Amazon Corporate LLC AWS Educate Technical Program Manager, Higher Education in Seattle, Washington

AWS Educate Technical Program Manager, Higher Education Location: US Job ID: 750468 Company: : Amazon Web Services, Inc. Position Category: Project/Program/Product Management--Technical Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job DescriptionDo you want to help students prepare for the cloud-enabled workforce of tomorrow? AWS Educate is looking for an innovative, driven, talented Technical Program Manager with experience developing and managing the implementation of scalable and impactful learning experiences that drive adoption of Amazon Web Services' tools and services in the classroom for our growing learning community. AWS Educate is part of Amazon Web Services Public Sector group and is focused on enabling students and educators for cloud computing careers. Launched in 2015, AWS Educate is focused on building bold initiatives to accelerate the integration and application of Cloud content and tools into classrooms around the globe. AWS Educate members include universities, community colleges, and high schools - and the educators and students from these institutions. This Higher Education Technical Program Manager will specialize in helping academic institutions build credit-bearing programs in cloud computing. To do this, you will need to be a strong owner, working closely our core customer set for the product: post-secondary students, faculty and leaders, MOOC providers, online content providers, employers, and across internal teams like marketing, product, and research to help define the program, and execute against it. You will work with education leaders and faculty to build a scalable program, driving collaboration with internal and external stakeholders to support curriculum and program design, professional development, and engagement with employers. You will also provide technical guidance to our content and product teams to help inform the development and integration of hands-on learning activities for AWS Educate students and faculty. This role requires a leader who can be inventive and fearless while balancing operational excellence and program success. Ownership will include deep engagement with core customer segments - in particular education leaders and faculty - as well as with internal and external design teams to ensure that AWS Educate programming aligns with the latest requirements from industry. The Higher Education Technical Program Manager will have an opportunity to impact the way Amazon Web Services engages with the post-secondary community by experimenting with applied models and programming in cloud computing. This individual should have a strong technical background to help inform the development of curricula, professional development, and educator and student customer experiences. The successful program manager can innovate, move quickly, and not be constrained by how things have been done before. He/she will organize and facilitate outcome-based work sessions with external stakeholders (e.g. faculty, administrators, employers) and internal teams to define cloud computing learning requirements that align with global and local workforce needs to inform curriculum frameworks, professional development, and student learning experiences. Some of the key job functions: Build and manage relationships with a variety of education leadership, including faculty, administrators, and industry leaders; understand patterns in knowledge gaps, and provide technical thought leadership for proposed programs and curriculum. Support global program implementation by crafting scalable professional development for education leaders and faculty; deliver technical professional development directly, as needed. Identify learning objectives, performance outcomes, and evaluative strategies to deliver content including consult