Senior Technical Program Manager
Posted on 2/7/2024
Business Wire

5,001-10,000 employees

Commercial news distribution company
Company Overview
Business Wire is on a mission to redefine how organizations connect with their audiences. Organizations big and small depend on Business Wire to accurately publicize market-moving news and multimedia, host online newsrooms and investor relations websites, and generate social engagements that continuously develop interactions with their target audience.
Financial Services

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$1.7B

Founded

2011

Headquarters

Addison, Texas

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

-5%

2 year growth

-6%
Locations
United States
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Communications
Management
JIRA
SCRUM
Confluence
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • 7+ years of technical program and product management experience
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Project Management Professional (PMP), Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), or similar certifications are a plus
  • 7+ years of experience working directly with engineering teams
  • 5+ years of prior hands-on software development experience
  • Thorough understanding of design, development, testing, and build and release processes for complex software
  • Experience managing programs across cross functional teams, building processes, and coordinating release schedules
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
Responsibilities
  • Drive the strategic planning, execution, and delivery of projects across multiple teams with a hands-on approach
  • Break down complex business requirements into manageable projects
  • Facilitate architectural analysis and engineering design efforts
  • Communicate technical and product decisions ensuring alignment across teams and stakeholders at all levels
  • Lead delivery of solutions in an Agile and timely manner, providing direction as well as firsthand execution of deliverables when needed
  • Effectively communicate progress to stakeholders via dashboards, reports, and other methods
  • Refine and improve Agile methodology and adopt new techniques, such as Shape Up methodology
  • Improve utilization of Agile tools, such as Jira and Confluence
Desired Qualifications
  • Ability to engage at every level of project and program management and provide firsthand support (an “all hands on deck” approach)
  • The ability to influence without authority, and drive technical discussion and change