Senior Technical Program Manager
Updated on 2/9/2024
Hypergiant

51-200 employees

AI-powered decision-making software for critical sectors
Company Overview
Hypergiant Industries, established in 2018, stands out as a leader in the AI technology sector, specializing in trusted decision-making software for critical industries such as space, defense, and infrastructure. The company's strength lies in its data visualization products, which provide customers with a comprehensive understanding of specific environments and actionable intelligence for quick decision-making on emerging issues. With a legacy of developing advanced technologies for top-tier brands, Hypergiant is actively shaping the future, leveraging AI to maintain global safety, security, and prosperity.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Energy
Aerospace

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$17M

Founded

2018

Headquarters

Austin, Texas

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

45%

2 year growth

10%
Locations
Washington, DC, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Management
JIRA
SCRUM
Confluence
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • 7+ years of experience in a technical role in software development organizations
  • At least 5 years facilitating as a Technical Program Manager in developing new cross-functional roles, launching new program management tools, and implementing improvement processes
  • Expert level experience in working with Confluence, Jira, and improving these tools
  • Ability to lead and influence cross-organizational teams in introducing new tools and processes to optimize engineering output
  • Extensive experience with SDLC methodologies, allowing for flexibility in process
  • Strong technical proficiency demonstrated in any number of ways, e.g., coding skills, quality assurance experience, or technical writing background
  • Experience in managing multiple teams for a program each with varying degrees of maturity on both the Scrum and Traditional program management scale
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to facilitate parties working collaboratively and efficiently
  • Proven track record in developing, improving metrics, and optimizing adoption
  • Experience in risk reporting, management, and mitigation
  • Preferred certifications: Scrum Master Certification (such as CSM or PSM) or PMP and any other relevant certifications
Responsibilities
  • Own projects from idea phase to post deployment which involves multiple engineering and external teams
  • Develop and refine the role of cross-functional TPM by partnering with portfolio level cross-functional TPM team and Operational TPMs
  • Design, develop, and deploy new tools and processes to improve cross-team program management collaboration
  • Facilitate org-level processes such as program reviews and retrospectives that provide visibility, surface risks and blockers, and offer avenues for input and feedback to Platform Services leaders and stakeholders
  • Facilitate the development of requirements in consideration of known technical capabilities, limitations, and interdependencies across entities
  • Define and execute a high caliber communication and delivery plan for complex programs
  • Assist teams in story writing, backlog maintenance, prioritization, and planning. Facilitating creation and prioritization of project-level features and backlogs
  • Continuous evaluation of process and seeking for ways to improve at every iteration
  • Lead planning, refinement, and release ceremonies for the engineering team
  • Proactively highlight and resolve risks and issues and clearly communicate those risks to stakeholders
  • Forecast program risks, while proactively analyzing and communicating mitigation plans to stakeholders
  • Cultivate relationships across engineering, product, and operational teams to drive progress forward, influence negotiations, and advocate for desired outcomes that best serve our teams