Program Manager at Amazon in Seattle, WA

📌 Seattle 🏷️ Other 🕑 2021-07-30
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Sr. Program Manager, Selection Programs

DESCRIPTIONWe are looking for a Sr Program Manager that thrives working in a dynamic, ambiguous, fast-paced environment in which solving challenging problems is the norm. You excel at analyzing quantitative and qualitative information, solving problems, developing processes and improving them. You're detail oriented and you think outside of the box and challenge the status quo. You're willing to roll up your sleeves and do whatever is necessary to meet team goals. As a Sr Program Manager you will have ownership and responsibility to drive key business projects, processes and operational programs. This Program Manager will partner closely with Product Managers, Operations teams, and Engineers to improve customer experiences. You will support a business and own goals and initiatives from end to end. This requires strong leadership skills and interaction with Amazon's cross functional teams to drive the development and enhancement of our products. The ideal candidate will be comfortable in dealing with ambiguity, have strong attention to detail, be motivated by a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment, and will be comfortable thinking big and diving deep. The primary focus of a Senior Program Manager in this role -----is to define new business expansion opportunities with the partnership of key stakeholders and project manage these end to end. This role provides you an opportunity to work with and influence teams within a variety of stakeholder groups including supply chain, product, regulatory, workplace safety, UX and technical spaces. Sr. Program Managers are given responsibility on their first day to own those business challenges and are provided the autonomy to think strategically and make data driven decisions. You will be driving efforts with a significant impact to the customer experience and the business.
A successful candidate will possess strong analytical and business writing skills, as well as the willingness to work and influence multiple teams. The ideal candidate is someone with a demonstrated history of successfully owning and managing large, complex problems and engaging with cross-functional teams, and numerous stakeholders, directly and through influence. The primary responsibilities of this role include:
- Deep dive and analyze key business performance metrics, identify gaps, create plans to mitigate and drive to closure
- Own regular project reviews with leadership and operational teams to audit ongoing project plans and statuses
- Define new goals to measure the success of our program and drive health of the program
- Monitor and respond to customer feedback
- Scope and develop programs and associated roadmaps to deliver insights and drive decision-making
- Comfortably transition between big picture, strategic thinking and tactical, day-to-day planning and execution.
- Create mechanisms to drive improved optimization on existing lane structure as well as create most efficient start up and standard work.
- Ensures critical path timelines are met, resource needs are understood and project prioritization is visible to Senior leadership
- Manage multiple projects and tasks simultaneously and effectively influence, negotiate, and communicate with internal business partners. Facilitate process improvement initiatives among site operations, engineering, and corporate systems groups.
- Partner with a team of Program Managers to develop, execute, and fulfill programs, as well as develop new programs to meet emerging needsBASIC

QUALIFICATIONS


- Bachelor's degree or 5+ years of professional or military experience- 5+ years of experience using Microsoft Excel- 5+ years of experience delivering cross functional projects- 5+ years of experience in program or project management- 5+ years of experience working cross functionally with tech and non-tech teams
- Excellent written and verbal communication to communicate status updates
- Strong organizational skills with demonstrated ability to simultaneously manage multiple high-complexity projects
- Ability to successfully influence stakeholders without formal authority, leading cross functional teams across geographies and business units
- Proven ability to identify, analyze, and solve ambiguous problems, showing a track record of making business decisions using relevant data and insights
- Ability to meet tight deadlines and prioritize workload
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment where continuous innovation is desired.
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QUALIFICATIONS


- MBA or Advanced Degree preferred.
- Project Management certifications/experience
- Advanced knowledge/experience with Microsoft Products (Excel, Outlook and Share.
Point) or related advanced tools.
- Passion and enthusiasm for customer experience, technology, and Amazon's vision
- Experience in building strategic processes at a global level.
- Experience in managing and documenting Business Reviews and Roadmaps. Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.

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