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Program Manager, Engineering & Sustainability

Posted: 11 Jan 2021 Closes: 10 Feb 2021
LU, Luxembourg Competitive
Permanent & Full-time AMZ_1391374


At Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. As part of our Climate Pledge to reach net zero carbon by 2040, we're inventing solutions to drive carbon emissions out of our real-estate portfolio. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. As a Program Manager, Sustainability, you will be responsible for developing strategy and executing programs that reduce carbon emissions and improve the sustainability of our facilities and emerging business operations.

This candidate will work with stakeholders throughout Amazon European's Real Estate, Facility Maintenance, and new business teams to help design zero carbon facility solutions into new and existing Amazon facilities. This role requires working with business teams across the company to define requirements and high level process/system solutions, leading cross-functional teams and managing the timelines for field operations teams to support project launches. We are looking for candidates with a strong record of owning and executing strategic, cross-functional projects as well as partnering with other teams to drive key Sustainability programs across EU Logistics Warehouses. Written and verbal communication skills are a must in order to define high level business requirements for reaching our challenging Sustainability targets.

In this role you will:
- Support the execution of a comprehensive carbon reduction strategy for Amazon's buildings
- Lead the implementation and development of new technologies while maintaining a critical yet objective eye on all projects.
- Work with diverse stakeholders to coordinate, and implement strategies to reduce, monitor, optimize Amazon's energy, water, and waste from building operations
- Assist in preparing written analysis of findings and recommendations for various building-related sustainability solutions
- Analyze and communicate the financial impact of projects and initiatives
- Manage multiple, complex projects simultaneously
- Build relationships with external suppliers and partners, and with internal stakeholders
- Provide technical advice to Leadership teams


· A Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Civil/Structural Engineering, Environmental science, Business, or related field
- Extensive experience working in the building industry, with a focus on energy and sustainability
· Experience managing project timelines, contractor scopes, and project budgets
· Experience with building systems and commercial/industrial construction practices
· Experience using understanding of carbon reduction and sustainable building implementation strategies for energy, water, and waste
· LEED Accredited Professional, PE, CEM or other building professional accreditation


· An Advanced degree (MBA, MS)
· Ability to read and interpret building engineering drawings
· Demonstrated sustainable building project experience
· Experience with current building regulations
· Deep green building experience with demonstrated industry-leading sustainability design and construction
· Exceptional verbal and written communication skills in English

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