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Senior Product Manager - Technical - New Initiative

Senior Product Manager - Technical - New Initiative

Job ID 
589149
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Posted Date 
11/16/2017

Job Description

How would you like to have the opportunity to be part of a new AWS service that will have impact across every internet facing product in our platform? We are looking for an exceptional product manager to be part of a world class team and own the development of a brand new service.

You should be somebody who is passionate about customers, and running a highly available distributed platform on the Internet. You must enjoy a close-knit team environment of shared responsibility. The ideal candidate will have strong technical background in have deep experience defining new technical products from ambiguous requirements.

As part of this team you will:
• Green-field opportunity to create a globally distributed AWS service
• Own defining, scoping and launching a highly impactful new service
• Be in charge of product, from marketing to long term vision definition
• Learn what it takes to grow and operate a global business at our scale

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 highly collaborative, creative, analytical, and fast-paced environment and are comfortable interacting with highly technical finance, software and networking development teams. You must have the experience and capability to prepare documentation for senior executives and align your roadmap with Amazon’s strategic objectives. This is a highly visible position that will interact at all levels of the AWS business.

Basic Qualifications

  • 8+ years of product management experience, preferably with internet business experience
  • Bachelor's degree in technology or technology management related field
  • Proven success in delivering technology products/services in a high growth environment
  • Demonstrated experience as a strong leader who can prioritize well, communicate clearly and effectively influence across cross functional teams

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of management experience
  • MBA or Master's degree in technology related field (Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics)
  • Proficient with web services, online technologies and networking
  • Entrepreneurial spirit, with track record for delivering results in fast-moving and demanding environments
  • History of developing business strategy in conjunction with senior leadership
  • Curiosity to dig several layers deep into metrics, to understand key drivers and whether they are the correct or best metrics to measure/manage a business or process