Senior Product Manager - Technical - Amazon India Search Results Quality in Seattle, Washington

The India Consumer Business (ICB) Technology team builds products and services that solve unique customer needs in Amazon’s fastest growing country.

This role reports to the leader for the India Search organization and will own product management for the quality of search results across query understanding, results ranking, spell correction, and new input means.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the development of the consumer-focused product strategy and vision supported by internal and external analysis

  • Define creative, high quality, simple product roadmaps based on team strategy and vision

  • Develop detailed, crisp business requirements and user stories that can be used to create product specifications and architecture for each product and application

  • Manage prioritization and trade-offs among customer experience, performance and operational support load

  • Create buy-in for the product vision both internally and with key external partners

  • Work closely with local and remote engineering teams and platform program management to deliver higher quality, more relevant results to our customers.

  • Drive product launches including working with public relations team, executives, and other product management team members

  • Proactively identify and resolve strategic issues that may impair the team’s ability to meet strategic, financial, and technical goals

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher with a technical discipline

  • 10+ years of professional experience with 5+ years of consumer facing software product management experience

  • Experience working on Android, iOS, Windows or other mobile software/applications

  • Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

  • Experience leading cross-functional teams to deliver products and projects on tight deadlines

  • Experience coordinating complex product development cycles and software development schedules

  • Broad technical breadth and depth including familiarity with mobile technology, web services and back-end application infrastructure

  • Experience working with quantitative analysis or data science infrastructure with the ability to use data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations and drive actions.

  • Excellent oral and written communication especially in data driven environments.

  • Demonstrated track record of influencing teams outside your organizational structure.

  • MBA or Master’s degree

  • Passion for creating innovative solutions for consumers in households

  • Experience delivering solutions enabling customers to discover, install, and manage mobile apps and/or services.

  • Experience delivering consumer software products and services in a high growth environment

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated experience engaging and influencing senior executives

  • Demonstrated ability to understand and discuss technical concepts, manage tradeoffs and evaluate opportunistic new ideas with internal and external partners

  • High attention to detail including precise and effective customer communications and proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously.

  • Ability to think strategically and execute methodically.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment where continuous innovation is desired.

  • History of teamwork and willingness to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job done.

AMZR Req ID: 465654