The right candidate will possess a strong technical program management background, will have demonstrated experience leading medium to large projects and will have a deep technical background in current web technologies.
Ads Technical Program Managers are a group of passionate individuals who go deep on learning their teams systems and then leverage this technical knowledge to influence and drive cross-team projects and roadmaps.
The TPM role requires excellent leadership skills, strong technical expertise and hands-on project management skills. The right candidate will be adept at writing technical specifications, owning program schedules from design to release and partnering effectively with other tech teams within and outside of Amazon.
In this role, the selected candidate will build consensus, secure commitments, and negotiate positive outcomes on engineering process, team alignment, and delivery across the company's fluid business structure.
In this role, you will collaborate with technical stakeholders, development, test teams, and internal technical teams to design technical solutions and provide detailed specifications that satisfy scalability, reliability, and performance goals.
In this role, the selected candidate will lead cross-functional teams composed of business users, IT staff, trainers, and informatics in system implementation project lifecycle for technical IT solutions.
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to additionally drive execution of highly visible projects having a direct impact to our business and industry. This includes working directly with product, infrastructure and technical teams across the business, as well as critical external stakeholders. This individual must balance strategic thinking with tactical, detailed execution, while working through ambiguous problems, identifying and defining micro and macro level challenges and supporting the organization through these changes.
In this position, you will have experience defining products, extensive experience in leading diverse, cross functional teams, and will meet a high technical bar. You will need to be a strong leader, able to communicate clearly and compelling at all levels of the company.
As a Technical Program Manager, you will play a key role within infrastructure engineering, driving huge projects that span the organization. Our team is comprised of varying levels of experience and backgrounds, from new grads to industry veterans.
In this role you will work with a focused team of engineers building out new products and features on Alexa. You will have an enormous opportunity to impact the customer experience, design, architecture, and implementation of a cutting edge product that will be used every day by people you know.