Computers & Software, Information Technology, Other
4 Year Degree
We are looking for a highly skilled, customer-focused Program Manager with skills that span research science, software engineering, product management and sheer vision. The right candidate will have a proven record of full-cycle project management, from conception and design through implementation, measurement and continuous improvement. Responsibilities will include: · Executing Alexa Data Science initiatives - define project plans, assemble and project resources, executive dashboards manage implementation activities, and develop all processes associated with program roll-out and ongoing support for the research science, software engineering, product management teams. · Identifying new opportunities - partnering with the research science, software engineering, product management teams worldwide to assess and prioritize program needs based on rapidly changing business requirements, develop business cases for new initiatives and obtain project approvals. · Scaling existing programs — successfully manage all aspects of program implementation working in partnership with the research science, software engineering, and product management teams worldwide.
· Bachelor's degree in a related field · 3-7+ years of relevant work experience in large-scale, complex project/program management. · 3+ years experience leading cross-functional projects/programs
Experience speaking, writing, and presenting to various teams and Preferred Qualifications: · Experience using data and analytics to make informed decisions and "measure what you manage." · Experience speaking, writing, and presenting to various teams and leaders · Ability to quickly adapt to changing priorities and generate innovative solutions in an extremely fast-paced environment. · Demonstrated Bias for Action, and passion to get the right stuff done! · Master’s degree or MBA preferred. · SQL and Excel skills · Familiarity with the Alexa and related Amazon products · Prior experience in a customer-facing environment
Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation
Love working with data? We have the team for you! The Alexa Data Services (ADS) organization provides data creation, curation, and analytics services to help develop, test, and train the Alexa AI. We work closely with internal customers like Machine Learning Science modeling teams, providing the critical data they need to improve Alexa’s Automatic Speech Recognition and Natural Language Understanding models and domain features.
Alexa is always getting smarter. Join the team that trains her.