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Senior Manager, Finance Technology PMO

Senior Manager, Finance Technology PMO

Job ID 
540059
Location 
IN-TS-Hyderabad
Posted Date 
27-05-2017
Company 
Amazon Dev Center India - Hyderabad
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Job Description

Amazon strives to be Earth's most customer-centric company where people can find and discover virtually anything they want to buy online. By giving customers more of what they want - low prices, vast selection, and convenience, Amazon continues to grow and evolve as a world-class e-commerce platform. Amazon's evolution from Web site to e-commerce partner to development platform is driven by the spirit of innovation that is part of the company's DNA. The world's brightest minds come to Amazon to research and develop technology that improves the lives of shoppers, developers, publishers and sellers around the world. Amazon’s vision is to offer the earth’s largest selection and lowest prices to our customers.

Finance is critical to the success of Amazon’s rapid global expansion of its business. The core mission of Finance Technology team is to enable Finance and our partners by building scalable and reliable technology solutions that facilitate Amazon’s growth. We are seeking a Senior Manager for the Finance Technology - Program Management Office (PMO). In addition to continuously driving and improving the execution of Finance's core mission, this role requires working closely with a team of senior managers/technical managers, Finance senior management and key software development teams across the company to define the strategy/roadmaps and lead the teams through delivery.

The job owner works with the Business/Finance teams, software development and product teams to deliver high quality, scalable solutions that are deployed globally. These solutions need to be scalable and must be able to be supported by the Operations teams including Support Centres. The job owner will collaborate with the product teams to deliver the best product with most efficient use of resources and technologies.

Basic Qualifications

10+ years of a Principal Program Management role, Shared Services Implementation or Senior Director role with experience in a related industry, including managing complex software implementation and retail operations.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills and ability to present in a clear and concise manner to all levels within the enterprise
  • Ability to think clearly, analyze quantitatively, problem-solve, scope technical requirements and prioritize tasks
  • Skilled at driving consensus with technical and non-technical audiences
  • Proven success in leading large programs across multiple business functions.10+ years of Program/project management experience in a mid-size or large company with a proven track record of successful delivery
  • Bachelor's or a Master’s Degree or the equivalent required
  • Professional communication abilities in English

Preferred Qualifications

  • Worked in dynamic, fast paced project delivery environment, where they led from the front, ensuring projects were delivered in line with success criteria
  • Experience of leading a team of program/project managers
  • Worked with stakeholders across multiple business units/geographies where they coordinated and held work stream owners to account on delivery
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written; articulate and concise
  • A self-starter with an entrepreneurial approach to projects, where ambiguity is a motivator
  • Strong project management portfolio where candidate must be experienced running multiple projects concurrently, engaging with different stakeholders and project teams
  • Experience in Finance system integration and the corresponding change management including designing business processes and workflows and roll out
  • PRINCE2/PRINCE2 Agile
  • PMI accreditation