Program Manager, AWS Data Lab

Amazon Dev Center U.S., Inc.
 Redmond, WA


Job summary

Do you like to empower customers to build on AWS? Do you have experience driving operational excellence for programs and love being hands-on? AWS Data Lab is a global service offering, designed to accelerate customers building data and analytics solutions on AWS. As a Data Lab Program Manager, you will coordinate the underlying operations of the Data Lab and play a critical role in customer experience.

You'll play a critical role in helping the Data Lab deliver results while ensuring a high-quality customer experience as we expand our offerings around the globe. You'll work closely with Data Lab Architects and AWS Field Teams, including Solution Architects, Technical Account Managers, and AWS Service Leads to balance customer demand and program needs. The right candidate will bring strong operations experience and a passion for helping customers drive transformative business outcomes.

How to tell if you’ll love this role: you excel at coordinating across many internal and external teams (both technical and non-technical), obsess over details, understand the importance of speed in operations, have a knack for juggling multiple customer engagements at a time, are data-obsessed, and love finding ways to continuously improve the customer experience.

Come join our start-up culture - work fast and smart, while adapting and iterating quickly.

Key job responsibilities

· Managing a pipeline of hundreds of customers that are eager to leverage the Data Lab

· Scheduling customer engagements

· Aligning Subject Matter Experts to support each lab

· Managing event communications with customers and account teams

· Collecting customer feedback

· Measuring key program metrics

· Implementing process updates to continually scale the business

Basic Qualifications

· 3+ years of experience of program management or project management.

· Track record for being detail-oriented and self-motivated to follow-through on projects

· Demonstrated ability to manage project prioritization, project planning, and schedule development.

· Proven track record of executing against program requirements and implementing changes that drive operational excellence and scalability

· Ability to navigate ambiguity to make important decisions quickly, and adjust planning and communications when needed

· Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to influence others internally and externally.

· Skilled in building relationships with stakeholders

· Basic understanding of the Enterprise services space, particularly AWS databases, analytics, and machine learning services

Preffered Qualifications

· Sales or account management experience

· Strategic thinker with the ability to see/understand the big picture

· Strong analytical and quantitative skills with the ability to use data and metrics to back up assumptions, evaluate outcomes, and challenge conventional wisdom.

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