International expansion is a key customer growth driver at Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace. AWS Marketplace is revolutionizing discovery, procurement, and fulfillment of digital software and services.
This enables customers to innovate faster, by simplifying and accelerating historically slow processes. We are making it easy to rapidly move customer workloads into AWS and modernize applications.
Our goal is be the best online platform for global Sellers to list their digital products and services, and for global Buyers to discover and procure them.
We strive to innovate amazing new ways to help our customers successfully transition to the cloud. We are builders creating large-scale, distributed applications, systems, and services.
We are working with sellers, buyers and internal AWS and Amazon stakeholders to achieve our goal at the AWS Marketplace offices in London / Luxemburg.
We need exceptional program managers that are passionate about exceeding customer expectations and managing the lifecycle of multiple cross-functional programs.
We are looking for program managers that are energized by rapid innovation, customer challenges, and opportunities to deliver ground-breaking functionality.
If that’s you, join our team!
What does it take to be a Senior Program Manager at AWS?
As a Senior Program Manager in this office, you will play a key leadership role on our team working across our organization to manage large cross-functional programs with considerable customer impact.
You will drive security, compliance, launch, and integration programs and focus on program prioritization, scheduling, simplification, and cross-team coordination to accelerate innovation and speed delivery to customers.
You will actively participate in mentorship of others by promoting improved engineering efficiency and teaching best practices.
What kind of fun will you have?
Be the key driver of cross-team programs to cohesively tie requirements from different stakeholders to program goals.
Simplify integrations and speed delivery to customers
Perfect creating predictable process paths for complex efforts and streamlining excess process.
Continuously advance the efficiency and simplification of our team’s security, compliance, and launch efforts.
Create schedules, identify and communicate risks to stakeholders, define risk mitigation strategies, and drive program delivery.
Bachelor's degree and / or Master's degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
5+ years of experience managing large, cross-functional projects
Extensive experience defining programs and implementing them across a team focused on delivering projects that meet rapidly evolving business needs
Must be able to think and act both strategically and tactically
Sound business judgment, proven ability to influence others, and strong analytical thinking skills are critical to success in this position
Comfort interacting with a broad set of business stakeholders and leading meetings both over the phone and in person
Committed work ethic, positive attitude, and willingness to roll up sleeves and take ownership of multiple tasks to achieve goals.
Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to present in a clear and concise manner to all levels within the enterprise
Ability to think clearly, analyze quantitatively, problem-solve, scope business requirements manage risks appropriately and effectively.
Ability to manage multiple projects / programs
Results oriented person with a proven track record of on-time project / program delivery for large, cross-functional projects with global stakeholders
Experience working and contributing to project playbooks, building schedules, managing issues / risks, establishing communication plans and stakeholder management
Proven experience working in a matrix organization where most team members do not report directly to the PMO
Self-starter capable to taking initiative and working with minimal direction
Courageous and willing to stand up for their ideas within appropriate guidelines
Experience working on projects across multiple geographies