Voice-driven AI is no longer relegated to the realm of science fiction. Alexa Experiences and Devices is focused on leveraging emerging technologies to create new product opportunities that deliver the future of voice-
driven AI to our customers and partners.
We are a team of builders that work passionately to apply cutting edge technologies to solve real-world challenges that will transform the Alexa experiences in ways we can’t even imagine yet for our customers worldwide.
You will be working with a unique and gifted team developing exciting products for consumers and collaborate with cross-
functional engineering teams.
We are seeking a Senior Product Manager to develop and deliver new Alexa experiences for our international customers. You will help build the strategy and vision for a team focused on new features, and you will develop and look after the roadmap based on that strategy and vision.
A successful candidate will be customer-obsessed and highly analytical, being able to work extremely effectively in a matrix organization, show perseverance and steadfastness, love thinking about new products and technologies, and be adept at synthesizing a variety of technologies and capabilities into high quality, simple products and applications that customers love.
Key Responsibilities :
Lead the definition, design and construction of features that delight consumers and compel them to engage despite an abundance of alternatives and distractions
Lead the development of the product strategy and vision supported by internal and external analysis
Create buy-in for the product vision both internally and with key external partners
Work closely and collaboratively with design and product teams from partner organizations
Drive dialog with engineering teams and program management from multiple products to deliver integrated services
Define creative, high quality, simple product roadmaps based on product strategy and vision
Develop detailed, crisp business requirements and user stories that can be used to create product specifications and architecture for each product and application
Manage prioritization and trade-offs among customer experience, performance, and operational support load
Proactively identify and resolve strategic issues that may impair the team’s ability to meet strategic, financial, and technical goals
Bachelor’s degree or higher with a technical discipline
5+ years of consumer facing software product management experience
Experience coordinating complex product development cycles and software development schedules
Familiarity with mobile technology, web services, and back-end application infrastructure
Strong verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated experience engaging and influencing senior executives
Strong analytical and quantitative skills with the ability to use data and metrics to back up assumptions and recommendations and to drive actions
MBA or Master’s degree
Passion for transformative user experiences
Demonstrated ability to understand and discuss technical concepts and manage tradeoffs
Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
High attention to detail including precise and effective customer communications and proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment where continuous innovation is desired
History of teamwork and willingness to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job done