Amazon Corporate LLC Technical Program Manager - AWS Security in Seattle, Washington

Technical Program Manager - AWS Security Location: US-WA-Seattle Job ID: 730327 Company: : Amazon Web Services, Inc. Position Category: Project/Program/Product Management--Technical Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States Job DescriptionWe are looking for a self-motivated Technical Project Manager (TPM) with strong technical skills, problem-solving abilities, and customer obsession. You will work directly with AWS service teams, infrastructure and administrative teams to identify opportunities to improve AWS' security posture. You will define tooling requirements, drive process improvements, and work with service owners and cutting edge technology to develop innovative solutions to complex technical challenges. The ideal candidate would have excellent communication skills, the ability to influence people from customers to managers by creating win-win solutions, and the desire to be an individual contributor in securing Amazon's next-generation cloud. We are looking for an individual with knowledge of security concepts, who understands software development, and can drive initiatives in an agile manner. The ideal candidate will draw upon exemplary project management capabilities, critical thinking, problem-solving skills, and a passion for creating reliable, maintainable, and secure systems. The candidate should be open to new challenges, innovative, self-directed, and a great team player. Candidates should drive continuous process improvement and collaborate effectively with cross-functional business and software development teams to solve problems and implement solutions. The candidate will interact with a broad cross-section of the Amazon organization, spanning a wide range of technologies. We have a team culture that encourages innovation and we expect team members to take high degree of ownership for their program vision and execution of ideas. Key responsibilities include but are not limited to: Work with engineering teams across AWS to prioritize security solutions Define and drive a program - define project plans, drive objectives with stakeholders, effectively communicate program status, escalate risks, and provide ongoing support to stakeholders to accomplish goals Drive the design, build, and operationalization of innovative solutions to enable security at scale Clarify and drive project commitments, as well as establish and maintain clear chains of accountability Identify and report on program metrics Create and maintain program documentation in support of security goals Communicate effectively at multiple levels of management, building trust across the organization, and demonstrating discretion with sensitive information Coordinate projects across multiple teams, driving them to successful conclusion while building strong, lasting relationships with both internal and external customers Basic Qualifications Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, (or related field) Minimum 3 years' experience in any combination of the following: assessing/documenting/developing IT architecture and systems, software development, IT security Minimum 3 years' experience in program management in a technical field, organizing projects, and delivering quality releases on schedule Minimum 1 year experience in identity and access management. Preferred Qualifications Have a clear understanding of cloud computing services/deployment architecture. Understanding of computer science fundamentals and high level design. Experience in developing automated tooling in support of security controls. Experience in generating automated metrics to measure IT security effectiveness and consistency. Knowledge in security engineering, system and network security, security protocols, cryptogra