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Do you want to work in a role where you are encouraged to build and have the autonomy to push boundaries? Are you looking to create value for hundreds of millions of customers and drive growth in one of the most innovative categories at Amazon?
The Amazon Devices team is seeking a customer-obsessed, analytical, and detail-oriented Senior Program Manager to own a suite of highly strategic initiatives.
If you have a passion for strategy (creating innovative ideas to drive customer acquisition and engagement) have significant experience in successfully managing end-to-end implementation of cross-functional and cross-organizational programs, and have successfully managed and launched strategic initiatives, we want to talk to you!
Key job responsibilities
In this role you will use your program management skills and marketing expertise to help us create, scale, and execute complex cross-functional programs, mechanisms, and processes to drive the Amazon Devices and Prime businesses. This individual will develop strategies and ensure key activities and initiatives within Amazon Devices are properly aligned and executed to achieve a measurable impact on the business. You will use your knowledge and experience to work closely with multiple stakeholders and leaders within the organization and with other teams to deliver scalable projects that drive transformational outcomes.
The successful candidate will have a proven track record of creating strategies in nascent technologies and being a collaborative leader with a passion for driving value for customers. You will be a thoughtful, high-energy, self-starter, with strong business acumen, excellent writing and communication skills, acute analytical skills, and the demonstrated ability to use creative thinking and innovation to solve complex problems. This individual will thrive in a fast-paced, data-driven environment.
A day in the life
A successful candidate will be a builder. The candidate will be highly analytical and be comfortable setting a North Star vision for a new initiative. It’s vital that the candidate possess strong written and verbal communication skills and an ability to influence partner teams.
About the team
This team is fun, driven, and holds an high bar for customer facing experiences. We have a great mix of new to Amazon and tenured leaders, which affords us our role as a highly trusted stakeholder across the company. From crossword puzzles, to team escape rooms, to raising awareness on diverse issues, and having each others back. Across Devices Sales and Marketing, we have something for nearly everyone and a positive and collaborative vibe. We are proud of our work, and we keep the bar and autonomy high. If you like being on the cutting edge, come work with us!
* Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
5+ years of experience delivering cross functional projects
5+ years of experience managing, analyzing and communicating results to senior management
5+ years of experience working cross functionally with tech and non-tech teams
Experience defining program requirements and using data and metrics to determine improvements
Strong analytical and data gathering skills, including the ability to translate large amounts of data into actionable insights
* Demonstrated ability to manage complex and highly visible projects
Strong written and verbal communication skills, and demonstrated experience influencing senior executives
Experience in leading cross-functional teams to develop innovative and strategic ways to improve the business and define what’s next
Exceptional analytical skills, ability to identify and solve ambiguous problems
* High attention to detail and ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously
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