The team is responsible for building Consumer experiences for the Appstore in Fire OS and Android OS. The team uses architectural and design principles to develop software platforms that handle the scale and latency constraints.
It has also developed excellent expertise in Android internals and is building innovative mobile experience, automation technologies, which help providing superb consumer experience.
Joining our team will give you endless opportunities to use your passion, ingenuity, experience, and pragmatism to build a world-
class Appstore experience for tablets such as the Kindle Fire and Android-based smartphones.
Come join us, in building one of the most disruptive digital businesses, at the earth's most customer centric company!
Key Responsibilities :
Program management of large scale complex initiatives through the entire development life cycle; planning, execution, status reporting and coordination against project plans and delivery commitments
Provide leadership and support for multiple engineering teams operating to reach compliance. Engage the engineering teams and TPMs of various organizations to ensure that their iterations on design and development enable compliance by needed deadlines.
Assist in the execution through multiple iterations of product enhancements and delivery.
Work closely with platform business engineering teams to ensure compliance and business needs are met without compromising long term platform health and evolution
Facilitate roadmap development across the multiple engineering teams and help shape the overall vision for automated compliance to evolving tax and accounting rules and laws.
Facilitate launch planning across multiple teams to bring the project end points along multiple work streams into a single timeline to meet compliance readiness dates
Coordinate with the Quality Assurance teams to ensure that end-to-end verification and validation complete at the right time and in the correct environments to demonstrate readiness to compliance and business needs
Coordinate with PMs from non-tech work streams to ensure that technical and non-technical plans and initiatives are coordinated and achieve the combined goals of compliance and business needs without impacting the performance of the business teams and Vendors in the execution of their duties
As a Sr. TPM you will be responsible for end to end delivery of Appstore consumer experience programs. You will work with 15-
20 business and core technical teams to understand specific business needs, assist in the technical design of processes and technical solutions, innovate new features, and then work with engineering teams to deliver them on schedule.
As part of program management, you will also assess risk, develop risk mitigation plans, anticipate and resolve bottlenecks, manage issue escalation, and make tradeoffs balancing the business needs versus technical concerns and compliance requirements.
A successful candidate will have an established track record in customer facing, cross-functional program initiatives, have broad and deep technical knowledge, have demonstrated problem solving skills, excellent schedule / delivery management skills, great communication skills, and a motivation to achieve results in a fast paced collaborative environment.
Additionally, a successful candidate will have the ability to quickly earn trust with the teams they engage with, foster a positive program environment, and come to each discussion, deliverable, and issue with a can do attitude.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline
Seasoned project manager with 5+ years of experience managing complex technology projects with aggressive schedules and scarce resources.
Solid experience and track record of successful system implementations utilizing multiple project management methodologies, tools and techniques.
Strong familiarity with agile methodologies.
Strong track record of successful project delivery for large cross functional projects.
Proven analytical thinking, skills in metrics creation and project management, attention to details, and exceptional organizational skills
Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
Experience developing Internet products and technologies.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Quantitative analytical abilities.
Proven problem solving skills.
Strong organizational skills.
Excellent broad technical skills and knowledge of Service Oriented Architectures, Big Data or Machine Learning
Master Degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Mobile App Product Development experience