Technical Program Manager

Sunnyvale
Engineering
Full-time
We are looking for our first Technical Program Manager to drive business-critical multi-disciplinary engineering projects from concept through execution. This role will leverage strong leadership, communication, planning, and engineering skills to help us manage the increased complexity of our releases and customer requests. Our ideal candidate has lots of experience shepherding complex releases in a fast paced and customer centric software house. This position will report directly to our CTO and will work cross-functionally with our Engineering, Design, Customer & Product teams.

At Applied, you will

    • Lead our company-wide release process to ensure high quality and on-time releases
    • Manage tracking and planning of customer requests, then collaborate with our engineering teams to ensure that we always deliver
    • Track all outstanding QA issues and partner with our QA team to ensure that they are resolved
    • Keep our incredibly talented and rapidly growing engineering team productive by planning requirements, identifying risks, managing a calendar of deliverables, and communicating a ton with a lively sense of humor

We’re looking for someone who

    • Has 4+ years of experience in a TPM role at a fast-paced software company
    • Has strong experience managing complex releases
    • Has worked with commercially available tools (JIRA, etc.)
    • Is gifted with an ability to execute thoughtfully and efficiently, with a “no task is too big or too small” mindset to get the job done
    • Has excellent written and verbal communication skills
Autonomy is one of the leading technological advances of this century that will come to impact our lives. The work you’ll do at Applied will meaningfully accelerate the efforts of the top autonomy teams in the world. At Applied, you will have a unique perspective on the development of cutting edge technology while working with major players across the industry and the globe