Technical Program Manager - Software

San Francisco
Software – Software Engineering Program Management
Full-time

Jawbone Health is seeking a passionate and collaborative Technical Program Manager to join the Engineering Program Management team in San Francisco, CA. 

As a cross-disciplinary Health-focused product development team consisted of research, technology, design, strategy and product functions, we define the next generation of Health services experiences for Jawbone Health products. 

The Technical Program Manager will be a highly motivated individual who has a strong technical background in program management. The ideal candidate should be able to manage complex technology projects with aggressive schedules, deliver the projects on time. This includes figuring out innovative processes for efficiently planning, implementing, and delivering Jawbone Health projects. The candidate possesses strong problem-solving and analytical skills, excellent communication skills to contribute continue success to Jawbone Health. The candidate should be passionate about the projects and delivering quality products in timely manner. 

Responsibilities:

    Lead the Agile Scrum process through daily standups, sprint planning, resource planning, and retrospectives.  Ensure the execution of sprints with rigor
    Establish and manage a product backlog with respect to strategic priorities and visibility on execution to the company’s roadmap.
    Work with engineering team to develop long-term strategy
    Identify roadblocks and breaks in the development process, then work with the team to resolve and provide solutions

Requirements:

    2-3 years managing software projects with a team of 10-15 engineers
    Strong relevant technical knowledge and conceptual understanding of architecture
    Experience planning all stages of the software development life cycle
    Comfort working an Agile Scrum model (standups, sprints, retrospectives, etc.)
    Master of juggling priorities and resources
    Ability to dig deep and communicate both about individual tasks and long-term strategy
    Self-driven to take challenges head-on and achieve goals
    Excel at working in small, dynamic and fast-paced groups

Preferred Qualifications:

    Experience with JIRA
    Understanding of monitoring and health system management
    B.S. in Computer Science