Amazon Corporate LLC Sr Program Manager, Technologly Integration in Detroit, Michigan
Sr Program Manager, Technologly IntegrationJob ID 659354 Location US-MI-Detroit Posted Date 5/2/2018 Company Amazon.com Services, Inc. Position Category Operations, IT, Support Engineering Recruiting Team .. Job DescriptionAt Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. Amazon is one of the most recognizable brand names in the world and we distribute millions of products each year to our loyal customers. Amazon is seeking a proven technology leader to implement advanced technology initiatives in Amazon Fulfillment centers. This role will be responsible for leading programs across the Automation Deployment Engineering (ADE) team. ADE supports WW Engineering Advanced Technologies in the deployment and development of: Robotics, Packaging Automation, Autonomous Vehicles, and new Mechatronic systems. This position requires the ability to innovate, analyze, plan, organize, implement, and manage process improvement projects to maximize safe, economical, and effective use of materials, energy, and people. Performance Objectives will consist of:•Study, learn, and diagnose Amazon fulfillment operational processes, identify root causes and improvement opportunities, prescribe improvement strategies and guide the improvement effort.•Planning and designing systems that increase critical-to-quality (CTQ) business needs by improving integration of people, materials, equipment, software, and finance.•Leveraging and integrating advanced technology into process design to maximize return on investment and minimize costs.•Recommending and implementing changes to product design, safety procedures, work methods, and labor standards.•Project and change management from conception to completion.•Setting clear goals and leading a team to achieve those goals.•Writing clear documents and leading project meetings with Sr. Management. What is the impact you can expect to enjoy:•Work on high impact projects at the leading edge of one of the world's most innovative companies.•Help Amazon meet the challenge of growth by designing simple and scalable solutions to complex problems.•Work with operations leaders as part of the Global Ops Engineering team to deliver transformative change.Basic Qualifications•Bachelor's degree in business operations, strategy, supply chain management, engineering, or other technical from an accredited university•Expert knowledge of Analytical Problem solving tools including Statistical Hypothesis testing, Optimization heuristics, DMAIC, Six Sigma, Simulation, Queueing Analysis•Demonstrated experience and proficiency in written and verbal communication•Experience developing and deploying large capital projects at global scale.•Microsoft Office products (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Visio, and MS Project), AutoCAD, and statistical analysis tools (JMP or Minitab, SAS, SPSS, R, etc.)•Experience with change management and influencing, negotiating and communicating across multiple organization levels.•Travel may be required.Preferred Qualifications•Self-starter and independent thinker.•Working knowledge and proven track record of success with analytical problem solving methodologies and programs.•Strong change management and influence skills; ability to negotiate and communicate across all levels of the organization.•Excellent presentation skills, dynamic approach with the ability to translate theory into practical application.