Principal Product Manager, Fire Tablets

Job Description

The Fire tablet team is looking for a Principal Product Manager to lead and drive the product roadmap for our Fire OS software platform on Fire Tablets. You will help shape Fire software strategy for tablets while driving engineering and features based on this vision. We are looking for someone who is customer focused and mobile technology savvy with a passion for consumer devices and software.

A successful candidate will be highly analytical and resourceful with the ability to work closely with cross-functional teams including: design, engineering, program management, business development, marketing, finance and more to deliver simple and useful experiences for our customers.

Key Responsibilities
· Lead product roadmap and strategy for the Fire tablet software platform
· Work closely with senior management and engineering leadership to develop and deliver innovative consumer digital products
· Partner with key stakeholders to define product strategy while supporting metrics required to deliver a best-in-class mobile experience
· Engage with cross-functional teams to bring new digital products to market
· Create buy-in for product vision both internally and externally and evangelize that vision within the organization
· Develop detailed business requirements that can be used to create product specifications and design
· Manage prioritization and trade-offs for customer experience, performance and features
· Manage delivery of current products concurrently with future product planning
· Drive projects, product and feature launches with teams inside and outside of the Amazon



Basic Qualifications

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS· Bachelor’s degree or higher with a technical discipline
· 7+ years of consumer facing software product management experience
· Experience working on Android, iOS, Windows or other mobile software/applications
· Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
· Experience leading cross-functional teams to deliver products and projects on tight deadlines
· Experience coordinating complex product development cycles and software development schedules

Preferred Qualifications

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS· MBA or Master’s degree
· Passion for digital media and the mobile space
· Experience delivering consumer software products and services in a high growth environment
· Strong verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated experience engaging and influencing senior executives
· Strong analytical and quantitative skills with the ability to use data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations and drive actions
· Demonstrated ability to understand and discuss technical concepts, manage tradeoffs and evaluate opportunistic new ideas with internal and external partners


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