Amazon Video is changing the way millions of customers interact with video content. The Amazon Video team delivers high-quality video to Amazon customers through subscriptions (Amazon Prime) as well as purchases and rentals. Amazon believes so deeply in the mission of streaming Video that we've launched our own studio to create original and exclusive content. Every day we face the challenges of a fast paced market and expanding technology set. As a member of the Amazon Video team, you will spend your time as a hands-on engineer and a technical leader. You will play a key role in building software products and features from the ground up. You will use a wide range of technologies, programming languages and systems. Your responsibilities will include all aspects of software development. You will have the freedom and encouragement to explore your own ideas and the reward of seeing your contributions benefit millions of Amazon.com customers worldwide.
Do you enjoy playing with the coolest mobile phones and tablets? Are you passionate about innovating and building mobile applications that can delight millions of customers? Do you want to own and lead challenging programs?
If you answered yes to all these questions, we’d love to have you on the Amazon Video engineering team.
The Amazon Video Mobile an Amazon Devices team is seeking a Senior Technical Program Manager to lead high-impact programs to enable millions of users to enjoy movies and TV shows on mobile and Amazon digital devices. The Senior Technical Program Manager will be responsible for owning and delivering Amazon Video on one or more mobile and Amazon devices. This role will also require interaction and integration with the Amazon Video cloud services. The Senior TPM role requires excellent leadership skills, strategic thinking, strong technical expertise, ability to partner effectively across of teams within and outside of Amazon, and ability to manage high impact projects.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field 3-4+ years of Technical Program Management experience in a related industry, including hands-on management of large, cross-functional software efforts Experience managing efforts in distributed systems and/or developing large scale web applications Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical individuals Strong bias for action and "get it done" attitude Experience identifying, hiring and developing top talent
A Masters in computer science or related technical discipline Experience with mobile client development