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Principal Technical Program Manager - Agile Delivery Excellence



IT, Operations
Austin, TX, USA
Posted on Friday, May 17, 2024

Job Description

We’re looking for a Principal Technical Program Manager - Agile Delivery Excellence to join Procore’s Engineering Enablement team. In this role, you'll establish and teach best practices in both planning and execution phases aligned with Agile principles and industry standards. Your goal is to enable our organization to deliver high-quality software effectively and with a continuous improvement mindset, in a fast-paced Software-as-a-Service environment.

As a Principal Technical Program Manager - Agile Delivery Excellence, you’ll partner with, and guide, a matrixed team of Technical Program Managers and Engineering Leaders to drive the implementation of the standard practices you’ve established. Use your servant leadership skills, technical acumen, and extensive experience working with Agile delivery teams to elevate our product and engineering delivery processes to new heights of maturity and excellence. Step into a vital role where you can make a significant impact on our product delivery and engineering culture. Submit your application today!

This position reports to the Director of Engineering Enablement and is based in our Austin, TX office. We’re looking for someone to join us immediately.

What you’ll do:

  • Guiding and mentoring a matrixed team of embedded Technical Program Managers (TPMs) reporting to their respective engineering leaders, with a dotted line to the Engineering Enablement team.
  • Develop and continuously improve standard TPM practices and methodologies, ensuring they align with Agile principles and the organization’s goals.
  • Coordinate with various engineering leaders and delivery teams to integrate and optimize the use of Atlassian applications and other Agile tools, enhancing their utility for effective software delivery.
  • Facilitate the alignment of agile delivery models with the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Product Life Cycle (PLC), ensuring seamless integration and efficiency.
  • Drive initiatives to refine Agile practices within the organization, focusing on operational efficiency and minimizing friction in the development process.
  • Be a custodian and a subject matter expert for effective Agile planning practices and develop a maturity growth path for teams and the broader organization

What we’re looking for:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, or a related field, or equivalent experience.
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in technical program/product management, with a strong emphasis on Agile operations, team leadership, and process optimization.
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience directly working with delivery teams as a Technical Program Manager, Product Manager, or Engineering Manager is required.
  • Extensive knowledge of the Atlassian ecosystem and other agile tools, with expertise in tailoring these tools for operational efficiency and team support.
  • Deep understanding of software development processes, agile methodologies, and product lifecycle management.
  • Strong analytical, servant leadership, and problem-solving skills, capable of driving improvements in a complex and evolving environment.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively interact with technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Agile-related certifications (e.g. Certified Scrum Master, Certified Scrum Professional, SAFe Agilist, PMI-ACP) are beneficial but not mandatory.

Additional Information

Base Pay Range $185,800 - $255,475. Eligible for Bonus Incentive Compensation. Procore is committed to offering competitive, fair, and commensurate compensation, and has provided an estimated pay range for this role. Actual compensation will be based on a candidate’s job-related skills, experience, education or training, and location.

Perks & Benefits

At Procore, we invest in our employees and provide a full range of benefits and perks to help you grow and thrive. From generous paid time off and healthcare coverage to career enrichment and development programs, learn more details about what we offer and how we empower you to be your best.

About Us

Procore Technologies is building the software that builds the world. We provide cloud-based construction management software that helps clients more efficiently build skyscrapers, hospitals, retail centers, airports, housing complexes, and more. At Procore, we have worked hard to create and maintain a culture where you can own your work and are encouraged and given resources to try new ideas. Check us out on Glassdoor to see what others are saying about working at Procore.

We are an equal-opportunity employer and welcome builders of all backgrounds. We thrive in a diverse, dynamic, and inclusive environment. We do not tolerate discrimination against employees on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other classification protected by law.

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