Event Technology Manager – Amazon

Company Name: Amazon
Location:
Seattle, WA
Type:
Full Time


Job Description:

We are looking for an Event Technology Manager with exceptional virtual, technical, and project management skills to support the development of planning processes, integration and implementation of event technology for the global advertising marketing and training team. This is an opportunity for a dynamic, driven project manager to join our growing team and make a significant contribution building virtual events that enable our worldwide sales teams and brand marketing strategies. To be successful in this role you will need to be creative, technically savvy, and driven to deliver high-quality customer-facing events. You should be dedicated to continually testing, measuring, and evolving your event technology.

Your Responsibilities Will Include

  • Onboarding, integration, and execution of a broad event technology portfolio
  • Work cross-functionally with strategic and sales enablement event teams to identify, scale, produce, and execute event technology solutions
  • Management and technical implementation of virtual event hosting platforms and solutions used by event teams
  • Event live stream technical management
  • Partner with event marketers to define metrics, developing registration and onsite management/reporting that gathers metrics from conception to reconciliation (including viewership data for virtual events, data flow integrations, and others as needed)
  • Design/develop event microsite and registration platform templates, including but not limited to as well as onsite check-in and mobile solutions
  • Work with program managers, business leaders, stakeholders, and key vendors to drive critical event technology initiatives related to virtual programs and content hosting
  • Event scheduling and prioritization (within the virtual platform and across event team)
  • Researching, evaluating, and recommending new technologies and technology vendors to support event needs

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience defining program requirements and using data and metrics to determine improvements
  • 5+ years of experience delivering cross functional projects
  • 5+ years of experience in program or project management
  • 5+ years of experience working cross functionally with tech and non-tech teams
  • 4+ years of experience managing event technology
  • 5+ years of experience developing or utilizing Strategic Meetings Management Platforms (SMMP), including registration/request management systems, mobile event applications, and other onsite tools (e.g. mobile check-in, RFID, etc)
  • 1-3 years of experience working with or managing virtual event/webinar/collaboration tools
  • Strong bias for action: ability to manage multiple, competing priorities with a sense of urgency in a dynamic environment
  • Customer Relationship Management (CRM) tool experience (Salesforce preferred)
  • Capability to move easily between generating big, creative ideas, and driving ongoing process improvement
  • Proven analytical and data-driven decision-making capabilities
  • Experience working cross-functionally across multiple teams and disciplines
  • Analytical thinking shown to drive metrics and benchmarks to ensure continuous improvement in process and results
  • Ability to identify better ways of working at scale through building new mechanisms and processes
  • Demonstrated ability to perform well in a highly dynamic, geographically diverse, and rapidly changing environment
  • Proficiency with MS Office suite
  • Basic knowledge of HTML

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience creating and evaluating technology BRD
  • Vendor management
  • Internet/technology company experience
  • Management and execution of a digital event strategy
  • Digital advertising and advertising technology experience
  • SQL/HTML/JavaScript/CSS

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.