Technical Program Manager, AWS Security

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Amazon Web Services (AWS) is seeking an experienced, self-motivated Technical Program Manager (TPM) who possess a unique balance of technical, security, and compliance depth, and strong interpersonal skills to join our Security Assurance Team. The successful candidate will manage technical projects, perform deep-dives into AWS security controls, design technical solutions for new controls, design monitoring enhancements over controls, and drive innovative process changes across organizations.

Inclusive Team Culture
Here at AWS, we embrace our differences. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion. We have ten employee-led affinity groups, reaching 40,000 employees in over 190 chapters globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and we host annual and ongoing learning experiences, including our Conversations on Race and Ethnicity (CORE) and AmazeCon (gender diversity) conferences. Amazon’s culture of inclusion is reinforced within our 14 Leadership Principles, which remind team members to seek diverse perspectives, learn and be curious, and earn trust.

Mentorship & Career Growth
Our team is dedicated to supporting new members. We have a broad mix of experience levels and tenures, and we’re building an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. Our senior members enjoy one-on-one mentoring. We care about your career growth as a passionate learner that is motivated to take on challenges.

Work/Life Balance
Our team also puts a high value on work-life balance. Striking a healthy balance between your personal and professional life is crucial to your happiness and success here, which is why we aren’t focused on how many hours you spend at work or online. Instead, we’re happy to offer a flexible schedule so you can have a more productive and well balanced life-both in and outside of work.


• Bachelor of Science degree (BS) in Computer Science (or related field)
• Minimum 3 years’ experience in any combination of the following: assessing/documenting/developing IT architecture and systems, software development, IT security.
• Minimum 3 years’ experience in program management in a technical field, organizing projects, and delivering quality releases on schedule.


• Understanding of computer science fundamentals and high level design.
• Experience in developing automated tooling in support of security controls.
• Experience supporting information security control audits (e.g. NIST 800-53, ISO 27017/27018, PCI DSS, SOC).
• Experience in generating automated metrics to measure IT security effectiveness and consistency.
• Knowledge in security engineering, system and network security, security protocols, cryptography, and application security.
• Understanding of cloud computing services/deployment architecture.
• Proven ability to succeed in cross-functional teams through influence versus direct management; excellent interpersonal skills.
• Proficient oral and written communication skills with the ability to tailor communications to various levels of management including precise and effective customer communications.
• Meets/exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role
• Meets/exceeds Amazon’s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role

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