Senior Technical Program Manager
Posted on 2/10/2024
INACTIVE
DigitalOcean

1,001-5,000 employees

Cloud-based app deployment platform
Company Overview
DigitalOcean's mission is to build the software that operates and maintains the best cloud for developers. DigitalOcean simplifies cloud computing so developers and businesses can spend more time building software that changes the world.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$1.6B

Founded

2012

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

22%

2 year growth

72%
Locations
Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Communications
SCRUM
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • Proven track record for delivering cross-functional programs in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience delivering technical programs, with a preference for experience in networking, storage and compute virtualization infrastructure
  • Experience working in both Agile (e.g. Scrum, Kanban, SAFe) and waterfall-based environments
  • Certifications preferred in Scrum, Agile, and/or Scaled Agile Framework
  • Comfort with a remote-first way of working and culture
Responsibilities
  • Drive value delivery for major technical programs and initiatives including prioritization, planning, risk management, execution, and measurement of success
  • Partner with Product and Engineering leads and leaders throughout the life of the program/initiative on value delivery and process/practice improvements
  • Build relationships within and across teams and orgs to lead stakeholders toward a common goal
  • Drive decision-making across multiple teams/orgs and stakeholders, spanning multiple locations
  • Effectively communicate to ensure program/initiative requirements, timelines, objectives, and expectations are understood and supported by internal and external stakeholders
  • Aid in resolving impediments, conflicts, demands, and priorities for their team, across teams, and orgs
  • Proactively manage changes in scope and priority shifts
  • Drive continuous improvement across teams and orgs and develop effective, scalable, and sustainable ways of working
  • Evangelize technical project & program management best practices within their team and across partner teams and orgs
Desired Qualifications
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to balance a detail- and process-oriented mindset with a focus on outcomes
  • Excellent facilitation skills
  • A growth mindset that prioritizes learning and improvement for yourself and the teams you work with