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Amazon Corporate LLC Sr Program Manager - Capacity Planning in Seattle, Washington

Come join Amazon S3, the industry's first and largest cloud storage provider. Managing trillions of objects in storage, retrieving them in sub-x ms, building software that deploys to tens of thousands of hosts, achieving 99.999999999% (you didn't read that wrong, that's 11 nines!) durability. These are just a few of the numbers that give you a sense of the scale of the exciting problems you will find every day working in Simple Storage Service (S3). Amazon S3 powers businesses across the globe that make the lives of consumers better daily. We sets the standard for functionality, cost, and performance for storage in the cloud.Whether its electronic content delivered to your home, technology that betters your remote working experience, allows you to plan travel to exotic places or simply get stuff delivered to your home. As a Senior Program Manager in S3, you get to deliver these capabilities and delight our customers through teams of talented engineers and leaders.We are looking for a Sr. Program Manager to manage capacity planning operations of Exabyte-level S3 Storage distributed system. Customer usage of S3 continues to grow exponentially, and we are constantly expanding our global footprint. In this role you make strategic decisions on planning and executing to S3's customer promise of always available storage.As the right candidate, you will possess a strong program management background, have demonstrated experience leading medium to large projects. 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.You are excited about automation, simplification, and high performance for your systems. You love to work with internal and external customers to drive growth and adoption of S3. You are great at leading cross-functional teams of engineers, analysts, and program managers to tackle super-difficult problems. You have strong ownership bias and desire to continually improve how things are done. As a PM, 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.The individual will:* Manage cross-team and cross-organization delivery of long-term capacity planning systems* Work with the product management and engineering team to identify technical requirements, limitations, and bottlenecks to scale capacity* Collaborate with internal and external customers to understand future requirements of growth and adoption of S3 and develop systems that support capacity scaling.* Create metrics that inspect and audit the state of S3 storage capacity and measure impact to customers* Enhance our capacity management systems and processes and the interface with hardware design, infrastructure and supply chain management systemsOur team works together to provide work/life balance for all team members. We recognize that the circumstances of our team members vary, and we balance work across the team so that we're all able to maintain high standards on behalf of our customers, while at the same time allowing for rich and happy personal lives.Upon joining S3, every employee is paired with a peer buddy who will help you to quickly come up to speed in understanding the technology we're building, the tools we use and the business problems we're trying to solve. We hire exceptional people and we recognize the importance of coaching others. We have a formal