Sr. Technical Program Manager, AWS Identity
- Seattle, WA
Do you like helping customers and service teams simplify and speed up their work? Looking for a job where you can influence multiple products while running a program that streamlines the building and launching of new customer facing features?
The AWS Organizations team is seeking an experienced Sr. Technical Program Manager to manage delivering critical cross-organizational projects end-to-end. Responsibilities include collecting business and systems requirements from internal and external customers, driving project schedules from design to release, and managing production launches. You will be expected to drive consistency in solutions across multiple AWS teams while incrementally streamlining the process in order to speed up delivery.
The right candidate will possess a strong program management background that's heavily focused on influencing product decisions and excel at identifying technical and process patterns that to make things simpler and more consistent for both external customers and internal service teams.You will have demonstrated experience leading multiple launches in parallel, and will have a well-rounded technical background in current web technologies.
By joining this fast growing team and space, you will have the opportunity to influence product decisions across multiple services while blazing a new path in the cloud computing space that is still in its infancy. This is the perfect area to learn about a wide range of AWS services and technologies while helping shape the long-term trajectory of cloud computing as a whole.
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• 5+ years' experience as a technical program manager leading cross-functional teams to deliver complex software projects
• Experience collecting business and systems requirements from customers (inside and outside the organization), driving project schedules from design to release, and managing production launches
• Experience with agile methodologies
• Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical individuals
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or related technical field.
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• Experience building high-performance, highly-available, scalable distributed systems
• Experience designing and building tools for global support organizations and/or customer self-service products
• Deep understanding of agile software development process.
• Demonstrated ability to dive deep in understanding our platform, our products, and the technical landscape
• Knowledge and prior use of AWS services
• Master's degree in a business or technology discipline or related field
Amazon 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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