Overview

DESCRIPTION

This role is equal parts business strategy and product definition/delivery. You will need to thrive and deliver results in an ambiguous, fast-paced, and dynamic business environment – operating at all levels of the organization. The ideal candidate will use a combination of outstanding analytical skills, cross-functional understanding, business judgment, and strategic thinking to define the programs that expand reach of Amazon Devices across different countries. You will work closely with many partners such as business development team, solutions architects, finance, Content team, tax, accounting, and legal to ensure customers have access to a world class experience.

Candidate will possess superior native-level oral and written (Khaleeji Arabic and English) communication skills with an innate attention to detail as well as the technical understanding to drive deals across all stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities:
– Define user needs, identifying gaps, features enhancements and opportunities.
– Define creative, high quality, simple product roadmaps based on team strategy and vision
– Develop detailed, crisp business requirements and user stories that can be used to create product specifications and architecture for each product and application
– Manage prioritization and trade-offs among customer experience, performance and operational support load
– Create buy-in for the product vision both internally and with key external partners
– Work closely with engineering teams and program management to deliver products to market
– Proactively identify and resolve strategic issues that may impair the team’s ability to meet strategic, financial, and technical goals

This role requires:

· a deep understanding of user patterns, defining key metrics, designing analysis, instrumenting the reporting artifacts by working with data engineers and BIEs, up to senior executives. Your outputs will shape the product and business decisions for builders creating products and features customers love. You will need a strong ability to identify the most critical metrics and the relationships among those to inform customer obsessed decisions.
· a solid understanding of how to acquire and transform data to drive your analysis in a consumable way for your stakeholders.
· an excellent writer with the ability to take complex ideas and translate them into understandable insights and recommendations.

The successful candidate will possess a strong background, have a passion for innovating, have a well-rounded background in their current software and/or hardware disciplines, be comfortable with ambiguity, and motivated by a fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment. This means you are not only able to develop and drive high-level strategic initiatives but can also roll up your sleeves, dig in, and get the job done. You will need to make appropriate trade-offs to optimize for quality, meet deadlines and communicate goals, milestones, and desired outcomes to cross-functional teams and leadership. The candidate should have experience working in a product development environment, strong organizational skills, and excellent -facing communication skills.

Responsibilities:

· Establish and run a managing analytics roadmap involving cross-functional stakeholders (BIE, data science, data engineering, product, marketing)
· Owning the metrics definitions and instrumentation
· Design and execute product/feature validation projects
· Help with the strategy, design, and execution of new initiatives aimed at new product features

We are a team of builders that work passionately to apply cutting edge technologies to solve real-world challenges that will transform the customers’ experiences. You will be working with a unique and gifted team developing exciting products for consumers in collaboration with cross-functional teams. We embrace the challenge of understanding how we can serve customers’ needs in different cultures and locations in a native way.

If you are interested in shaping the future of our product for customers in the MENA region, come and join us.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· Fluency in Gulf dialects and languages
· Exceptional communication abilities, both verbal and written, including long-form business writing on complex topics
· Experience working on confidential and/or high-tech programs and/or products
· Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
· Success with the planning and delivery of large scale, complex, and cross-functional projects
· Decision making and complex problem solving; a system thinker who proactively gathers the right data from appropriate sources to make the right decisions

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· Masters degree in the related fields (business, marketing, mathematics, statistics)
· Experience in a product development environment (e.g. IT, Software)
· Previous experience in marketing analytics
· Experience leading in the delivery of large, complex, programs
· Significant experience including the following disciplines: scope,

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About Afaq Q Tech General Trading (Amazon)

"Make History

Amazon.com, a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, Washington, opened on the World Wide Web in July 1995 and today offers Earth’s Biggest Selection. Since Jeff Bezos started Amazon.com, we have significantly expanded our product offerings, international sites, and worldwide network of fulfilment and customer service centres. Today, Amazon.com offers everything from books and electronics to tennis rackets and diamond jewellery.

If you thrive in a challenging and fast-paced environment, you’ll meet your match with us, as you will be part of a vibe of constant improvement, where the things you do at one moment, you will not necessarily be doing 6 months later. We don’t like to sit still, which is why we always treat every day like the first day. A day to make more good things happen for our customers. It’s that kind of spirit that drives our success now and keeps us ahead of the competition in the future. And you could be part of it. It’s as simple as this: Work Hard. Have Fun. Make History."