical Program Management, to join our rapidly-growing Prime DEX team in Seattle, Washington. You'll lead a team of Technical Program Managers driving the highest-impact, largest-scale delivery programs on the Amazon shopping website. Our team solves complex business problems, leveraging both company-wide platform solutions as well as designing them from the ground up where they don't exist. Delivery programs are a key part of the customer experience when shopping on Amazon. If you've ever placed an order with Amazon Prime or tossed a low-priced jar of paprika in with your purchase, then you've experienced some of Amazon's delivery programs. For instance, we highlight items customers can get same day or one day, and we let you know if your order qualifies for free shipping. We build global technology solutions, customizing programs to the logistics and e-commerce standards in each country where we operate. Not only must our software scale, but it must adapt to regions ranging from downtown Tokyo to remote Alaska. Responsibilities include leading your team through collection of business and systems requirements from internal and external customers, writing specifications, driving project schedules from design to release, and leading the production launch. You will lead and coordinate design/implementation efforts between internal teams and outside merchants and vendors to develop optimal solutions. You will be expected to make appropriate tradeoffs to optimize time-to- market, clearly communicate goals, roles, responsibilities, and desired outcomes to internal cross-functional and remote project teams. You will possess a strong program management background, will have demonstrated experience leading large projects, and will have a well-rounded technical background in current web technologies. You are able to thrive and succeed in an entrepreneurial environment, and not be hindered by ambiguity or multiple contending priorities. This means you are not only able to develop and drive high-level central initiatives, but can also roll up your sleeves, dig in and get the job done. As a Manager of TPMs, you will anticipate bottlenecks, provide critical issue management, anticipate and make tradeoffs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints. An ability to take large, complex projects and break them down into manageable pieces, develop functional specifications, then deliver them in a successful and timely manner is expected. Maturity, high discernment, negotiation skills, ability to influence, analytical talent, and leadership are essential to success in this role. The ideal candidate is an influential technical leader with a knack for getting things done. You are able to separate what's important from what's urgent and find the best path forward from among multiple scenarios, earn the trust of stakeholders, and improve the efficiency of our cross-functional organization. Basic Qualifications 8+ years of technical leadership and project management experience in an Internet-related program or applications environment (or equivalent). 5+ Years of people management Ability to analyze business requirements, write specifications, scope technical requirements, drive solution design across organizational boundaries, manage multiple software development efforts, establish rigorous testing standards, and coordinate product launch. Ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional, cross-organization teams to negotiate and assemble project plans, secure commitments on deliverables, and lead the resolution of blocking issues. Demonstrated passion for unde