Technical Program Manager

San Francisco, CA or Seattle, WA
Engineering
Full-time
High Fidelity is looking for a Technical Program Manager to plan and drive technology initiatives. Your job will be figuring out what we need to do to build it. 

Responsibilities

    • Lead functional and technical delivery of key team and/or company-wide initiatives
    • Partner with Product Stakeholders, Engineering teams, QA teams, and other Program Managers to define and deliver features from concept to release
    • Track and communicate project progress among various internal and external teams
    • Define project requirements and deliverables, schedule and track project progress, being able to communicate status at every stage
    • Dive into the technical complexity of features and bugs when needed and be able to recommend the priority of issues
    • Proactively identify technical, procedural, or communication issues and drive creative solutions to fix them and manage risk
    • Identify and remove bottlenecks to deliver results and ensure team success
    • Ensure that the information your team needs is complete, current, accurate, and easy to find
    • Identify resources needed and work closely with team leaders to maintain full visibility of the project schedule and potential roadblocks
    • Provide project information for external users and teams who communicate with end users

Bonus Points

    • Ability to articulate and prioritize user requirements/feature requests
    • Experience with Github and open-source projects
    • Comfortable with 3D model formats
    • Strong interest in helping out users
    • Passion for Virtual Reality

Professional Qualities

    • Considerable attention to detail
    • Proficient communicator of technical topics across teams and audiences
    • Transparent and creative problem solver
    • Desire to partner with product teams to define strategy and requirements
    • Proficient working with engineering teams to design, scope, and shepherd features
    • Ability to create functional specs, project / release plans, and roadmaps
    • Capacity to own and execute multiple programs simultaneously
High Fidelity has approximately 75 employees working in engineering, product management, and customer development. We are a close knit group focused on building a genuinely free and permissionless solution for virtual reality. We are based out of offices in downtown San Francisco, California and Seattle, Washington. We'd love to learn more about your experience and how you can make our project a success.