At Amazon, we are guided by four principles : customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-
term thinking. We are looking for exceptional people to join the Finance Technology team.
Are you looking to work in a cross-functional environment, interfacing with accounting, tax, public policy and legal to define reporting needs, technical strategy, requirements and timelines?
Have you led a broad range of technical development teams through design, delivery and support? Are you comfortable interacting directly with senior managers to advise on technical options and frequently communicate on progress, risks and change control?
If you excel in delivering high-impact technology projects by working across a broad range of culturally diverse and geographically dispersed teams this is the role for you.
Amazon Finance Technology (FinTech) supports our worldwide statutory compliance teams by providing cutting-edge technology solutions that assure accurate and on-
time regulatory reporting for all jurisdictions Amazon operates in. We are seeking innovative technologists that thrive in a greenfield environment and have a passion for diving deep on requirements, working closely with our business customers to identify the best technical solution and building scalable, high-
quality and high-performance software platforms.
The role is based in Luxembourg, the country that hosts Amazon headquarters in Europe. It is a diverse and multicultural country located in the heart of Europe, bordered by France, Belgium and Germany, with a total population of around half a million.
Luxembourg has Luxembourgish, French and German as national languages, with English spoken by the many expatriates and most locals.
Luxembourg is known for banking, steel and a number of EU institutions plus an increasing number of technology-centric organizations.
Luxembourg boasts a rich cultural scene and a high standard of living. http : / / www.promoteluxembourg.com
Candidates should be a creative, demonstrated leader / manager with superior analytical abilities across a broad product base.
Given the global nature of Amazon’s business she / he is very comfortable to work with remote and virtual teams from diverse cultural backgrounds and has excellent technical, problem-
solving, and communication skills. Candidates in this role have extensive experience with converting customer input into detailed functional and test specifications.
They negotiate resources to create product build / delivery plans and execute projects independently. Using their knowledge of regulatory environments, ERP and accounting systems, service-
oriented technical models, product development, build processes, project management and release models they stay close to their business customers and thrive in a rapidly advancing, changing, delivery-focused environments.
Successful applicants will have 5 or more years of relevant work experience as technical program managers in a finance applications environment, project management and executive presentation skills are essential.
An undergraduate degree in software-program management, computer science, or equivalent experience is required.
Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success.
We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills, and embrace non-traditional paths to achieve the required competences.
We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.
We don't expect any individual to be able to do everything, we work as a team with each member bringing their unique skills to the mix and strengthening the whole.
We dedicate time and effort to training our people to help them succeed in their role and grow their career.
tax, accounting / audit and statistical reporting