Amazon Corporate LLC Principal Product Manager in Seattle, Washington

Principal Product Manager Location: US-WA-Seattle Job ID: 750785 Company: : Amazon.com Services, Inc. Position Category: Project/Program/Product Management--Non-tech Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job DescriptionDo you want to directly impact how Amazon builds customer trust globally with its pricing decisions? We are a single, centralized team that owns the systems and strategies impacting billions of price changes worldwide for the Amazon Retail business. Our challenges are uniquely exciting and impactful. Pricing continues to be one of the key pillars to Amazon's success. Not only do we have to constantly reinvent ourselves to support the growth of the Amazon ecosystem, we have to anticipate changes in the external environment and gear up for the future before it happens on a global scale. We consider earning and maintaining the trust our customers place in the prices on Amazon to be our responsibility and we are looking for a seasoned Product Manager to join us. This specific role is focused on innovating in areas we do not know how to price well in today. We will build large scale, systems that will use reinforcement learning to price millions of items without requiring human input to delight our customers. As part of this effort you will define the multi-year vision for building out Pricing systems and algorithms that work in less than ideal data conditions, in nascent market segments and in places where substitutes are rampant but hard to find. You will work with research scientists, economists, ML practitioners and our engineering team to help drive this vision. Successful candidates will enjoy diving deep into data, have outstanding analytical skills, excellent communication strategies and confident with executive level reviews. You will thrive in a collaborative, creative, analytical, and fast-paced environment and are comfortable interacting with technical software development teams, research teams and economists. You will be able to separate out idealistic from practical and balance both to continue to move forward. You will excel at looking around corners, and anticipating where to build and when to test to fail fast. You must have the experience and capability to prepare documentation for senior executives. This is a highly visible position that will interact at all levels of the businesses we support. As part of this role you will - Define the multi-year vision for the space Build and manage high quality product roadmaps based on your vision and strategy Work backwards to determine what the initial building blocks to achieve that vision will be Work with key business stakeholders, engineering partner teams, Pricing Research, and Central Econ to build out requirements for the different phases Work with our in-house engineering team to build and innovate in the space Manage prioritization and trade-offs for speed to launch, performance, and features Gain support for your strategy and roadmap from stakeholders by writing narratives and influencing peers and senior leadership Creating program goals and related metrics, track progress and manage through obstacles to achieve your objectives If the scale of the space sounds interesting, we would love to talk to you! Basic Qualifications Bachelors in Computer Science, or 3+ years of experience as a Software Development Engineer 10+ years of total experience, of which 5+ is in product management Experience working on broad, complex problem areas, proven ability to be able operate at both the strategic level and in the details An exceptionally well-organized approach to your work. An ability to understand what's important, what's urgent, where dependencies exist, and how to tangibly move projects forward in a large or