Principal Technical Program Manager
Posted on 10/27/2023
INACTIVE
Velocity Global

501-1,000 employees

Global employment solutions for compliant hiring and management
Company Overview
Velocity Global is a leading company in the global employment industry, offering a unique blend of technology and local expertise to help businesses compliantly hire, pay, and manage talent in over 185 countries. Their competitive advantage lies in their ability to simplify the complexities of global hiring, making them an ideal choice for businesses looking to expand their global presence. Furthermore, they demonstrate a strong commitment to employee retention, positioning themselves as an attractive workplace for top talent.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$500M

Founded

2014

Headquarters

Denver, Colorado

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

9%

2 year growth

46%
Locations
Toronto, ON, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Communications
Management
JIRA
SCRUM
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • Minimum of 10 years of related experience
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or 8 years of related experience with a Master's degree
  • Experience in software development and technical program or project management in SaaS
  • Working knowledge of Agile and Scrum methodologies
  • Deep understanding of the product development process and program management
  • Proven experience in risk management, project planning, and resource management
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Data-driven decision maker
  • PMP and/or Agile certification is a plus
  • Expert with program management tools, including Jira, Jellyfish.co, Notion
Responsibilities
  • Oversee the strategic direction and execution of all software programs within their domain
  • Leverage industry insights and best practices to guide the evolution of the organization's program management discipline
  • Oversee the integration of Agile practices with other organizational processes
  • Lead organizational efforts in understanding and anticipating market shifts
  • Establish the organization's strategic direction for stakeholder engagement
  • Craft communication strategies that resonate at all organizational levels
  • Develop and mentor the next generation of TPM leadership
  • Engage in critical projects, ensuring smooth execution and timely delivery
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience as a Product Manager or Software Engineer
  • Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or a related field
  • A combination of technical and business education
  • A PMP and/or Agile certification