Mgr, Strategy And Planning

Amazon Lab126 Sunnyvale , CA 94085

Posted 1 week ago

Job Description: Amazon Lab126 is an inventive research and development company that designs and engineers high-profile consumer electronics. Lab126 began in 2004 as a subsidiary of Amazon.com, Inc., originally creating the best-selling Kindle family of products. Since then, we have produced groundbreaking devices like Fire tablets, Fire TV, and Amazon Echo. What will you help us create? The Role: As Program Manager of Strategy and Planning, you will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff in the Fire OS organization to design, build, and streamline our operations. In this role, you will:

  • Work with key stakeholders in the Fire OS and partner organizations to drive our twice yearly operational planning

  • Define top level organizational goals

  • Lead headcount planning and modeling

  • Identify common problems and inefficiencies across the Fire OS organization and come up with creative solutions to eliminate them

  • Communicate, written and verbally, with senior management on our planning and execution status.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent

  • 5+ years of experience working in the technology industry

  • Experience communicating with and presenting to senior leadership

  • Experience analyzing and proposing data-driven solutions

  • Experience with Excel

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience as a program manager

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong attention to detail and willingness to roll up sleeves

  • Demonstrated examples of leadership and ability to influence

  • Ability to prioritize effectively to manage multiple, changing priorities

  • Understanding of six-sigma and/or continuous improvement methodologies

  • Demonstrated ability to identify and solve ambiguous problems. In particular, identifying customer and vendor needs and inventing new and efficient ways to meet those needs

  • Experience in Scripting languages.

  • Experience doing operational planning and headcount management.

Lab126 is part of the Amazon.com, Inc. group of companies and is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age.


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