Overview and Responsibilities:
Do you want to work on the world’s largest Cloud Computing Infrastructure? Then we have the perfect job for you!
Amazon offers an exciting, dynamic and challenging environment encouraging creativity and personal development while maintaining our computing environments in a secure, scalable, and cost-effective manner. To keep up with this demand on both disk and network capacity, we continue to expand our Data Centers in every region. This requires talented people to build & manage. We hope it is you!
While a member of the Business Development organization, the Vendor Performance Manager will be closely coupled with Infrastructure Operations teams and will support them in managing relations with Data Center colocation providers in the region. This is a fast-moving business unit, and you will be consistently challenged to provide services and deliverables that support the pace. The right person for this job will have a strong customer focus, a passion for producing high-quality work, and bring an intense curiosity and learning drive to the team.
As Vendor Performance Manager you will work with teams across the organization to manage vendor relationships, providing support throughout the contracting process and have a strong understanding of negotiated contract terms to ensure that all vendor contract matters are addressed appropriately and efficiently. You will be responsible for conducting vendor performance reviews (to include measuring, communicating and helping drive improved vendor performance). You will be point of contact in region to interface with vendors, internal customers and the Global Infrastructure Business Development (GIBD) Team Members to facilitate contract execution. You will be responsible for improving processes that address customer needs in this area, as well as leading and supporting other GIBD projects and initiatives.