Senior Solutions Architect (f/m), Amazon Alexa

 StepStone ·  14.05.2018 ·  Berlin ·  Amazon Deutschland Services

StepStone - Ihr neuer Job bei der Amazon Deutschland Services Alexa is Amazon's cloud-based voice service available on tens of millions of devices from Amazon and third-party device manufacturers. With Alexa, you can build natural voice experiences that offer customers a more intuitive way to interact with the technology they use every day. Our collection of tools, APIs, reference solutions, and documentation make it easy for anyone to build with Alexa. Senior Solutions Architect (f/m), Amazon Alexa Help mould the future of Alexa, voice recognition, and cloud-based content/services. If you have the right blend of passion, enthusiasm, customer advocacy, curiosity and creativity, you may just be right for the Solutions Architect lead role on the Alexa team. In this role, you will be working with top-tier companies & developers to help create incredible experiences that will wow customers using the Alexa platform on a variety of Amazon products in Germany. In this role, you will wear many hats, including technical advisor, software developer and evangelist. Your responsibilities will include owning key technical relationships and driving the ultimate success of partner projects. You will be the "face of Amazon" with key partners and drive discussions with senior technical leaders in those organizations. You will also be able to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges and map the intersection of partner needs and Amazon priorities. The ideal candidate will possess excellent customer engagement and communication skills as well as the technical background to fluently interact and provide guidance to software developers and architects. Ideally, you're someone who can write code with the best of them, but also wants to help guide the broader industry towards a technology you believe in. You have immediate credibility with technologists and developers at all levels. You love to share your passion with others and exhibit good judgment in selecting strategic opportunities to do so. You don't just want to be part of an industry movement; you want to be out front leading it. If this sounds like you, we'd like to speak with you. Responsibilities: Engage with partners' developers, architects, hardware engineers and project managers to facilitate the development of Skills for use with Alexa. Educate partners of all sizes on the Alexa platform and participate in deep architectural discussions to ensure their solutions are designed for successful deployment Spend time as required on-site with partners helping them integrate with Alexa Brief Amazon executive teams on progress in adopting Alexa Work with the Alexa product teams to define platform requirements Capture and share best-practice knowledge that future Alexa partners can leverage Help Alexa business development identify leads for new potential partnerships Lead a team of high-performing Sr. Solution Architects Basic Qualifications: 5-10 years of mobile, software or digital experience in technical role. 5-10 years of experience in the design, coding and implementation of complex IT systems Experience with two or more development languages such as Java, JavaScript, etc. A technical undergraduate degree in computer science, MIS, engineering or related discipline German speaking (native or native-like level) 5+ years of management of customer facing teams Preferred Qualifications Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical audiences at the C level Excellent verbal and written communication skills Exceptional interpersonal and relationship management skills Demonstrated effectiveness working across multiple business units to achieve results Proven ability to build and maintain executive level relationships. Experience in the voice processing, portable device or personal digital assistant industry Experience with speech-related hardware systems Hands on development experience or full understanding of mobile App development pipeline and process Track record for being detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow-through on projects Strong problem-solving skills; the ability to analyze problems and develop actionable and appropriate tactical plans quickly Ability to succeed in a fast-paced, innovative, and rapidly evolving industry and business organization Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation Ed Hackett Recruiter – Phone: 0044 1223 775 739 Firmenlogo, verlinkt auf — ein Projekt von DIPLANET Digital Solutions Impressum