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Amazon Corporate LLC Risk Manager in Seattle, Washington

Are you a risk manager or auditor? Do you enjoy evaluating new business initiatives, products, and services for opportunities to make them more reliable and resilient? Amazon, the world's most customer centric company, seeks a Risk Manager to support our global payments organization. In this role, you will participate in risk assessments of new products and services, as well of our existing processes and systems. You will identify opportunities to improve our payment processes and controls to mitigate risk and improve financial and operational performance. You will also contribute to the development of risk mechanisms to help the business identify and evaluate internal/external risks, and help define the technology, processes, and control improvements required to mitigate them. You will work with our payments business, operations, and technology teams to help them manage risks to their business, while influencing the broader risk culture across Amazon's global payments organization. You will also engage with stakeholders across the company, including other specialized fraud, risk, compliance, and legal functions. This position supports a global organization and is an exciting opportunity to be a part of a dynamic and high paced environment.About Amazon's Consumer Payments organization: The Consumer Payments (CP) organization is responsible for managing the payment methods that we accept around the world, the supply chain needed for Amazon to accept payments, the paying customer experience, and driving down Amazon's Cost of Payments. We are also responsible for creating and operating a collection of Amazon-branded payment products (including Gift Cards, Credit Card Products, Amazon Currency Converter, and Shop with Points), as well as the Business Payments, Seller Lending, and Amazon Pay businesses. Our mission in Consumer Payments is to delight our customers by building payment experiences and financial services that are trusted, valued and easy to use from anywhere in any way.Core Responsibilities* Perform risk assessments for new products/features and existing processes/systems to surface risks across all risk categories (i.e. operational, strategic, reputational, etc.), engaging SMEs as needed.* Advise on risk mitigation strategies and control mechanisms to prevent fraud, abuse, and other operational risks that negatively impact Amazon, our partners, and our customers.* Support risk reporting, as well as oversight and escalation mechanisms, to ensure key risks are addressed prior to launch through mitigation or risk acceptance at appropriate levels.* Perform post-launch reviews to capture new risk scenarios; conduct deep dives on repeated errors to eliminate defects* Audit and analyze risk metrics for each business to identify emerging risks and monitor controls.* Prepare and deliver business reviews to the management team regarding emerging risks, status of risk assessments, and control performance.* Contribute to management reviews regarding project progress and roadblocks.* Surface risk insights and best practices for risk management and mitigation* Contribute to internal risk management tools, resources, training, and mechanisms that can scale with the organization.* Independently manage projects as assignedBasic Qualifications* 5+ years of professional experience in Risk Management or other internal control functions (e.g. internal audit, compliance, fraud mitigation, etc.) in a financial services, payments, merchant/acquiring, audit/consulting, business software, retail or online services company.* 3+ years experience in Enterprise, Strategic, Product or Operational Risk roles.Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally