Job DescriptionFire TV is the #1 best-selling streaming media player in the U.S. We are looking for an experienced, customer obsessed Senior Product Manager who is able to collaborate effectively with a talented technical team and be responsible for key aspects of the software customer experience on our core SMP products. In this role you will lead the definition, and shepherd the development, of new features as well as important optimizations to the service, specifically related to improving customer engagement, retention, and monetization on device. The role is inherently cross-functional: you will work closely with a high-energy team of software engineers, program managers, user experience designers, marketers, customer service leads as well as internal & external product stakeholders across the company (Amazon Video, AppStore, etc). This role is a good fit for someone who thrives in a dynamic environment, is both creative and technical, and who is sensitive to (or understands) the diverse perspectives of stakeholders and works with them to resolve differences.. The ideal candidate has a passion for TV & video entertainment combined with an established track delivering break-out consumer technology products. Key Responsibilities: · Contribute substantially to the vision, strategy and roadmap for primary customer journeys on Fire TV devices. · Own feature definition (concept through implementation) including product- and business requirements gathering and executive green-light. · Align key internal and external partners to ensure scalable solutions and excellence in execution. · Lead prioritization and trade-offs among customer experience, schedule, performance and cost. · Proactively identify and resolve issues that may impair the team's ability to meet strategic, roadmap, financial, and/or technical goals.
Basic QualificationsBasic Qualifications:
At least 8 years of directly relevant professional experience working in a product management role on market-leading consumer software w/ increasing levels of responsibility.
Experience defining and supporting product strategy, roadmap definition, and go-to-market activities.
3 years experience driving end customer experiences/features on hardware, web, or mobile platforms with proven track-record of results
Experience developing technical designs & business requirements for service oriented software development projects.
Experience leading cross-functional teams to deliver products and projects on tight deadlines and managing tough trade-offs.
BA/BS Degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related field.
Preferred QualificationsPREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
2 years of consumer-facing product management experience for Android applications.
Strong analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations, and drive actions.
Strengths in problem solving, issue-resolution, ability to work in a deadline-driven work environment, high attention to detail, and ability to multitask.
Strong verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated experience engaging and influencing cross-functional stakeholders and senior executives.
Demonstrated ability to understand and discuss technical concepts, manage trade-offs and evaluate new ideas with internal and external partners.
Demonstrated ability to work across disciplines with engineering, design, and project management counterparts to deliver online products/services.
Strategic, analytical, and executional aptitude.
A passion for digital video and/or media.
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Amazon, a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, Washington, is the global leader in e-commerce. Since Jeff Bezos started Amazon in 1995, we have significantly expanded our product offerings, international sites, and worldwide network of fulfillment and customer service centers. Today, Amazon offers everything from books and electronics to tennis rackets and diamond jewelry. We operate sites in Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain and United Kingdom and maintain dozens of fulfillment centers around the world which encompass more than 26 million square feet.