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PM, Design Engineering

Amazon.com


Location:
Bellevue, WA 98004
Date:
08/21/2020
2020-08-212020-12-06
Categories:
  • Manufacturing / Production
  • Engineering
  • Construction / Skilled Trades
  • Business
  • Real Estate
  • Transportation / Warehouse
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Job Details

DESCRIPTION

Amazon Worldwide Operations is looking for Program Managers with a strong delivery record and proven project management experience to own strategic, tactical, cross-functional and technology projects and programs within Amazon Transportation Services. These roles require scoping and creating project plans, developing processes, coordinating and driving execution, and communicating to senior management on status, risks and process/product changes. Cross-team coordination, project management and executive presentation skills are essential.

Key Responsibilities
· Manage new and existing programs, successfully delivering difficult projects and goals across multiple organizations
· Work directly with external providers, customers, and partner teams to craft and deliver scalable solutions
· Partner with other program managers to secure resources, scope efforts, set project priorities and milestones and drive delivery
· Own program communication, accelerating progress by driving crisp and timely decisions, clearing blockers (e.g., path to green), escalating as appropriate
· Influence design and development of strategic processes
· Work with program managers and business leaders to communicate and impact critical business initiatives
· Develop, implement, and govern KPI reporting for a portfolio of programs, providing visibility to the milestones, and performance across all projects and using this data to drive/influence business decisions
· Engage other Amazon business units globally to share best practices and improve end to end outcomes for Amazon customers
· Manage post-launch support plans (e.g., post-mortem, issue/ticket management, etc.) and look for opportunities to improve program quality and operational excellence

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Project Management, or equivalent industrial and operations background
· 5+ years of experience in Project / Program Management of physical infrastructure design or construction projects
· 5+ years of experience in similar roles in fast-paced industrial, logistics, distribution, fulfillment or production/manufacturing environment
· Recent experience and proficiency in design engineering and drafting tools such as AutoCAD, Bluebeam, MS Visio, Solidworks, etc.
· Process Engineering excellent Project Management skills
· Demonstrated ability to build strong working relationships with business partners and key stakeholders, and the ability to work under pressure in a cross functional organization
· Expertise in Lean Management, Six Sigma and other OE tools
· Intermediate knowledge of Excel is required, including use of look-ups and pivot tables
· Customer focus and professional demeanor
· Ability and Excitement working in a fast-paced and rapidly-changing environment
· A work ethic based on a strong desire to exceed expectations
· Interpersonal skills including written and verbal communication skills
Ability to organize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· Bachelor€™s degree in Logistics, Supply Chain, or Transportation, MBA or Master€™s degree
· Experience in designing, implementing, and launching of physical infrastructure projects
· Project management experience with medium- or large-scale projects
· Experience collaborating with design engineering, construction, real estate managers, execution project managers
· Experience working as Design Program Manager for fulfillment, warehouse, distribution, delivery stations





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