Amazon Corporate LLC Principal Product Manager in Seattle, Washington

Principal Product Manager Job ID 456055 Location US-WA-Seattle Posted Date 11/28/2016 Company Amazon Corporate LLC Position Category Operations, IT, & Support Engineering Recruiting Team .. Job DescriptionAmazon is the global leader in online fulfillment. We are obsessive about our customers and constantly invent better ways to deliver the world's largest selection faster than before. This requires leaders who think big and consistently delivery great results on behalf of our customers. We're looking for an accomplished product development leader with experience building highly technical solutions in the field of automation, robotics, fulfillment, and supply chain. The primary role of the Principal Program Manager for Technical Products is to own product development strategy for a collection of related technologies and lead a cross-functional team of hardware and software engineers to design and deliver these solutions. This role will require hands on experience managing technical teams and will be directly involved with setting product strategy and filling gaps where needed. To succeed, this person needs to have the ability to think big, deliver results, and have a technical acumen and a passion for technology. Specific responsibilities include the following: * Leading the Product Strategy for a collection of Advanced Technology fulfillment systems * Manage cross-functional teams of technical product managers (PM-T) and engineers including road map planning, execution, delivery, and ongoing innovation. * Launching the vision, product strategy and roadmap for our products and working with key stakeholders in the company to deliver on that vision. * Driving business results by consistently delivering impactful business solutions on time with high quality * Establishing goals and reviewing metrics to identify opportunities and deliver success * Research and identify new opportunities for technologies to innovate on behalf of our customers Basic QualificationsThe ideal candidate will be passionate about the large opportunity that the cloud (AWS) represents, with a track record of success in delivering products and services for the IT industry. He or she is a strong leader who can prioritize well, communicate clearly and compellingly and who understands how to drive a high level of focus and excellence with a strong, talented, opinionated team. * Bachelor's degree required, and a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) preferred and/or strong, relevant experience. * Strong track record of shaping business strategy for technical products or services * Experience in setting product definitions and roadmaps * Strong understanding of product design and process design concepts and best practices such as Design for Six Sigma * 8+ years of product development experience * Experience leading cross-functional teams to deliver products and projects on tight deadlines * Experience coordinating complex product development cycles and software development schedules * Experience leading and growing product management teams * Advanced writing ability Preferred Qualifications* MBA or Master's Degree in Product Development or Engineering field * 5+ years leading product development teams. * Ability to effectively manage relationships at senior levels (SVP, EVP, C-level) Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation