Technical Program Manager

Snap

Los Angeles, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Prod Mgmt/Dev
  • Post Date: 04/02/2021
  • Website: snap.com
  • Company Address: 63 Market St, Venice, CA, 90291

About Snap

Snap Inc. is a camera company.

We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate.

Our products empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together.

Job Description

Snap Inc. is a camera company. We believe that reinventing the camera represents our greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. Our products empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together.

 

We’re looking for a Technical Program Manager to join Snap Inc! As a member of the Monetization engineering team, you will take ownership of technology development synergy across a team of experienced and talented researchers and engineers. Working from our Los Angeles headquarters, you’ll utilize a good understanding of research and engineering to recognize issues and risks, provide expert solutions to tough problems, and drive scheduled completion. The Technical Program Manager will drive project development planning, scheduling, and final execution.

 

What you’ll do:

  • Lead engineers in cross-organizational projects to deliver results that move Snap engineering forward

  • Deliver a realistic picture of projects’ technological scope and progress

  • Efficiently track projects and development schedules, ensuring technology quality and on time delivery

  • Manage project development costs while prioritizing project tasks and risks

  • Simplify and minimize technology complexity

  • Drive partners and integrate deliverables into projects

  • Communicate project statuses to the entire project team

  • Foster an open and collaborative environment

 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • A relationship builder with natural verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong organizational skills and proven project management track record

  • Experience in project schedule management and work breakdown structures

  • Capacity to work in a fast paced, continuously changing environment

  • A demonstrated ability to manage complex projects effectively (sets clear goals, identifies roadblocks, designs solutions, and tracks progress against deadlines)

  • Ability to take calculated risks to achieve engineering breakthroughs

  • Someone who can prioritize, focus, and is an independent thinker and problem solver

  • An individual who is self-motivated and driven and has demonstrated commitment to take accountability and responsibility for success of large programs
     

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent years of experience

  • 1+ years of Technical Program Management (TPM) experience

  • Development experience using python or other scripting language

  • Hands on Data or SQL analysis experience 

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years experience in software technical program management

  • BS/BA degree in computer science

 

At Snap, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and communicate. Snap is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. EOE, including disability/vets. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at [email protected].

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