Sr. Technical Program Manager
Posted on 3/31/2023

501-1,000 employees

Home security company
Company Overview
Simplisafe wants to make home security accessible to everyone
Dorchester, Boston, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent technical field
  • Experience managing software development projects using the Scrum agile methodology - Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) credentials are a plus
  • Experience managing cross-functional technical teams to deliver complex projects
  • Strong written communication
  • Technical depth with experience in understanding technical designs, challenges and risks
  • Strong analytical skillset
  • Ability to understand complex concepts and make well-reasoned decisions with imperfect data
  • Customer Obsessed - Building deep empathy for customers and developing strong, long-term relationships with them
  • Aim High - Always challenging oneself and others to raise the bar
  • No Ego - “no job too small” attitude, and open, inclusive and humble style
  • One Team - highly collaborative approach to achieving success
  • Lift As We Climb - A track record of investing in developing others and helping others succeed
  • Lean & Nimble - working with agility and efficiency to experiment in an often-ambiguous environment
  • Be a bridge and a connector for the company
  • Create predictable process paths for large and/or complex efforts. Improves, streamlines, and/or eliminates excess process
  • Define product requirements for engineering teams. Negotiates resources and priorities. Escalates effectively. Is able to find a path forward in difficult situations
  • Be intuitive, attentive, driven, organized, insightful and productive
  • Work collaboratively to allow engineers to be better, faster and more informed
  • Address communication issues and effectively develop relationships with stakeholders at all levels of the SimpliSafe organization along with external partners (JDM, 3rd party contractors, etc.)
  • Build trust across the organization
  • Be passionate, but act with empathy and integrity
  • Establish standard reports & dashboards to provide concise and effective communications to key stakeholders on project status, issues/risks, and accomplishments
Desired Qualifications
  • Minimum five years experience in the product development field - consumer electronics
  • Experience with other software development life cycles is a plus