Program Manager III, Engineering Capabilities in Seattle, WA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Indeed   •  

Seattle, WA 98160

Industry: Consumer Technology

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 33 days ago

Your job.

Indeed Program Managers are responsible

for effectively delivering business results by championing a culture of

accountability and consistent project & program management

practices. We are facilitators and motivators, working across departments and offices to ensure collaboration, communication, visibility, and successful delivery of cross-functional programs.


What You Will Do

  • Plan
  • and manage a large program consisting of multiple complex projects.
  • Help drive delivery of project work through project managers who are
  • working on related programs.
  • Lead the definition, design, and rollout of a new program or strategic initiative
  • Drive work to align to business goals and outcomes by partnering with the program sponsor and stakeholders to define the program OKRs and roadmap
  • Understand and evangelize your program's strategy and its benefits for Indeed
  • Leverage change management best practices to ensure the successful adoption of strategic initiatives
  • Lead program reviews with stakeholders and senior leadership to drive alignment and specific outcomes
  • Create stakeholder facing metrics, weekly executive summary and reporting
  • Apply analysis based on in-depth research and interpretive thinking. Evaluate and recommend solutions from various options.
  • Collaborate across Indeed with stakeholders and other project/program managers.
  • Anticipate and mitigate risk by conducting assessments across the program to determine if the implementation plans meet stakeholder requirements and will achieve strategic objectives.
  • Mentor
  • other more junior program and project managers to refine their
  • individual project management skills and behaviors. Provide
  • opportunities to others to help close their skill gaps.
  • Assist in recruitment and provide input to hiring decisions

About you.

  • Highly adaptable and agile in a fast-paced hyper-growth environment; able to thrive within ambiguity.
  • 8+ years experience leading large and complex cross-functional programs/projects.
  • Experience influencing senior management and setting expectations for major cross-functional initiatives.
  • Excellent interpersonal effectiveness and communication skills (written and oral)
  • Strong organizational skills and deep understanding of Project Management concepts for planning, monitoring, and reporting
  • Effective analytical skills with an ability to identify issues and resolve, or identify the internal resources to assist
  • Successfully executed enterprise-wide initiatives: defined project plans, coordinated resources, managed implementation activities, and developed all processes associated with program rollout and ongoing support.
  • Experience working with remote teams
  • Experience with multiple delivery methodologies (e.g., Lean, Agile/Scrum)
  • Desire to mentor and take responsibility to grow others, with past experience mentoring others as a peer-leader
  • Knowledge of Internal platforms and/or developer experience a plus
  • Metrics-oriented and capable of sophisticated analysis about processes and project impact to monitor objective progress in their own projects.
  • Technical familiarity with Cloud Infrastructure (AWS, GCP, Openstack), and/or Kubernetes, a plus.


Valid Through: 2019-11-13

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