B2B market in India is large untapped opportunity. Amazon Distribution is an offering from Amazon to tap into this huge business opportunity and delight the business customers who have not been served well by the existing solutions.
If you like to swim in uncharted territories then this is your opportunity to solve problems that no one has attempted to solve before.
We work like a well-funded, high octane start up driven by the passion to bring the amazon experience to our business customers.
The Amazon Distribution team located in Bangalore is looking for a technology leader to define, organize and lead high value projects.
This is a unique opportunity to be part of a team that will be responsible for building a successful, sustainable and strategic business for Distribution, from the ground up.
A Senior Technical Program Manager position in Amazon Distribution is a role reserved for the few outstanding technical leaders with exceptional accomplishments in program and project management.
If you feel excited by the challenge of setting the course for large company wide initiatives, building and launching customer facing products in international locales and being hands-
on involved in the delivery of these initiatives, this may be the next big career move for you.
Key Responsibilities :
You will have end to end ownership of cross-functional projects, including product definition, roadmap planning, resource planning and project execution.
Along with business initiatives, you will also lead the definition and execution of strategic projects aimed at reducing the total cost and time to market for launch.
You will work closely with business and operations leadership, including executive leadership at Amazon Distribution, to define the product and provide updates on the program.
At the heart of this role is delivery. You will be hands-on in driving the delivery of critical business initiatives, managing all aspects of the project such as project planning, requirements definition, risk management, communication, and implementation planning.
You will be a technical problem solver on the team, identifying innovative solutions to project deadlocks and resolving issues and constraints through consensus and sound judgment.
You will be responsible for making project decisions, achieving tactical goals while retaining a strategic focus.
You will work closely with the development teams and play a leadership role in product architecture and design
A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent combination of technical education and work experience;
10+ years of Software Development experience; 3+ years of experience in leading engineering teams and / or program management.
Technology background, especially in a service-oriented environment with a deep understanding of software development and e-commerce products.
Deep understanding of project and program management with 3-5 yrs of experience in a fast paced environment taking a product through its complete lifecycle using Agile methodologies and delivering highly scalable and robust systems.
Proven track record of leading large cross-functional software projects.
Ability to roll up sleeves and operate as an individual contributor to get the job done; at the same time be able to guide a team toward an objective.
Ability to build strong relationships with stakeholders and key partners for the program
Strong judgment, especially relevant in balancing long term strategic investments with near term business goals.
Able to provide architectural guidance and direction throughout the project lifecycle.
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with developers, business owners, and senior business leaders.
Experience with e-commerce platforms, merchants or logistics
Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline
MBA or experience with product management