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Amazon Corporate LLC Sr Technical Program Manager in Seattle, Washington

Job summaryJob summaryWe are looking for a high caliber and tested Technical Program Manager to execute a project with strategic significance and high exposure. In this initiative we will tackle some of the most intriguing problems in building highly scalable services that span multiple organizations across Amazon.This role requires deep technical expertise, excellent leadership skills, and ability to hit the ground running. You will be responsible for solving complex problems involving services that can scale to millions of requests and deployed globally to deliver an exceptional customer experience. You will be empowered to drive solutions to problems that impact multiple software development teams. If you enjoy enabling highly distributed systems that can scale and solving challenging problems, come join us!About the teamBuy with Prime is helping people reimagine the way they shop....wherever they do! Our vision is to enable every entrepreneur in the world to reach every customer in the world through every channel they can imagine. Buy with Prime is a new way to extend Prime shopping benefits-including fast, free shipping, a seamless checkout experience, and free returns-to merchants' own online stores, ultimately increasing selection for Prime members. For over 20 years, Amazon been empowering small and medium-sized businesses with opportunities to grow. Buy with Prime is an exciting next step in our mission to help merchants of all sizes grow their business-whether on Amazon or beyond.5+ years of technical program management experience7+ years of experience working directly with engineering teamsExperience managing projects across cross functional teams, building sustainable processes and coordinating release schedules5+ years of technical program management experience7+ years of experience working directly with engineering teamsExperience managing projects across cross functional teams, building sustainable processes and coordinating release schedules5+ years of Technical Program Management experience in a related industry, including hands-on management of large, cross-functional software effortsBachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical fieldExperience working in an agile/scrum environmentExperience managing efforts in Unix/Linux environments, distributed systems and/or developing large scale web applicationsFirst-hand working knowledge of current web technologiesExperience with business applications such as Word, Excel and ProjectStrong bias for action and "get it done" attitudeThe ability to comfortably and confidently present to all levels within the enterprise and to work with both technical and non-technical individuals.The ability to deal with ambiguity and a changing environment, as well as a rapid work pace.A proven track record of being detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow through on projects.Sound business judgment, proven ability to influence others, and strong analytical thinking skills are critical to success in this positionFluency and comfort with business applications such as Word, Excel and Project.Project management, Process Improvement or Quality certifications desired.Strong oral and written communication skills are crucial, as well as ability to scope technical requirements and prioritizeA Masters in computer science or related technical disciplineAmazon 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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