Manager, Program Management - Prime Gaming
9 days ago
Join Prime Gaming, a fast-growing team at Amazon where your ideas have the potential to reach millions. Work with game developers to grow their business and reach new customers, delivering high-value gaming content to Prime members around the world. Prime Gaming is looking for a Manager, Program Management to join our Content and Operations team.
As the lead of this team, you will oversee a group of program managers launching game content to make them available for free to Prime members. You will work across stakeholder teams in business development, marketing, account management, product, design, and engineering to ensure quality launches happen on schedule. You'll drive consistency in launch processes, and help the team scale to support an increasing content funnel. You will also dive deep into launch issues to identify root cause and implement improvements to the overall delivery of content initiatives.
About Amazon Games
Amazon Games applies the principles of Amazonian culture to the world of game design. We have a diverse team of talented, creative people pairing their love of making games with the unique strengths that come with being part of Amazon. Across all of our teams and locations, we are united by a common purpose: to share great gaming experiences with customers around the world. We believe in a future where everyone is a gamer and everyone can create, compete, collaborate and connect through games, and we are looking for the right people to help us build that future. With the power of Twitch and AWS at your fingertips, you will have the chance to innovate in gameplay, creativity, marketing, and technology, while working alongside some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.
Inclusive Culture, Work/Life Balance, & Career Growth
Here at AWS, we embrace our differences and are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We offer ten employee-led affinity groups with 190 global chapters, innovative benefits, and annual and ongoing learning experiences (including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences). Our team also puts a high value on work-life balance and offers flexible working hours. We believe striking the right balance between your personal and professional life is critical to life-long happiness and fulfillment. Additionally, our team is dedicated to supporting you with mentorship and pathways for ongoing development. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and are building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and promotes career choice.
· Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
· 5+ years of program or project management experience in a related industry
· 3+ years of experience interfacing with external clients and customers
· 2+ years of people management experience
· Experience in the video games or entertainment industry
· Experience with running launch readiness for products and programs
· High attention to detail and proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously
· Effective written and verbal communication skills
· Ability to work effectively with tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
· Effectively hires, manages performance, coaches, and promotes
· Past experience in a high-performance start-up or incubation effort within a larger company is highly valued
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