We are looking for a Sr. Technical Submarine Program Manager with proven experience, strong sense of ownership and passion for defining and driving large cross-functional programs in the infrastructure and networking space.
The candidate should be self-driven, have the ability to learn quickly and influence decision-making across organizations.
In this position, you will work closely with various Amazon business units to gather, refine and drive program goals to deliver various submarine cable projects.
You will have the opportunity to implement new processes and procedures for a relatively new team while interacting with various stakeholders across Amazon.
At Amazon, we set a high bar, so expect to be challenged on the scope and scale of the problems we tackle. We are moving fast, using the latest technologies, and transforming the way we leverage telecommunication services.
If you're looking for a place to make a huge difference, this is it.
Bachelor’s Degree required or equivalent combination of education and experience.
7 +years program management experience, preferably on a global scale
Experience in delivering large cross functional international programs and driving milestones.
Submarine program management and / or technical experience as an operator in a leadership role.
Knowledge of Asia Pacific internet ecosystems, fiber optic networks, submarine cables
Experience driving and contributing to project playbooks, building schedules
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Experience interacting with senior executives and other management within a company and working across commercial, technical, domestic, and international arms of an organization
Strong organizational, multitasking, prioritization abilities, and an excellent attention to detail. Demonstrated ability to conceptualize, manage, and prioritize multiple projects.
Knowledge of and be familiar with the operation and deployment of optical transport systems.
Ability to merge traditional project management with agile processes.
Experience in automation, operational excellence, or continuous improvement techniques.
Meets / exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role Meets / exceeds Amazon’s functional / technical depth and complexity for this role.
Ability to prioritize well, communicate clearly and understand how to drive a high level of focus and excellence with a strong, talented, opinionated team.