Principal, Maintenance Operations

Amazon Prime Air
Job Type: 
United States

We’re working on the future. If you are seeking an iterative fast-paced environment where you can drive innovation, apply state-of-the-art technologies to solve extreme-scale real world delivery challenges, and provide visible benefit to end-users, this is your opportunity.The Prime Air team is seeking a Principal Support Engineer, Continued Airworthiness and Maintenance. This role works with highly qualified technicians in a complex operational environment, setting the highest standards in the execution of the Prime Air mission. This role also requires close partnership with program and product leaders focused on the maintenance functions. With these partners, this role will build out new processes, mechanisms to measure performance, and deliver on the teams goals. This position involves regular communication with senior management. Cross-team coordination and project management skills are essential.The ideal candidate is a demonstrated leader who is passionate about maintenance operations and the tools that power them. They are expert in aircraft maintenance and comfortable digging into details regardless of the domain.We’re looking for people who innovate and love solving hard problems. To be successful, you must combine customer obsession and operations leadership with a demonstrated ability to get the right things done quickly and effectively.Come work on the Amazon Prime Air Team!Export Controls LicenseThis position may require a deemed export control license for compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Placement is contingent on Amazon’s ability to apply for and obtain an export control license on your behalf.


Basic Qualificationsmiddot; Bachelor's degreemiddot; Experience with written business communicationsmiddot; 5+ years of applied experience in maintenance operationsPreferred Qualificationsmiddot; Master's Degreemiddot; Excellent written and verbal communications skillsmiddot; Expertise in operations, supply chain, and logisticsmiddot; 10+ years of applied experience in maintenance operationsmiddot; 5+ years of applied experience in aircraft maintenance operationsAmazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation

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2/24/2020 7:44:29 PM

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