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Principal Technical Program Manager – EC2 Operations

Amazon.com
Herndon, VA 20170
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We are looking for an experienced Technical Project Manager to coordinate the work done by the team responsible for operating and scaling Amazon Web Services (AWS) compute products to our US Intelligence Community customers. This position will be highly customer centric, working directly with AWS service teams to plan and deploy new features and updated functionality to this customer set. You will lead the work to identify and execute on projects directly related to this fast-growing segment of the AWS business..

Ideal candidates have thrived and succeeded in delivering high quality technology products and services in a hyper-growth environment where priorities shift fast. You must be a strong leader who can prioritize well and communicate clearly and compellingly. You must understand how to drive a high level of focus and excellence within a strong team. You will be responsible for coordinating projects delivered by an international team of software development, network, and security engineering teams. You will coordinate work to design, develop, and deliver tools and compute products and improve the life of our operators across the offering.

Responsibilities include strategic planning, executive and customer communication, engaging in and managing escalations, and project management for software and other deliverables within and across teams. The Amazon Web Services business requires creative engineering balanced with a strong quality and customer focus. You should have a proven ability to design and deliver infrastructure and processes to ensure robustness of a technical service in the face of failure around it.

This position requires that the candidate selected be a U.S. citizen and obtain and maintain an active TS/SCI security clearance with polygraph. A successful clearance crossover to AWS is required prior to a Day 1 start. In compliance with the U.S. government requirement that employees of its contractors, and employees who work on or in connection with U.S government contracts must receive the COVID-19 vaccine, this position may require that the candidate selected be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. A person is considered fully vaccinated by completing the full regimen of the COVID-19 vaccine (two doses for Pfizer or Moderna and one dose for Johnson & Johnson)

Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have ten employee-led affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and we host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon€™s culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 14 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.

Our team also puts a high value on work-life balance. Striking a healthy balance between your personal and professional life is crucial to your happiness and success here, which is why we aren€™t focused on how many hours you spend at work or online. Instead, we€™re happy to offer a flexible schedule so you can have a more productive and well-balanced life€”both in and outside of work.



BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years of Technical Program Management experience in a related industry

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Knowledge of networking protocols such as HTTP, DNS, UDP, TCP, etc.
  • Communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical individuals.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Track record for being detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow-through on projects
  • Handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Deep Understanding of software development in a team, and a track record of shipping software on time
  • Experience managing efforts in Unix/Linux environments, distributed systems and/or developing large scale web applications
  • Working knowledge of current web technologies
  • Experience in at least one of the following disciplines: network, security, or software engineering
  • Meets/exceeds Amazon€™s leadership principles requirements for this role
  • Meets/exceeds Amazon€™s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role


Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have ten employee-led affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and we host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon€™s culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 14 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.

We are dedicated to supporting our new team members. Our team has a broad mix of experience levels and Amazon tenures, and we€™re building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship.

Our team also puts a high value on work-life balance. Striking a healthy balance between your personal and professional life is crucial to your happiness and success here, which is why we aren€™t focused on how many hours you spend at work or online. Instead, we€™re happy to offer a flexible schedule so you can have a more productive and well-balanced life€”both in and outside of work.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.

For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Posted: 2021-04-14 Expires: 2022-10-13

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