Principal Technical Program Manager - Audio Ads Services LLC

Seattle, WA

Seattle, WA
30+ days ago


· Architectural design or system design experience independent of an architect
· 7+ years of experience working directly with engineering teams
· Experience managing programs across cross functional teams, building processes and coordinating release schedules
· Experience driving roadmap strategy and definition
· 7+ years of technical program management experience
Podcast Audio Advertising is pioneering new experiences to help brands, publishers, and podcasters to have a presence on digital audio services. We help advertisers reach Amazon customers across our owned and operated and other leading high-quality services across millions of Alexa, mobile and desktop devices. We are looking for a motivated and experienced Technical Program Manager to lead the engineering team and own the platform and technical roadmap for Amazon Podcast Audio Ads. Our scope will grow substantially in 2021 and we are looking for a strong program leader to grow the team, build best in class customer experiences and deliver a scalable system that will delight customers worldwide.
This is a highly visible position with significant impact and growth. The technical program manager, along with the product manager will be the single threaded owners of the vision, capabilities and success of the platform. To be successful in this role, you are customer obsessed and have sharp business acumen to build a product vision and roadmap that contributes to the success of both our internal and external customers. You are a technical leader with track record of delivering large complex projects on time. You ship high quality systems that serve the needs of our large and ever growing user base. We are looking for a leader who can thrive in a startup environment, thinks big, can move fast, and find ways to improve customer experiences and platform capabilities.

You will:

· Own technical vision and direction: You identify and mitigate risks, construct project schedules, and prepare status reports; you embrace performance metrics and measurement techniques because they help you assess how well system-related services are running.
· Collaborate on product direction: You’ll build and maintain strong relationships between program management, engineering, product management and partner disciplines (Product, User Experience, QA) to ensure that we're focused on delivering the right product for customers.
· Lead beyond your team: You will be a key leader within Amazon’s advertising organization. You will contribute to the overall growth of our product development organization. You'll share your best practices and technical acumen in order to drive technology decisions across our organization.

If you are interested in making huge impact leading a rapidly expanding team, come join us as we work hard, have fun, and make history.