Principal Technical Program Manager, Alexa at Amazon
Principal Technical Program Manager, Alexa Details
Nov. 4, 2018, 4:01 a.m.
Alexa? Do you
Do you like Alexa? Do you have a passion for cars? Do you love bleeding edge technology? Alexa Automotive is looking for an exceptional principal technical program manager to work on enabling Alexa – the voice controlled AI behind the Amazon Echo – in automobiles. The team seeks to provide seamless experiences for customers with Alexa in the car. Amazon Alexa, the speech processing and AI behind Amazon Echo, is seeking a principal technical program manager (TPM). The TPM position requires excellent leadership skills, strong technical expertise and hands-on project management skills. The right candidate will be adept at writing technical specifications, owning program schedules from design to release, partnering effectively with multiple technology teams within and outside of Amazon, and managing launches. The principal TPM may also manage a small team. In this role, you will wear many hats; you must possess a unique combination of strong technical skills and business acumen as well as a
· 10+ years of experience in technical program management of embedded systems, web services, IoT, consumer electronics or related field · 5+ years of experience in technical partner management · Experience coordinating cross functional teams in both hardware and software engineering · Experience building agile processes, project management, and managing release schedules · Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science or a related technical discipline· An advanced technical degree or MBA · Experience in the embedded computing, IoT, voice processing and web services fields · Experience in technical