Technical Program Manager (m / f / d) in Luxembourg
The Amazon Transportation & Logistics Technology is looking for a passionate technical program manager to lead the building of business intelligence and analytics platforms for Amazon’s worldwide transportation network.
As a Technical Program Manager you will be working in one of the world's largest and most complex data and analytics environments.
Key Responsibilities :
You are responsible for managing technology programs, successfully delivering improvements to a product and / or to meet program goals.
You partner with product managers to deeply understand the business and technical requirements of the solutions being built and drive the right outcomes.
You partner with software development managers and engineering teams to secure resources, scope technical efforts, set project priorities, milestones, and drive delivery of complex / cross-functional projects.
As part of your project and program ownership, you focus on the larger business and technology picture (i.e., customer experience, processes, opportunities, and / or problems to be solved).
You take the time to understand the needs of engineers (who have to build, maintain, and extend features for the life of the system).
You help your customers and the engineering teams make appropriate trade-offs by considering the larger picture (e.g., business goals, user experience, dependency impacts, efficiency, availability, operability).
You determine if success metrics are in place, and if not work to define them.
To meet timelines and minimize disruption to builder teams, you manage the overall schedule, proactively mitigate risks, and keep the scope of engineering efforts under control.
You own program communication.
You accelerate progress by driving crisp and timely decisions, clearing blockers (e.g., Path to green ), escalating appropriately.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
5+ years of relevant work experience in internet-related technical program management in a software applications environment
3+ years experience in a software development or program manager role
Experience designing and delivering software
Ability to multitask and manage multiple projects - work prioritization, planning and task delegation
Proven track record of taking ownership and driving results
Broad commercial awareness developed in a fast-moving environment
Exceptional interpersonal and communication (both written and verbal) skill
Innovative and self-directed
Excellent problem-solving skills
Preferred Qualifications :
Experience with agile or other program management methodologies
Master's degree in Computer Science and / or Business Administration
Prior experience as a software developer or software program manager
Experience with an e-commerce, transportation, or big data company is a plus
Ability to deliver initiatives from conception through completion
Curiosity to dig several layers deep into technical solutions with an eye toward continuous improvement
Experience communicating with technical and non-technical stakeholders across multiple business units
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.
Applications with English CV only please
Are you interested? We are looking forward to receiving your application. Please submit your online application including your CV, covering letter (both written in English) and certificates (school, university), stating your earliest start date and salary expectations separately in the applicant form.
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