Full-Time

Staff Technical Program Manager

Updated on 5/8/2024

Betterment

Betterment

201-500 employees

Automated investing and savings platform

Data & Analytics
Financial Services

Senior

New York, NY, USA

Required Skills
Agile
Communications
JIRA
Asana
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • 6+ years of technical product/program/project management experience
  • Proven experience in managing multi-disciplinary projects and teams, across multiple time zones
  • Proficiency in project management tools such as Jira, Monday.com or Asana
  • Agile certification required
  • A systems thinker, capable of taking a data-driven approach to problem solving and process improvement
  • A track record of communicating effectively and translating between technical and non-technical stakeholders, both written and orally; experienced in tailoring communications and presentations for multiple levels of staff and executives regularly
  • Interpersonal skills to build relationships and collaborate with diverse, cross-functional teams
  • Someone who is self-motivated, action-oriented, pragmatic, and intellectually curious
  • A track record of fostering accountability among stakeholders regardless of seniority or tenure
Responsibilities
  • Drive the delivery of technical projects, processes and programs for key org and company-wide initiatives to ensure cross-functional alignment and accountability
  • Manage the lifecycle of multiple cross-functional projects simultaneously, from planning to launch
  • Guide and manage the usage of Agile methodologies to simplify project delivery
  • Partner with multiple stakeholders and cross-functional teams (Product, Engineering, Operations Leadership, Analytics, etc.) to prioritize and maximize the impact of your projects
  • Implement and evangelize process improvements across the Engineering org
  • Streamline collaboration with external partners and vendors to ensure seamless integration of third-party products and services
  • Drive decision-making, fostering alignment and accountability while dealing with ambiguity
  • Provide mentorship to more junior team members

Betterment offers automated investing with expert-built portfolios and a high-interest cash account, utilizing low-cost ETFs and adjustable risk profiles for long-term financial needs, as well as a transparent fee structure for investing and savings. The app also provides goal-setting and planning tools, automatic deposit and trading features, and rewards on everyday spending to help users grow their money and maximize their savings.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$448M

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2010

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

10%

2 year growth

4%