Sr Technical Program Manager, Computer Vision

New York, New York, USA

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Posted 1 month ago

Have you ever wanted to work on state of the art computer vision and applied machine learning that will make a lasting impact on society?

The AWS Computer Vision Data Platform team is expanding to New York City! We are seeking a talented, experienced, and customer obsessed Principal Technical Program Manager who has the passion to tackle ambiguous and challenging problems by bringing cutting edge deep learning technologies to customer facing computer vision products like Amazon Rekognition ( and Amazon Textract (

The mission of the AWS Computer Vision Data team is to efficiently deliver the right data in the right quantities with the right quality for training and testing an accurate model that solves the customer use cases targeted by the product. To that end, the team (product, engineering, science, and program/operations management) collaborates with customers, partners, and stakeholders to define, develop, and deliver a high quality outcome in terms of annotation/training/evaluation systems, raw data sourcing, ground truth definition, annotation guidelines & tooling, automated workflows, scalable operations, quality control, vendor relationship, and program management.

The Principal TPM on the team will drive the data program for a set of computer vision features by working closely with Product, Research, Engineering, and Operations. This role requires strong technical expertise with a background in computer vision and machine learning, excellent leadership and communication and hands-on program management skills. If you are excited about the future of computer vision and building new customer experiences, we want to hear from you!

Basic Qualifications

· 7+ years of relevant engineering experience
· Experience managing projects across cross functional teams, building sustainable processes and coordinating release schedules
· 5+ years of technical program management experience
· 10+ years of Program Management experience in a related industry
· Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical field
· Experience managing software releases
· Experience with issue tracking systems
· Experience with business applications such as Word, Excel and Project

Preferred Qualifications

· 5+ years of PgM experience for a computer vision product.
· Strong verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated experience engaging and influencing cross-functional stakeholders and senior executives.
· Track record for being detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow-through on projects
· Strong analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations, and drive actions.
· Strengths in problem solving, issue-resolution, ability to work in a deadline-driven work environment, high attention to detail, and ability to multitask.
· Demonstrated ability to understand and discuss technical concepts, manage trade-offs and evaluate new ideas with internal and external partners.
· Demonstrated ability to work across disciplines with product, engineering, research, and operations management counterparts to deliver online products/services.
· Strategic, analytical, and executional aptitude.

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Job tags: AWS Computer Vision Deep Learning Engineering Machine Learning Research