Senior Technical Project Manager - Data Engineering in San Francisco, CA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Samba TV   •  

San Francisco, CA 94102

Industry: Consumer Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 59 days ago

This job is no longer available.

We are seeking Senior Technical Project Manager to drive our ambitious business goals by organizing our resources within the Engineering and Research and Development organizations. We have several positions available across the core technology teams which develop on our IoT platform: embedded hardware, infrastructure and technical operations, and data engineering.


  • Concept to completion ownership of project scope, schedule, implementation, and costs
  • Manage coordination, tracking, and communication of project requirements, priority, and status with key stakeholders and vendors
  • Translate between cross-functional teams and levels of management to influence outcomes
  • Establish frameworks and roadmaps to approach difficult, long-term problems
  • Drive accountability for ideas, deadlines, and outcomes
  • Establish and maintain operational policies, processes, and procedure

Must have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science or related technical field
  • Understanding of Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC). Experience of delivering Big Data projects a plus
  • Knowledge of the project delivery and acceptance processes within a fast-paced and high business growth environment
  • Industry knowledge of the TV/Video and/or Ad Tech industry
  • Demonstrated capability for problem solving, decision making, sound judgment and assertiveness, and strong relationship building and interpersonal skills
  • Independently driven with high sense of ownership, urgency, and proven ability to lead and influence others
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, ability to communicate clearly and effectively with developers, business owners, and executive team members
  • 3+ years of experience in technical program management
  • Experience in external-facing project management role, such as integration management
  • Experience in managing an E2E project, including data collection from devices, big data processing and UX
  • Proficiency in applying either or both Agile and Waterfall techniques
  • Proficiency in structuring complex projects in JIRA and Confluence
  • Familiarity with a range of data collection, processing and presentation techniques aimed at the advertising industry

Nice to have:

  • Experience in managing development across multiple devices, e.g., web, mobile, set-top box, etc.
  • Experience with online video advertising technologies
  • Experience in launching new products and features to enterprise customers
  • Experience in VC-backed company that scaled up rapidly and/or went public
  • Experience delivering at least one real-time product at a high scale.

Valid Through: 2019-9-13