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Senior Technical Program Manager

Senior Technical Program Manager

Job ID 
582744
Location 
US-CA-Sunnyvale
Posted Date 
10/9/2017

Job Description

Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV and Amazon Echo.

What will you help us create?
The Role:
As a Senior Technical Program Manager, you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive and design innovative consumer products. In this role, you will:
* Work with key stakeholders in product management and executive teams to define strategy and requirements
* Lead cross functional development on new technology from design through delivery
* Work with remote teams to deliver supporting software and services in sync with launch timelines
* Communicate regularly with senior management on status, risks and change control



Basic Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree with a technical discipline or equivalent experience
* 7+ years of relevant work experience in technical program/project management in a consumer electronics environment
* 7+ years of experience defining projects, collecting requirements, writing detailed functional and test specifications, coordinating efforts to scope, schedule, and deploy new features sets
* 5+ years of experience analyzing cost/benefit of feature selection

Preferred Qualifications

* Master's degree or advanced technical degree
* Creative leader with superior analytical abilities
* Product development (including C++, Java, messaging protocols, and Web Services), and service-oriented architecture experience
* Knowledge of hardware development process and life cycle

Lab126 is part of the Amazon.com, Inc. group of companies and is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.