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Principal Product Manager

Location
Vancouver, BC
Details
Full Time
23 hours ago
Leading brands like Disney+, Epic Games, Lyft, John Deere, and Vanguard use Amazon Kinesis Data Streams as their foundation for real-time streaming data. With Amazon Kinesis, customers process Gigabytes per second of real-time user engagement data for gaming and marketing analytics, build real-time IoT sensor data analytics solutions, analyze millions of financial transactions in real time, perform network intrusion detection for security analytics, transform and load logs into data lakes, and much more. Customers, choose Kinesis because it is a fully-managed service that makes real-time streaming data ingestion and processing, reliable, easy, and cost-efficient, at any scale. Tens of thousands of customers worldwide, ranging from large commercial enterprises, federal and state governments, regulated industries like healthcare and finance, to small start-ups have moved from batch to streaming with Amazon Kinesis Data Streams, and we are just getting started.

We are seeking a seasoned product and business leader for Amazon Kinesis Data Streams. As a Principal Product Manager (Technical) you will drive product management for the service and how it works within the diverse ecosystem of streaming data and analytics services at AWS. You will own driving the feature roadmap on behalf of our customers in partnership with a highly-talented engineering team to focus energies on the most important things for the business. You will also be a business owner, working closely with finance, marketing, business development, technical field community, and product management peers to ensure the service has the right positioning, messaging, and enables compelling use cases across AWS' overall big data platforms. You will drive the rhythm of the business and ensure delivery to support business goals.

Our ideal candidate is excited about technologies and services within the real-time streaming data space. You are naturally customer centric - working backwards from their needs, and thrive in a fast-paced environment that requires strong technical and business judgment and exemplary communication skills. This leader will need to exhibit excellent decision making -- prioritizing between existing versus new customers and between features, architectural improvements, and operational excellence. You are a strong business owner who is comfortable sharing their vision with AWS senior leadership, but also working closely with engineering teams to dive deep into details to make ideas into reality.

Life/work balance
Our team is focused on balancing life with work, and does this via work autonomy and by prioritizing solutions and processes that enable us to scale faster than the business. Working remotely is supported, and oftentimes encouraged. Work hours are flexible and typically self-defined.

Mentorship and Career Growth
One of the keys to AWS's success is its top-tier solution architecture and product management culture. You will have the opportunity work with multiple technical leaders that can help you accelerate your career and bring ideas to market. You will be working closely with a talented team of engineers and managers that will push your technical abilities while you advocate for new solutions and innovations for a fast growing product.

Inclusive Team Culture
You should be excited about working with a world-class team that welcomes, celebrates, and leverages a diverse set of backgrounds and skillsets to deliver results. Delivering results through others is a responsibility in this role, and doing so in a way that builds on our inclusive culture is key to our long term success.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• 10+ years of product experience, with completion of full product lifecycle (from concept through GTM)
• MBA or a master's degree from a top program such as computer science, engineering, or marketing
• Demonstrated ownership of the full life cycle of a product from strategic conception to delivery to maturity
• Demonstrated track record for driving product management of world-class products and services
• Deep understanding of the value of web services technologies
• Both technically deep and business savvy to interface with and lead teams of all levels and disciplines within an organization, from engineers to senior leadership
• Entrepreneurial spirit with ability to work independently and effectively in a results-oriented, efficient environment
• Excellent written communication skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Understands data streaming technologies such as Amazon Kinesis, Apache Kafka, pub/sub, messaging architectures
• Experience speaking in front of audiences in a professional setting
• Experience delivering results at the executive level
• Experience managing start-up products (under $1 MM/ year revenue) and large products ($1B/ year revenue)
• Deep understanding of the value of web services technologies
• Both technically deep and business savvy to interface with and lead teams of all levels and disciplines within an organization, from engineers to senior leadership
• Entrepreneurial spirit with ability to work independently and effectively in a results-oriented, efficient environment
• Excellent written communication skills

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, or other legally protected status. If you would like to request an accommodation, please notify your Recruiter.
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Management and Executive