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Senior Technical Program Manager

Senior Technical Program Manager

Job ID 
585812
Location 
US-CA-Sunnyvale
Posted Date 
10/9/2017
Company 
A2Z Development Center, Inc.
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Are you interested in building products? Amazon is seeking a talented technical program manager to drive the development of strategic initiatives.

This is an early stage initiative with a fast-paced, highly collaborative start up like environment inside Amazon. To be successful you need to be flexible and entrepreneurial. You are a true owner - you are passionate about the business and drive relentlessly to optimize and improve the product, remove bottlenecks and friction, and allow the business to move at a fast pace. You collaborate with UX designers, product managers, software developers, and partner teams. You are comfortable with a degree of ambiguity and willing to develop quick prototypes, iterate and improve. You create extensible design and easy to maintain solutions with the long term vision in mind.

An ideal candidate will operate at all levels, diving deep into the details while providing strategic inputs for the product. You communicate effectively with multiple engineering, UX, quality assurance, product management, and marketing teams.

Basic Qualifications

· Bachelor's degree and/or Master's degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline
· 7+ years’ experience in building successful production software systems
· Experience leading cross functional teams to deliver products to market
· Demonstrated experience with agile software development and associated sprint mechanisms
· Understanding of cloud services and API design
· Knowledge of best practices for software construction, planning, and operations

Preferred Qualifications

· Success delivering products/services in a high-growth environment, exhibiting strong ability to identify and solve ambiguous customer-focused problems.
· Experience with mobile application development.
· High attention to detail with proven ability to juggle multiple, competing priorities simultaneously and make things happen in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
· Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to work successfully with teams across the organization, including Engineering, UX, Product Management, Quality Assurance, and Senior Leadership.
· Strong analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions and opinions.


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