Amazon Corporate LLC Solutions Architect in Seattle, Washington

Solutions Architect Job ID 461251 Location US-WA-Seattle Posted Date 11/11/2016 Company Amazon Corporate LLC Position Category .. Recruiting Team .. Job DescriptionSolutions Architect Amazon strives to be the world's most customer-centric company, where customers can research and purchase anything they might want online or offline. We set big goals and are looking for people who can help us reach and exceed them. Subscribe with Amazon is a new business to create a marketplace for subscriptions. It enables customers to subscribe to any 3rd party subscription service using their Amazon credentials and consolidates all subscription management for both Amazon and 3rd party subscriptions into a single location. Customers benefit from the convenience, trust, and control from purchasing and managing their subscriptions on Amazon while subscription partners benefit from expanded customer reach and increased paid conversion and renewal rate. We are looking for a Solutions Architect for our 3rd Party Subscriptions business at Amazon. This role requires hands-on project management skills, deep technical expertise, and excellent communication skills. Your broad responsibilities will include owning the technical engagement with external partners, the ultimate success around specific implementation projects, developing a deep expertise in subscription technologies as well as a broad know-how around how applications and services are integrated with the subscription platform. The ideal candidate will possess customer facing skills that will allow them to represent Amazon in interaction with partners and drive discussions with senior personnel within the company. They will also have a technical background that enables them to easily interact and give guidance with software developers and architects. They should also have a demonstrated ability to think structurally about business, product, and technical challenges. Roles & Responsibilities: * Serve as a key collaborator with the Business Development team in helping to ensure partner success in building applications and services on the subscription platform. * Scope each partner engagement with attention towards clear and well-defined objectives and success criteria. * Own each engagement and help ensure a timely and successful delivery of value. * Contribute to the continuous enhancements of the platform. Basic Qualifications The right person will be highly technical, analytical and possess several years of API implementation/integration experience 2 to 4 years of experience working within the software development or Internet industries Preferred Qualifications Technical degree preferred Computer Science background highly desired Working knowledge of software development practices and technologies Strong verbal and written communications skills are a must, as well as the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation