Amazon Corporate LLC Sr. Technical Program Manager -- Peak Events in Seattle, Washington
The AWS Enterprise Support team is seeking a Technical Program Manager for our operational Peak Events. The mission of the Peak Events team is to ensure the availability and reliability of AWS services in use for Amazon large scale events. We coordinate capacity planning, risk management, issue escalation, and control room staffing for events. We own readiness communication, documentation, and overall program management.The right candidate will possess a strong program management background, will have demonstrated experience leading large operational events, 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 multiple 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 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.* 5 years of Technical Program Management experience in a related industry.* Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or equivalent.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.