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Amazon Corporate LLC Senior Product Manager in Seattle, Washington

The Amazon Device organization designs, builds and markets Kindle e-readers, Fire Tablets, Fire TV Streaming Media Players and Echo devices and we are looking for a technical Product Manager that wants to make pricing for Devices great and work with the world's best scientists in getting it done. Working in Device Economics you will work on a team that is constantly looking to innovate on behalf of customers with new devices in existing and new categories -- and work with scientists and engineering to get our pricing right.We are looking for an analytical, innovative, hands-on and customer-obsessed Product Leader to help define user needs, business requirements, and drive adoption of our pricing applications for devices. This will enable teams worldwide to evolve on business model design and measurement. This person will be interfacing directly with business stakeholders and PhD economists to understand needs and challenges, defining a vision and roadmap for the services/tools and then working side-by-side with software engineers, data engineers to execute on this vision. Examples of such analytical services are tools for automating demand model generation and economic value estimation that drive roadmap and pricing decisions for the device organization.This role requires an individual with excellent analytical abilities, a background in application design, technical skills and the ability to effectively translate business requirements into functional specifications, as well as exceptional written and oral communication skills. The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of analytics, and the ability to assimilate new methodologies and data sources. They will be a self-starter comfortable with a high level of ambiguity and strong attention to detail.They will be working closely with software engineers, data engineers, economists and analysts in an exciting, fast-paced, and challenging environment. They will be responsible for presenting the product vision and roadmaps to the most senior levels of the organization and be evangelists for the services/tools with our internal users. Responsibilities Include:* Thought leadership developing applications and services for pricing optimization for Amazon's Device businesses** Define and advocate a vision and establish and maintain the roadmap for the software applications and services that scale business model evaluation and measurement** Work with software and data engineers to deliver on the roadmap and vision, on schedule and with a high reliability solution** Work with economists to define clear criteria for evaluating and continuously improving the performance of the models used in our applications** Establish mechanisms for collecting input on an ongoing basis from business teams, analysts and economists on opportunities and gaps for our applications** Evangelize the service and provide training to internal clients both within the device organization and potentially more broadly around Amazon** Provide support to internal clients looking to use the services and use that as an opportunity to identify potential improvements to training, documentation, or the service itselfBasic Qualifications* Bachelor's Degree* 5+ years of experience in product or program management, product marketing, business development or technology* Experience with end to end product delivery* Experience with feature delivery and tradeoffs of a product* Experience overseeing roadmap strategy and definition* A comfort with numbers and discussing science topics.* Experience working across teams in a large organization.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 protec