Senior Technical Program Manager - Alexa Devices
- Arlington, VA
Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV and Amazon Echo.
What will you help us create?
As a Senior Technical Program Manager, you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive and design innovative consumer products. In this role, you will:
Work with key stakeholders in product management and executive teams to define strategy and requirements
Lead cross functional development on new technology from design through delivery
Work with remote teams to deliver supporting software and services in sync with launch timelines
Communicate regularly with senior management on status, risks and change control
This position focuses on delivering experiences on Echo Show devices. We seek candidates who have experience shipping consumer products or services at scale, especially in the realm of consumer electronics or specialized hardware devices; with a visual component and delightful CX, innovating ground breaking new experiences, and / or integrating third-party developer content and applications. The ideal candidate is adept at working across cross functional teams, including software development managers and principal engineering functions, design managers, and senior, principal and director-level product leaders, to deliver high profile projects under tight deadlines.
• 7+ years of experience working directly with engineering teams
• Experience managing projects across cross functional teams, building sustainable processes and coordinating release schedules
• 5+ years of technical program management experience
Master's degree or advanced technical degree * Creative leader with superior analytical abilities * Product development (including C++, Java, messaging protocols, and Web Services), and service-oriented architecture experience * Knowledge of hardware development process and life cycle Lab126 is part of the Amazon.com, Inc. group of companies and is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.
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