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Sr. Product Manager

Sr. Product Manager

Job ID 
Amazon Japan G.K.
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Job Description

Amazon Digital Music team – the team behind Prime Music and MP3 download store – is currently seeking a high-performing, collaborative, results oriented and technologically savvy product manager.
This position plays a pivotal role in harnessing business and technologies, working side by side with functional business teams such as Programming and Marketing in JP Digital Music and with the product management team in San Francisco and Seattle. Projects this role will own range from localizing global product/feature launches to defining local business requirements of product features unique.

Thus this role is expected to have deep understanding of customers, business and technologies, to roll up his/her own sleeves to propose improvements and enhancements to stakeholders and to be committed to delivering results by giving great customer experience to customers.

Key responsibilities include:
-Work closely with functional teams in Japan and the product management team in the U.S. to drive global product launches and product enhancement.
-Support product strategy and vision through data and analysis and create buy-in for your vision both internally and with key external parties.
-Report status of on-going and future product launches and feature enhancement to JP Digital Music country lead, flagging and troubleshooting potential issues and risks.
-Help QA teams in the U.S. or any locale in testing new features.
-Become a single point of contact for any product related topics and liaising local functional teams and the product management team in the U.S.
-Proactively find ways of growing the business and providing values to customers.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree required
5+ years of experience operating, managing and delivering results in a consumer facing product management role
Native level Japanese language fluency required
Strong verbal and written communication skills both in Japanese and English
Experience working within a global and fast growing team
Project management experience
Familiarity with Excel and SQL

Preferred Qualifications

MBA preferred
Exhibits excellent judgement
Experience operating both strategically and tactically in a fast-paced environment
Has relentlessly high standards
Has collaborative mindsets and respect teamwork
Proven project management skills, ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously.
Familiarity with – and passion for – technologies and innovations