Technical Program Manager

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  • United States, Redmond, WA View on Map
  • Post Date : October 22, 2020
  • Apply Before : November 21, 2020
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Facebook’s mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we’re building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we’re creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities – we’re just getting started.

Facebook’s AR/VR division is developing future products in augmented reality and virtual reality with breakthrough work in conversational AI, computer vision, advanced optics, eye tracking, machine learning & reasoning and mixed reality that will enable groundbreaking experiences for consumers and businesses.In this role with the Assistant team within AR/VR, you’ll lead planning of execution and integration of Assistant deliverables with AR/VR solutions. You will need a blend of technical understanding and management to collaborate cross-functionally across software, hardware, and business units to ensure success.

  • Lead cross-functionally to define schedule, requirements, resource plans, integration plans, prioritize initiatives, and proactively identify/address potential setbacks.
  • Work with software engineering to deliver SW solutions/features in a fast-paced environment.
  • Maintain the team’s focus on strategy and goal-oriented results when tackling complex problems.
  • Communicate program status, risks and mitigation plans to AR/VR solutions and executives.
  • Ensure project documents are complete, current and available for review by all parts of the organization.

  • B.S. in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or equivalent experience.
  • 7+ years of software engineering, systems engineering, hardware engineering, or technical product/program management experience.
  • Experience delivering tech programs or products from inception to delivery.
  • Knowledge of user needs, gathering requirements, and defining scope.
  • Experience operating autonomously across multiple teams, demonstrated critical thinking, and thought leadership.
  • Communication experience and experience working with technical management teams to develop systems, solutions, and products.
  • Organizational, coordination and multi-tasking experience.
  • Analytical and problem-solving experience with large-scale systems.
  • Experience establishing work relationships across multi-disciplinary teams and multiple partners in different time zones.

  • Experience developing multiple products, multiple customers, and multiple vendors concurrently.
  • Experience in coordinating and delivering multiple features into larger software products and services.
  • 3+ years of experience in delivering software solutions for any one of the following Assistant, ML, AI.
  • 1+ years experience as a people manager who has built and maintained a strong team across highly technical disciplines.
  • Entrepreneurial background or start-up experience.

Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at [email protected]

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Technical Program Manager

Local Jobs Amazon.com Services LLC
  • United States, Seattle, WA View on Map
  • Post Date : October 16, 2020
  • Apply Before : November 15, 2020
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  • 7+ years of experience working directly with engineering teams
  • Experience managing projects across cross functional teams, building sustainable processes and coordinating release schedules
  • 5+ years of technical program management experience
  • 7+ years of relevant engineering experience
  • Experience managing projects across cross functional teams, building sustainable processes and coordinating release schedules
  • 5+ years of technical program management experience

Amazon’s Consumer Organization is the standard-bearer for Jeff’s original vision: to become Earth’s most customer-centric company. We are the people behind Amazon’s eCommerce business. We own the technology and customer experience for what people know as Amazon.com.

Amazon’s Consumer organization is seeking a Technical Program Manager (TPM) to join our team. As a TPM, you will be responsible for scoping and delivering large projects end-to-end. Responsibilities include collection of business and systems requirements from internal and external customers, writing specifications, driving project schedules from design to release, and managing the production launch. You will lead and coordinate design/implementation efforts between internal teams and outside merchants and vendors to develop optimal solutions.

You will be expected to make appropriate trade offs to optimize time-to-market, clearly communicate goals, roles, responsibilities, and desired outcomes to internal cross-functional and remote project teams. The right candidate will possess a strong program management background, will have demonstrated experience leading medium to large projects, and will have a well-rounded technical background in current web technologies. You must be able to thrive and succeed in an entrepreneurial environment, and not be hindered by ambiguity or competing priorities. This means you are not only able to develop and drive high-level strategic initiatives, but can also roll up your sleeves, dig in and get the job done.

As a TPM, you will anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make tradeoffs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints. An ability to take large, complex projects and break them down into manageable pieces, develop functional specifications, then deliver them in a successful and timely manner is expected. Maturity, high judgment, negotiation skills, ability to influence, analytical talent and leadership are essential to success in this role.

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation

  • Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical individuals.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Track record for being detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow-through on projects

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Technical Program Manager

Local Jobs Amazon.com Services LLC
  • United States, Austin, TX View on Map
  • Post Date : October 2, 2020
  • Apply Before : November 1, 2020
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  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Math or related field
  • 3+ years as a Technical Program Manager or equivalent experience
  • Experience with full life cycle delivery of projects including creation and execution of project plans
  • Proven experience building backend system platforms

Amazon Emerging Marketplace Technology team is looking for an experienced hands-on Senior Technical Program Manager (TPM) to solve complex problems and support teams as they deliver innovative technology solutions that directly improve customer experience around the world and impact a multi-billion dollar business.

As a TPM, you will lead and work with talented teams to innovate and deliver business and software solutions. Your ability to define and develop high scalable and high performance web services is essential. You will have opportunities to work on both frontend (Website) and backend (Services) and interact with business stakeholders directly. In addition, successful candidates will be able to lead by example, balancing development responsibilities, while participating in cross team efforts including architecture planning.

To be successful in this role, you should be comfortable gathering requirements across the many retail systems, creating and maintaining technical project plans and diving into the technical details to understand the nuances and complexities involved. If this sounds like you, let’s talk more!

The Emerging Marketplace Technology team helps customers across the world gain access to the benefits of Amazon, including Prime, by delivering a localized shopping experience for them, including features tailored to their marketplace. Customers are able to shop for products in their language, using local currency and payment methods, and gain access to our worldwide selection via the Global Store. We provide customers with products sourced from local and international vendors and sellers, delivered quickly to their door and at competitive prices.

  • 2+ years of experience as a developer as part of the 6+ years Technical industry experience
  • Creativity with superior analytical abilities across business and technology
  • Extensive experience defining programs, writing detailed functional specifications and delivering projects that meet rapidly evolving business needs
  • A first-hand working knowledge of current web technologies including UI and Services, service-oriented architecture, and data analysis
  • Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical individuals
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Proven experience mentoring and training the engineering community on complex technical issues

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.

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Technical Program Manager

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  • United States, Redmond, WA View on Map
  • Post Date : September 26, 2020
  • Apply Before : October 26, 2020
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Facebook’s mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we’re building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we’re creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities – we’re just getting started.

Facebook VR is driving the industry forward by delivering best-in-industry VR products like Oculus Quest and Rift/Rift S. The VR fundamentals team is responsible for making sure that these products have the strong technical foundation and tools needed to deliver against these goals. As a Technical Program Manager supporting this team, you will be responsible for driving our efforts to ensure teams across our organization are meeting our privacy goals, as well as supporting the team in building infrastructure and tools to support our org-wide privacy goals.Customer trust is critical to our success in Facebook Reality Labs (FRL) and across all of Facebook. As a privacy TPM on the fundamentals team, you will collaborate with engineering, as well as partners in program management and legal to gather team requirements, and have primary responsibility to lead execution of our broad both cross-team projects as well as projects to deliver tooling to help audit our software code bases to ensure privacy compliance. The ideal candidate is energized by working cross-functionally and having broad impact, is passionate about customer privacy and accounts, enjoys working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

  • Manage cross-functional FRL engineering programs in a matrix organization covering a range of teams and tools.
  • Develop and manage end-to-end project plans and ensure on-time delivery.
  • Provide hands-on program management during analysis, design, development, testing, implementation, and post implementation phases.
  • Perform risk management and change management on projects.
  • Provide day-to-day coordination and quality assurance for projects and tasks.
  • Communicate project status to stakeholders and teams around the organization.
  • Drive internal process improvements across multiple teams and functions.
  • Interface with multiple engineering groups for project requirements and scope.
  • Help drive tooling decisions to align with higher company initiatives.

  • 5+ years experience as a program manager working in a cross-functional software development environment.
  • Software experience in working on development infrastructure and tools.
  • Experience in driving large initiatives across multiple software teams within an organization.
  • Communication skills, with the experience influencing other teams to deliver against org-wide goals.
  • Experience operating autonomously across multiple teams.

Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.
Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at [email protected]

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Technical Program Manager

Local Jobs Amazon.com Services LLC
  • United States, Seattle, WA View on Map
  • Post Date : September 26, 2020
  • Apply Before : October 26, 2020
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  • 5+ years experience leading cross-functional projects building commercial software services and/or managing infrastructure delivery for commercial software services
  • Track record for being detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow-through on projects
  • Demonstrable experience of consistently delivering projects with multiple external dependencies on-time and as specified
  • Experience of defining and delivering initiatives that directly improve operational efficiency and profitability for commercial software services.

Join AWS to help our customers to engage their users and build their business. We’re the group that already delivers billions of emails, push notifications and text messages around the world every day. We recently launched Amazon Pinpoint, a new service that enables developers and marketers to engage their customers based upon criteria they define to drive adoption, retention and growth. As a Technical Program Manager for the AWS Messaging & Targeting team, you will drive and coordinate the implementation and delivery of new Amazon Web Services and features intended for developers and marketers to build stronger relationships with their own customers. This is a unique opportunity to build out a new class of AWS Service and help grow a whole new global business, helping thousands of AWS customers and impacting millions of people around the world.

In this role, you will collaborate with teams across AWS to define and deliver complex programs designed to deliver customer-focused services and features. You will balance business objectives with technical constraints, and champion customer needs. You will work with business teams to define strategy and requirements; lead cross functional development teams from design through delivery; and manage the timelines to enable the service to continuously deliver innovations to our customers.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience working with Email and/or SMS technologies
  • Demonstrable experience of leading programs requiring inventory management, logistics or data center operations is preferred
  • Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical individuals
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in a technical field, such as computer science or engineering

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.

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Technical Program Manager

Local Jobs Amazon.com Services LLC
  • United States, Seattle, WA View on Map
  • Post Date : September 25, 2020
  • Apply Before : October 25, 2020
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  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university.
  • 5+ years of experience managing large global IT projects from initiation to closure.
  • Experience with core IT infrastructure components and service concepts.
  • Experience managing conflict, escalations, negotiating compromise and influencing others and problem solving.

Job Description

The Global IT Deployment organization manages the IT Infrastructure scope of a complex suite of projects and is responsible for the delivery of initiatives across business teams and operations groups within Amazon Fulfillment IT. Our projects deliver on the solutions that power the physical fulfillment of our customers’ orders. This includes management of technology projects and initiatives across the globe which directly supports shipping packages to millions of Amazon.com customers across the world.

As a TPM on our intake team, you will lead assist customers in selecting solutions to fit their needs and provide technical guidance to project initiation requests. You will also lead pilot projects and build documentation for programs to deploy at scale. In this role, you will work closely with cross-functional partners to deliver value to the customer. Projects and stakeholders will be in disparate geographic locations, and require strong communication skills to coordinate requirements from customers within teams across your region. You will focus on planning and initiation efforts within the organization, working directly with customers to collect requirements, analyze business case and organize reviews with internal teams. You will also be responsible for governance and reporting as it relates to your region.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree from an accredited university
  • PMP Certification
  • 4 years of experience managing IT projects from initiation to closure
  • Intermediate-level knowledge in one or more of the following: LAN, WAN, Wireless, Telecommunications, Systems Administration, Low voltage data cabling, or data facilities technologies
  • Experience with procurement of IT equipment
  • Ability to successfully manage cross-functional projects involving multiple stakeholders and varying levels of management
  • Experience as a leader and mentor for project teams in a matrixed environment
  • Experience in distribution, manufacturing, logistics, or other warehouse environments
  • Previous experience in a technical support role (Network Engineer, System Administrator, etc.)
  • Proficiency with MS Project, Excel, and SharePoint
  • Strong oral and written communication skills

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.

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Technical Program Manager

Local Jobs Amazon.com Services LLC
  • United States, Seattle, WA View on Map
  • Post Date : September 23, 2020
  • Apply Before : October 23, 2020
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  • 7+ years of relevant engineering experience
  • Experience managing projects across cross functional teams, building sustainable processes and coordinating release schedules
  • 5+ years of technical program management experience

Amazon’s Consumer Organization is the standard-bearer for Jeff’s original vision: to become Earth’s most customer-centric company. We are the people behind Amazon’s eCommerce business. We own the technology and customer experience for what people know as Amazon.com.

Amazon’s Consumer organization is seeking a Technical Program Manager (TPM) to join our team. As a TPM, you will be responsible for scoping and delivering large projects end-to-end. Responsibilities include collection of business and systems requirements from internal and external customers, writing specifications, driving project schedules from design to release, and managing the production launch. You will lead and coordinate design/implementation efforts between internal teams and outside merchants and vendors to develop optimal solutions.

You will be expected to make appropriate trade offs to optimize time-to-market, clearly communicate goals, roles, responsibilities, and desired outcomes to internal cross-functional and remote project teams. The right candidate will possess a strong program management background, will have demonstrated experience leading medium to large projects, and will have a well-rounded technical background in current web technologies. You must be able to thrive and succeed in an entrepreneurial environment, and not be hindered by ambiguity or competing priorities. This means you are not only able to develop and drive high-level strategic initiatives, but can also roll up your sleeves, dig in and get the job done.

As a TPM, you will anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make tradeoffs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints. An ability to take large, complex projects and break them down into manageable pieces, develop functional specifications, then deliver them in a successful and timely manner is expected. Maturity, high judgment, negotiation skills, ability to influence, analytical talent and leadership are essential to success in this role.

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation

  • Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical individuals.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Track record for being detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow-through on projects

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