1+ months

Sr. Technical Program Manager-Book Analytic & Data Science Team



Passionate about books and reading? The BADS (Book Analytics and Data Science) team is responsible for providing book recommendations to millions of customers and launch new rich ML-powered customer experiences to increase readers engagement. We are looking for a talented Senior Technical Program Manager (TPM) to help us deploy and manage programs across the various teams, including core recommendations, search and interactive recommendations, and personalization analytics. As part of our team, you will support the scoping, definition, risks and program management of large initiatives and manage interlinked dependencies.

The candidate will be responsible for:
· Dive deep into Books P13N and Central P13N engineering and science systems to develop a technical understanding of how they work
· Work with Kindle central teams on data privacy regulations, customer profiles and operational excellence initiatives
· Build the mechanisms to keep in touch with Central P13N teams new initiatives
· Support product management, science leaders and engineering leads across multiple teams to scope, build, deploy and scale initiatives
· Lead project and milestone planning (including delivery timelines), delivery timelines, sprint planning, and stakeholder management on the program delivery.
· Build and update our playbooks for launch at scale on surfaces
· Manage dependencies, roadmap and timelines for the various initiatives
· Communicate with VPs, directors, and managers about program delivery and goals


· 5+ years of technical program management experience
· 7+ years of experience working directly with engineering teams
· Experience managing projects across cross functional teams, building sustainable processes and coordinating release schedules


· A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or similar major
· Experience including estimating, scheduling, and executing on committed schedules
· Master€™s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Math or related technical field
· 5+ years in the science industry, or building science application
· Ability to use and leverage advanced analytics to prioritize deliveries and manage risks
· Track record of shipping software on time
· Exceptional customer relationship skills including the ability to discover the true requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative technical and business approaches, and lead engineering efforts to meet aggressive timelines with optimal solutions
· 10+ years experience of direct people leadership

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: 2021-12-18

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