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Technical Program Manager
4 months ago(09/10/2018 8:03)
Amazon Data Services Ireland Limited
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Amazon’s AutoPilot group is looking for a Technical Program Manager to join our Dublin team. You will join an international System Development Engineering team and work with peers in Seattle, Dublin, and Iasi. You will manage technical programs associated with the development and operations of Amazon current and next generation website hosting technologies used to manage the operations of our highly distributed website and service fleets. The AutoPilot team automates the building, monitoring, and management of the Cloud compute and AWS infrastructure used every day to host all of Amazon's consumer business services. Our orchestration technology enables service owners at Amazon to choose run-times that meet their business needs (EC2, Docker Containers with ECS, Lambda), to choose the AWS infrastructure pieces they need and instantly deploy their innovations whilst AutoPilot automatically monitors and manages the health of their infrastructure needs. This role is unique to Amazon and offers excellent career opportunities. Our worldwide fleets serve 10s of billions of customer requests per day through Amazon retail websites, Kindle, Amazon instant video, Amazon subsidiaries and more, giving you a unique scale of impact opportunity for your career. You will need to demonstrate great passion for customers, agility, and adaptability in the face of fast changing business requirements and innovation across the company.
As a Technical Program Manager you will require technical vision, ability to dive deep into problems and excellent verbal and written communication skills. You will have a strong understanding of internet technologies and protocols and a passion for building and operating technology systems at scale. You will have a strong understanding of build and deployment pipelines as well as operations monitoring pipelines. You will have a strong understanding of website architecture scalability challenges. You will have proven abilities in leading multi-discipline engineering teams without direct authority. You will demonstrate creativity in identifying, scoping and building innovative tools to solve our unique operations problems.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field
Proven Technical Program Management track record in an international context
Excellent oral and written communication skills at all levels of the organization
Strong understanding of industry technology (analytics, monitoring, code deployment, system scalability, load balancers, web servers)
Understanding of TCP/IP networking and network architecture
Experience with managing projects in Unix/Linux environments, distributed systems
Experience in developing systems architecture for large scale web operations
Track record in successfully addressing performance, scalability and latency challenges for a large website