Amazon Web Services (AWS) is seeking a world-class technical program manager (TPM) to manage multiple programs / projects for AWS EC2. This is a new, challenging, and highly visible position.
Technical Program Managers in EC2 handle much of the heavy lifting of making sure that large scale projects in Amazon are run efficiently and effectively. You will be responsible for identifying the stakeholders, driving to set roadmaps and strategies for the program, driving delivery, reporting status, and holding the bar on product quality. TPMs handle complex inter-team dependencies and bridge the gaps in technical management. You will need to work with many different domain people include finance, engineers, engineering managers, Dev support and etc and many different teams to drive high profile projects and establish service levels and contracts been service teams. Successful candidates will have a strong technical background, be detail driven and have excellent problem solving abilities. You will have a deep understanding of product design and implementation details and will successfully represent the technical team to senior leadership and customers. Your technical expertise and operational excellence will influence the team’s decisions and drive secure and robust solutions which have great customer experience.
6+ years of Technical Program Management experience in a related industry
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
Exceptional written and verbal communication, and comfortable presenting in large groups and handling high-pressure communication with senior management
Experience with managing large cross-functional projects
Significant technical depth and feel right at home using the resources of AWS as a developer or systems engineer
Thorough understanding of software development lifecycle from conception to delivery
A proven track record for being detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow-through on projects
Able to collect, analyze and present data sets support project goals and initiatives
Direct experience implementing AWS services
Architect or technical management background is a plus