Amazon Corporate LLC Principal Product Manager in Seattle, Washington

Principal Product Manager Location: US-WA-Seattle Job ID: 728454 Company: : Amazon.com Services, Inc. Position Category: Project/Program/Product Management--Technical Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job DescriptionAmazon is investing heavily in building a world class advertising business and we are responsible for defining and delivering a collection of self-service performance advertising products that drive discovery and sales. Our products are strategically important to our Retail and Marketplace businesses driving long term growth. We deliver billions of ad impressions and millions of clicks daily and are breaking fresh ground to create world-class products. We are highly motivated, collaborative and fun-loving with an entrepreneurial spirit and bias for action. With a broad mandate to experiment and innovate, we are growing at an unprecedented rate with a seemingly endless range of new opportunities. Our team of high caliber software developers, machine learning scientists and product managers use rigorous quantitative approaches to ensure that we match the most relevant ad to our customers while balancing the tradeoffs between monetization, advertiser ROI and customer relevance. To accomplish this we leverage the wealth of Amazon's information to build a wide range of models, set up experiments that ensure that we are thriving to reach global optimums and leverage Amazon's technological infrastructure to display the right ads in real time. We are looking for a Principal Product Manager - Tech to lead the strategic vision and roadmap for sourcing (matching) and relevance for Sponsored Ads on search pages. In this role, you will have end-to-end product ownership from product vision, feature inception, development, and delivery to go-to-market strategies. You will collaborate closely with engineering, ML scientists, economists, and finance to make data driven decisions that maximizes the value for both our customers and advertisers. Specific areas of focus include improvements to our sourcing algorithms to ensure we match relevant ads to what the user is looking for, machine-learned models to manage ad relevance, and identify the areas of missed opportunities while working with the scientists and engineers to deliver optimal solutions that betters our customer experience. This is a high impact leadership position that requires vision and initiative, as well as technical depth and analytical rigor. In this area, subtle changes can have material impact to the company's bottom line Your responsibilities will involve, but not limited to * Develop product vision, strategy, business plans, and metrics for our sourcing and relevance programs * Define business and technical product requirements * Work cross-functionally to manage bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make trade-offs, balance the business needs versus technical constraints, and maximize business benefit while building great customer experiences. * Collaborate closely with stakeholders throughout Amazon to obtain buy-in for product initiatives and to set expectations * Measure and analyze existing products for opportunities to innovate and improve, providing additional benefits to customers * Dive deep into the data to help explain behavioral trends and inform technical decisions Basic Qualifications * 7+ years in product management and/or a technical field is required * Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Econometrics, Operations Research, Math, Statistics, Engineering, or related discipline. * Experience in bringing technology products to market in a fast-paced environment. * Excellent quantitative skills. Strong SQL and Python expertise to access and