1+ months

Sr. Manager, Product and Analytics - Tech

Seattle, WA 98104


Amazon€™s Supply Chain Optimization Technologies (SCOT) Forecasting team is looking for a passionate, results-oriented, and inventive leader to lead our product and analytics efforts toward building the next generation forecasts for the 100€™s of millions of products sold on Amazon worldwide. The team€™s charter is to create the machine learning and software platforms that supports various demand forecasting models that are used by over a hundred supply chain software systems to serve Amazon€™s retail businesses world-wide. Within Amazon's Supply Chain Optimization Technology (SCOT) team, Forecasting uses Deep Learning to predict customer demand for every product offering anywhere in the world. These predictions drive automated decisions about what inventory to buy and where to put it, all in an effort to ensure that Amazon's customers can buy the things they want and have them delivered as quickly as possible.

The successful candidate is one who thrives in a fast-paced environment, is an exceptionally strong analytical thinker, can define a vision for products in early stages, and can earn trust from business stakeholders worldwide. This leader will manage a team of Product Managers, Business Analysts, and Business Intelligence Engineers. They will be responsible for driving business insight, team operations, metrics definition, as well as managing the scale of our products and support for those products globally for the consumer business. This person will have direct responsibility for product management, analytics and metrics tools, cross team communications, and mechanism improvement. This is a strategic, data-driven role that has the opportunity to influence the global expansion and scaling strategy of Amazon supply chain technology. This leader will also own new programs as needed by the business in order to improve processes, increase team productivity and drive toward execution excellence. This is a unique opportunity to play a key role in an exciting and core area of Amazon€™s supply chain.

Key Responsibilities:
· Foster culture of continuous product and analytics improvement through mentoring, feedback, and metrics
· Deliver vision for a suite of products
· Own and champion operational excellence through establishment of group-wide metrics for measurement with a consistent, regular process for assessment and improvement
· Interface with a diverse customer base to understand requirements, priorities, and processes
· Set clear, measurable quality goals for an organization in a data-driven way
· Have the obsession to drive a better customer experience through everything that we do here at Amazon
· Bring innovative ideas to the table every day, in order to find better ways of accomplishing our customer objectives
· Raise the bar on functionality, flow, consistency, usability, and simplicity continually; guard the world-class supply chain experience at Amazon
· Mentor and promote your team members


Basic Qualifications:
· A passion for people management and mentorship; hiring and developing great people.
· Bachelor€™s degree in a field such as Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, Business or similar, with at least 10 years professional experience.
· Proven ability to manage competing priorities simultaneously and driving projects to completion.
· Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively across teams.
· Experience managing teams of 10 or more people
· A self-starter who loves using data to drive large scale improvements
· Great written and verbal communication skills €“ can provide information to technical and non-technical stakeholders alike.
· The ability to achieve results in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment is critical.
· Able to balance technical leadership with sound business judgment.


Preferred Qualifications:
· Experience with analytics and large data sets
· Experience with forecasting
· Experience working with scientists and engineers on machine learning (ML) or artificial intelligence (AI)
· Experience with AWS technologies


Posted: 2020-06-05 Expires: 2020-09-04

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