Program Manager II - AMZ2032

Description

MULTIPLE POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Company: Amazon Corporate LLC , an Amazon.com company

Position Title: Program Manager II

Location: Seattle, WA

Position Responsibilities:

Perform project intake including review of project requests and work estimation. Prioritize projects, participate in capacity management, and build quarterly and yearly project roadmaps. Track roadmap execution and ensure project delivery. Identify and implement program management process improvement. Interact with Project Sponsors, Project Stakeholders, and business and technical teams to define and deliver features. Drive programs to completion. Anticipate bottlenecks, manage escalation, anticipate and make tradeoffs, and balance business needs with technical constraints. Identify, assess, track, and mitigate issues and risks. Create, maintain, and communicate project information to stakeholders. Build and maintain integrated project schedules to account for internal and external dependencies, differing SDLC approaches, constraints, and factor in contingency.

  • Drive the execution of software development projects, process improvements, resource capacity management, and business metrics by using various tools such as Excel and SQL.
  • Work on projects to reduce cost to operate and maintain Amazon software systems by planning and managing the project execution.
  • Review requirements of software projects with stakeholders, define features, and coordinate with business stakeholders and other software teams who have dependencies.
  • Monitor project schedule and track execution, identify and manage and mitigate risks & constraints, manage project sponsor & stakeholders communications by publishing project status reports and help successfully launch the projects using different Software Development Lifecycle methodologies.

Basic Qualifications

Position Requirements:

Master's degree or foreign equivalent in Business Administration/Management, Finance, Engineering, Operations Research, Management Information Systems, or a related field and one year of experience in the job offered or as an Operations Analyst, Program/Project Manager, or a related occupation. Employer will accept a Bachelor's degree or foreign equivalent in Business Administration/Management, Finance, Engineering, Operations Research, Management Information Systems or a related field and five years of experience in the job offered or a related occupation as equivalent to the Master's degree and one year of experience. One year of experience in the job offered or a related occupation must involve: managing technology projects; knowledge of agile methodologies; developing and analyzing data dashboards; and generating reports to support real time reporting using Excel and SQL.

Preferred Qualifications

Applicants must meet all of the above listed requirements for this position.


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