1+ months

Sr. Technical Program Manager, Kuiper Networking

Redmond, WA 98052


Join Amazon€™s Project Kuiper! This is an initiative to launch a constellation of Low Earth Orbit satellites that will provide low-latency, high-speed broadband network connectivity to unserved and underserved communities around the world.

Key job responsibilities

  • Aggregate and convert technical specifications for Kuiper's Ground and Space subsystems, including Customer Terminals, Gateways, Satellite, AWS services and all interconnects
  • Establish mechanisms to manage scrums, Jira tasks, budgets, dashboards, schedule and overall delivery for the Networking SW
  • Map HW / SW co-dependencies and track accuracy of plans and technical developments for all major milestones in Kuiper.

Export Control Requirement
Due to applicable export control laws and regulations, candidates must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. permanent resident (i.e., current Green Card holder), or lawfully admitted into the U.S. as a refugee or granted asylum.

A day in the life
In this role, you will build and scale Project Kuiper€™s Networking and Services Development Program. You are accountable for creating and working the complex multi-subsystem program plan for the development, test and delivery of Kuiper's end to end SW Networking and ISP services.

About the team
The Team is responsible for Architecture, design and delivering and end to end Networking systems for both constellation and ground, as well as the services that utilize the network to delivery last mile and and back-haul internet services.


Basic Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of experience in technical leadership roles or technical program management, systems architecture or system development.
  • 5+ years of project management experience.
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical discipline or professional experience.


  • Networking, Aerospace or Satellite Communications Industry experience.
  • Management experience with SW development teams, including contractors and vendors
  • Proven experience in prioritizing and managing large scale enterprise projects using project management tools.
  • Hands-on experience in an engineering role and demonstrated knowledge of program management best practices.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.


Posted: 2022-09-28 Expires: 2022-12-17

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