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Sr Technical Program Manager, Prime Video Personalization and Discovery

Job ID: 2657081 | Amazon.com Services LLC

DESCRIPTION

Are you interested in recommending the best video content to millions of customers around the world? Join us in our exciting journey to be the world’s best video entertainment hub.

We offer customers great choice in what to watch from popular Prime Original TV shows to live sporting events including the Thursday Night Football, and hundreds of channels all while seeking a delightful customer experience.

Key job responsibilities
As a Senior Technical Program Manager, you will work deeply with science and engineering teams to deliver foundational technologies to help viewers connect with the right content at the right time. You will be responsible for leading initiatives spanning across teams of scientists, software engineers, designing and building innovative machine learning solutions for our customers. You will need to be an excellent leader and bridge across various parts of Science, Engineering, Product, and business.

A day in the life
A typical day might look like as follows:
[9am] Craft a goal update for a key goal that goes up to our VP
[10am] Attend a science/engineering standup and help unblock a key milestone
[11am] Update the experimental roadmap with updates on the 10s of experiments in flight across the org
[12pm] Pickup lunch from a nearby restaurant and eat with an science/enigineering team
[1pm] Work through a launch-blocker with scientists and engineers
[2pm] Talk with Product managers about the requirements for an upcoming project
[3-5pm] Respond to some emails and work through the release strategy for an upcoming project

About the team
We are a team that is passionate about using Machine Learning and experiments to recommend the right content to every customer at the right time. We love experimentation and learning how we can improve the quality of our recommendations. As a TPM, you will work across the team and the broader PV organization to deliver meaningful change.

We move fast, seek impact and don't forget to have fun on the way. Come help shape this important business for Prime Video and change the streaming industry.

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Seattle, WA, USA

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

- 5+ years of technical product or program management experience
- 3+ years of software development experience
- 3+ years of technical program management working directly with software engineering teams experience
- Experience managing programs across cross functional teams, building processes and coordinating release schedules
- Experience building and evaluating system-level technical design
- Experience developing and executing/delivering product and technical roadmaps

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

- 5+ years of project management disciplines including scope, schedule, budget, quality, along with risk and critical path management experience
- Experience defining KPI's/SLA's used to drive multi-million dollar businesses and reporting to senior leadership

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $133,900/year in our lowest geographic market up to $231,400/year in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Amazon is a total compensation company. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. For more information, please visit https://www.aboutamazon.com/workplace/employee-benefits. This position will remain posted until filled. Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.