Full-Time

Lead Program Manager

Design Foundations

Posted on 5/22/2024

Pinterest

Pinterest

5,001-10,000 employees

Visual inspiration platform with shopping features

AI & Machine Learning
Consumer Goods
Data & Analytics

Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Agile
Communications
Management
JIRA
SCRUM
Product Design
Requirements
  • 5+ years product design program management experience or equivalent
  • Proficient in JIRA, other project management software a plus
  • SCRUM, Agile, or PMP certifications
  • Demonstrated proficiency in design program management across multiple product surfaces
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, as well as exceptional organizational and time management skills
Responsibilities
  • Partner with Design leadership and primary stakeholder to create a strategic project plan for the assigned design team based on a business need
  • Partner with Design leads to define primary stakeholders, determine scope, and gain leadership and XFN support for design programs based on the predefined project goals
  • Execute design programs ensuring the program team meets deadlines, tracking against design milestones and following up on action items through owning all program documentation and operations including communication plans, forums, and meeting cadences as required
  • Work cross functionally with teams internal and external to Design to turn ambiguous opportunities into actionable outcomes
  • Define and standardize new processes from the ground up to streamline collaboration between stakeholders and manage design partnerships across multiple teams
  • Advocate for the customer, ensure design, content & research is part of the product development process
  • Manage risk by proactively raising issues around programs before they become a roadblock, and work quickly to resolve any issues that may arise
  • Create transparency by acting as the point of contact for programs, providing regular updates and decisions to stakeholders and ensuring updates are visible within the company
  • Report on the success of programs and completing project closeout steps, post-mortems, and/or leading any follow-up iterative work

The company provides a visual inspiration platform with search, save, and shopping features, leveraging visual search, image recognition, and recommendation algorithms to deliver personalized and curated content to users.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$2.9B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2010

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

13%

1 year growth

21%

2 year growth

49%

Benefits

Flexible and generous vacation and holidays

Global year-end paid company holiday closure

Comprehensive mental and physical health benefits for you and your family

Retirement plans that allow for tax savings

Fitness offerings

Personal and professional development resources

Adoption support, paid parental leave, egg freezing (in the US) and other family building benefits

Discounts and perks

Meals and snacks in the office

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