Amazon Corporate LLC Technical Program Manager in Seattle, Washington

Technical Program Manager Location: US-WA-Seattle Job ID: 713786 Company: : Amazon Web Services, Inc. Position Category: Project/Program/Product Management--Technical Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job DescriptionFor more than 10 years, Amazon Web Services ("AWS") has been the world's most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform. AWS offers over 100 fully featured services to millions of active customers around the world-including the fastest-growing startups, largest enterprises, and leading government agencies-to power their infrastructure. Global Business Operations (GBO) is a diverse team that supports infrastructure and other foundational initiatives that span and support Sales, Marketing and Support teams within AWS. AWS Global Business Operations (GBO) team is looking for an experienced Technical Program Manager (TPM) to play a key role in building their industry leading Customer Information Analytics Platform. In addition to requiring a high level of technical expertise, this role is about understanding the needs of the business, the data behind it, and how to transform this information into technical solutions that allow the business to make swift, informed decisions. Ideal candidates will have expertise with all phases of the software development life cycle in building applications that scale over time while balancing accuracy, flexibility, and speed. To be a successful candidate you need to be motivated by putting your customers first; you don't rest until the customer is happy. You need a strong technical background, are detail driven, and have excellent problem solving skills. You are self-motivated, a constant learner, and always curious about how things work. You are constantly trying to improve processes, solutions, and yourself. You learn from your mistakes, and you love working with really smart people. You need a solid understanding of project management fundamentals. You are comfortable briefing senior leadership, even when you have bad news; you can communicate effectively with business and technical teams both verbally and in writing. Key Responsibilities: * Lead delivery of large, cross-functional, customer impacting initiatives. * Anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make tradeoffs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints. * Make the best technical decisions and ensure the appropriate software engineering practices are employed to deliver high quality results. * Identify, assess, track and mitigate issues and risks at multiple levels. * Create, maintain and disseminate project information to stakeholders. * Drive effective teamwork, communication, collaboration and commitment across multiple disparate groups with competing priorities. Basic Qualifications- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics or related discipline - 4+ years of relevant software engineering or system design experience - 4+ years of experience leading software development projects with aggressive schedules - 4+ years of experience leading large cross-functional projects with large groups of technical and business stakeholders - Demonstrated experience in delivering software projects using Agile/Scrum methodologies and proven leadership skills - Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs and application strategy - Excellent communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills, and an ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams - For us, GBO culture fit is non-negotiable - you will ha