Amazon Web Services Senior Product Manager- Technical in Sunnyvale, California
Alexa is a cloud-based voice service that powers Amazon Echo family of devices to enable interactions with technology using just your voice. The Alexa Information group is responsible for answering all information-related questions for customers as well as building delightful customer experiences around them. We cover a wide variety of verticals such as reference, weather, sports, traffic, local search, etc. and are continually growing into new verticals as well as starting new initiatives within existing ones.
As a Senior Product Manager, you will participate in developing the strategy and vision for the group, and you will develop and look after product roadmaps and features based on team strategy and vision. This role is inherently cross-functional -- you will work closely with engineering, design, operations, finance and executive teams to bring features to market and develop and grow business opportunities for Amazon. A successful candidate will be highly analytical, able to work extremely effectively in a matrix organization, and adept at synthesizing a variety of technologies and capabilities into high quality, simple products and applications that customers love.
Lead the development of the consumer-focused product strategy and vision supported by internal and external analysis
Define creative, high quality, simple product roadmaps based on team strategy and vision
Develop detailed, crisp business requirements and user stories that can be used to create product specifications and architecture for each product and application
Manage prioritization and trade-offs among customer experience, performance and operational support load
Create buy-in for the product vision both internally and with key external partners
Work closely with engineering teams and program management to deliver products to market
Drive product launches including working with public relations team, executives, and other product management team members
Proactively identify and resolve strategic issues that may impair the team’s ability to meet strategic, financial, and technical goals
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation
Bachelor’s degree or higher with a technical discipline
10+ years of professional experience with 5+ years of consumer facing software product management experience
Experience leading cross-functional teams to deliver products and projects on tight deadlines
Experience coordinating complex product development cycles and software development schedule
Experience with mobile technology, web services and back-end application infrastructure
MBA or Master’s degree
Passion for creating innovative solutions for consumers
Experience delivering solutions enabling customers to discover, install, and manage mobile apps and/or services
Experience delivering consumer software products and services in a high growth environment
Strong verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated experience engaging and influencing senior executives
Strong analytical and quantitative skills with the ability to use data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations and drive actions
Demonstrated ability to understand and discuss technical concepts, manage tradeoffs and evaluate opportunistic new ideas with internal and external partners
High attention to detail including precise and effective customer communications and proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously.
Ability to think strategically and execute methodically
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment where continuous innovation is desired.
Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
History of teamwork and willingness to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job done
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CompanyAmazon.com Services, Inc.
Position CategoryProject/Program/Product Management--Technical
Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name)United States