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 Sr. Technical Program Manager, you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to design, manage, and deliver innovative consumer products, technologies, and tools. In this role, you will:
• Work with key stakeholders in product management and executive teams to define strategy and requirements
• Drive data-based activities to develop insights on device and accessory performance and improvement recommendations
• Lead cross functional and full stack problem-solving and development activities from design through delivery
• Work with global teams to deliver supporting software and services in sync with launch timelines.
• Communicate regularly with senior management on status, risks and change control
• Work with subject matter experts to lead and drive new technology initiatives and evaluations for next generation Amazon products and features
• Work with component leads to drive evaluation and adoption of new vendor technologies and HW
• Work with vendors and external partners to deliver device software and firmware technologies into our products
• Bachelor's degree with a technical discipline or equivalent experience
• Experience defining projects, collecting requirements, writing detailed functional and test specifications, coordinating efforts to scope, schedule and deploy new feature sets
• Experience in hardware/software product development and Knowledge of hardware development process and lifecycle
• Demonstrable experience in project management and coordinating/driving release schedules, including cross-functional dependency management
• Knowledge of Bluetooth, BLE, device software systems and stacks from silicon (both MCU and SOC-based) to application and UX.
• Excellent technical, problem-solving and communication skills both written and verbal
• Cross-team coordination and executive presentation skills supported by written documentation
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