Sr. Product Manager Technical - AWS Lablets

East Palo Alto, California, USA

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Are you interested in working on fundamental scientific challenges to create fair, explainable, and powerful AI? Would you like to contribute to the development of the future generation of cognitive services at Amazon Web Services?
The AWS – AI Lablet’s team is seeking a talented, experienced, and customer obsessed Senior Product Manager Technical External Service (PMT-ES) who has the passion to tackle ambiguous and challenging problems by bringing cutting edge machine learning technologies to customer facing products found with AWS – AI (
We are interested at fundamental problems in machine learning that are the building blocks of future products and services. We need to draw connections from statistics, deep learning, probabilistic reasoning, scientific programming, and rigorous math, to make advances to teach computers to understand the world around us. This includes advances in theoretical areas and design of novel algorithmic solutions. Due to the nature of the problems that we study, we build a highly technical team that combines a diverse skill set where everyone is eager to grow and learn.
A successful candidate will bring a passion for technology services, strong business acumen and judgment, desire to have an industry wide impact and ability to work within a fast moving environment in a large company to rapidly deliver value that will have a broad business impact. You will be responsible for understanding customer needs, manage crucial internal stakeholder relationships, provide critical inputs to some of our most strategic technical projects, and have a significant bottom-line impact on our business and competitive position.

Your responsibilities will include:

Lead Product Definition – Own and drive the customer working backwards strategy, tenets, long-term goals and working backwards documents (press release, FAQ) including customer and market feedback, competitive analysis and business metrics to inform direction.

Define Product Vision – Including all aspects to future roadmap, investment, innovation and experimentation.

Execution of Product Planning and Development – Including customer goals and business requirements for product release, ensuring implementation is aligned with product goals and requirements, and ownership of product positioning.

Lead Product Launch – Own the GTM plan to deliver results that ensure the customer and business goals are met in operational launch plans.

Lead Operations – Including monitoring and response to customer feedback, continuous improvement and business growth

Lead interaction with Technical Team – Including helping the technical team make tradeoffs based on customer requirements, QA/testing of the product.

Influence senior leaders across Amazon and communicate Amazon ML Services vision, strategy, goals, status, and customer impact

Basic Qualifications

· BS, MS or PhD degree in computer science, or related technical, math, or scientific field
· Must have shipped a customer- or developer-facing product or service
· Strong track record of shaping business strategy for technical products or services
· Analytical and quantitative skills; experience in data collection, model building, testing and validation.
· Experience translating customer needs into innovative and detailed product requirements for customer-facing online and mobile products/services
· Experience working with customers, technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs
· Experience with Machine Learning Technologies

Preferred Qualifications

· Superior written and verbal communications skills
· Exceptional attention to detail, organizational, and project management skills
· Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
· Working knowledge of deep learning, machine learning and statistics.
· Experience in using Python, R, Julia, or Matlab or other statistical/machine learning software
· Strong communication and presentation skills
· Experience with statistical modeling / machine learning

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation

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