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Technical Program Manager

Pear Deck

Pear Deck

IT, Operations
Posted on Tuesday, May 21, 2024
What We Do
At GoGuardian, we’re helping build a future where all learners are ready and inspired to solve the world’s greatest challenges. Our award-winning system of learning solutions is purpose-built for K-12 and trusted by school leaders to promote effective teaching and equitable engagement while helping empower educators to keep students safe.
What It’s Like to Work at GoGuardian

We are an outcomes-focused learning company with a steadfast focus on improving learning environments, one classroom at a time. Working with us means joining a remote team of diverse, committed, mission-driven employees who are inspired by our vision, dedicated to our customers, and ready to roll up their sleeves. Guardians put their heads together to solve problems, learn together from experiments that fail, and stand together by their work with full accountability. We balance our diligence with an inclusive culture that invites everyone to bring their whole self to work. Join us and learn why “I love the people here” is one of the most frequent comments we hear from Guardians.

The Technical Program Manager will be responsible for Agile Software Development. They may also manage enterprise projects utilizing various other project management methodologies.

What You'll Do

  • Work with Product Managers & Executives to prioritize projects across the organization based on company goals and objectives
  • Create and deliver C-level presentations
  • Manage delivery of projects through the full lifecycle from design to roll out, marketing, sales and production support
  • Exhibit a solid understanding of application of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodology, including requirements definition, UI/UX design, architectural design, stakeholder management and feedback
  • Lead a cross-functional team in a matrixed organization for successful, on-time delivery
  • Negotiate scope and priorities with key stakeholders
  • Think out-of-the-box in optimizing delivery practices, resources, and key performance indicators to ensure successful delivery

Who You Are

  • Ability to work independently and quickly adapt to emerging requirements and changing priorities
  • Strong interpersonal and proactive problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Minimum of 6 years managing the successful delivery of technical, software development projects and programs
  • Minimum of 4 years managing product delivery teams using Scrum, Kanban, and Jira
  • PgMP or PMP certification preferred
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent education preferred

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