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Technical Program Management - Customer Trust and Security

Job Title: Technical Program Management - Customer Trust and Security
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh
Industry:
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: 29de6112-73a4-4e5e-87ce-c6e337c4627b
Job Published: November 20, 2020 23:01

Job Description

Job Description

An amazing opportunity has arisen for a Technical Program Manager to join Amazon Advertising's worldwide Customer Trust team as part of a strategic investment to build technology that will enable Amazon to adopt the most scientific approach to protecting our customers from online safety risks. As the number of digital media users continues to grow worldwide, we are observing malicious users exploiting the internet for personal gain. Come be part of an organisation within Amazon that places customer trust at the heart of what it does, and where the safety of users is paramount.

As a Technical Program Manager you will join a team of engineers responsible for the development of our product and services that implement our long-term vision, you will be the face of the project to our customers, internal/external partners and vendors and will own our requirements and delivery plans.

You will join our community of engineers and technical program managers and contribute to defining and raising technical standards across our organization and within the wider advertising community, participating at industry groups. You will work on some of Amazon's hardest problems in digital advertising. You will exert technical vision and will build highly scalable, architecturally sound solutions that are aligned with our customer's and business's needs. You will possess a unique blend of technical breadth and depth, paired with excellent communication and collaboration skills., All offers are conditional on references, verification of the right to work in the UK, and a successful background screening check. This check will include previous employment verification, qualification verification (if relevant) and a basic criminal check. Further details of this policy and procedure will be sent to you along with your conditional offer.

Protecting your privacy and the security of your data is a longstanding top priority for Amazon. Consult our Privacy Notice to know more about how we collect, use, and transfer the personal data of our candidates.

Do you want to make a difference to real people's lives and have direct and immediate impact on millions of customers every day? Do you enjoy leading projects including engineers and machine learning scientists working on innovative, high-scale, complex solutions?

An amazing opportunity has arisen for a Technical Program Manager to join Amazon Advertising's worldwide Customer Trust team as part of a strategic investment to build technology that will enable Amazon to adopt the most scientific approach to protecting our customers from online safety risks. As the number of digital media users continues to grow worldwide, we are observing malicious users exploiting the internet for personal gain. Come be part of an organisation within Amazon that places customer trust at the heart of what it does, and where the safety of users is paramount.

As a Technical Program Manager you will join a team of engineers responsible for the development of our product and services that implement our long-term vision, you will be the face of the project to our customers, internal/external partners and vendors and will own our requirements and delivery plans.

Candidate Description

Come join a team full of talented people, who come from all over the world. Enjoy the chance to work in a relaxed setting with a good social life. The team based in Edinburgh, Scotland is rapidly expanding. Successful candidates will have strong technical ability, a focus on the customer experience, great teamwork and communication skills, and a motivation to achieve results in a fast-paced environment. The position offers exceptional opportunities for every candidate to grow their technical and non-technical skills. If you are selected, you have the opportunity to really make a difference to people's lives in our business by inventing, enhancing and building world class systems, delivering results, working on exciting and challenging projects.

· System design experience · Technical program management experience · Experience working directly with engineering teams · Experience owning roadmap strategy and definition · Experience managing programs across cross functional teams, building processes and coordinating release schedules · Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field, experience in lieu of degree considered. · Experience in deeply understanding customers and using that knowledge to better serve their needs · A proven track record of making good technical judgement. · Proven experience working in engineering teams and industry partners · Exceptional communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills · Excellent problem solving skills. · Highly organized individual.

· Masters Degree preferred. · Experience in vendor management and negotiation of contract technical requirements · Experience accelerating technology progress and adoption by creating structures for industry cohesion. · Experience obtaining accreditation and certification of standards on behalf of business. · Experience with industry analytics and monitoring platforms. · Excellent communication and persuasion skills; demonstrated success building buy-in for an innovative and bold vision · Technical fluency; comfort understanding and discussing architectural concepts, schedule tradeoffs and new opportunities with technical team members · Strong bias for action; ability to juggle multiple priorities and create a sense of urgency in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, You will join our community of engineers and technical program managers and contribute to defining and raising technical standards across our organization and within the wider advertising community, participating at industry groups. You will work on some of Amazon's hardest problems in digital advertising. You will exert technical vision and will build highly scalable, architecturally sound solutions that are aligned with our customer's and business's needs. You will possess a unique blend of technical breadth and depth, paired with excellent communication and collaboration skills.

Come join a team full of talented people, who come from all over the world. Enjoy the chance to work in a relaxed setting with a good social life. The team based in Edinburgh, Scotland is rapidly expanding. Successful candidates will have strong technical ability, a focus on the customer experience, great teamwork and communication skills, and a motivation to achieve results in a fast-paced environment. The position offers exceptional opportunities for every candidate to grow their technical and non-technical skills. If you are selected, you have the opportunity to really make a difference to people's lives in our business by inventing, enhancing and building world class systems, delivering results, working on exciting and challenging projects.

· System design experience · Technical program management experience · Experience working directly with engineering teams · Experience owning roadmap strategy and definition · Experience managing programs across cross functional teams, building processes and coordinating release schedules · Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field, experience in lieu of degree considered. · Experience in deeply understanding customers and using that knowledge to better serve their needs · A proven track record of making good technical judgement. · Proven experience working in engineering teams and industry partners · Exceptional communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills · Excellent problem solving skills. · Highly organized individual.

· Masters Degree preferred. · Experience in vendor management and negotiation of contract technical requirements · Experience accelerating technology progress and adoption by creating structures for industry cohesion. · Experience obtaining accreditation and certification of standards on behalf of business. · Experience with industry analytics and monitoring platforms. · Excellent communication and persuasion skills; demonstrated success building buy-in for an innovative and bold vision · Technical fluency; comfort understanding and discussing architectural concepts, schedule tradeoffs and new opportunities with technical team members · Strong bias for action; ability to juggle multiple priorities and create a sense of urgency in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

Employer Description

Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build., Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.

All offers are conditional on references, verification of the right to work in the UK, and a successful background screening check. This check will include previous employment verification, qualification verification (if relevant) and a basic criminal check. Further details of this policy and procedure will be sent to you along with your conditional offer.