Program Manager

Atlassian

Atlassian can hire people in any country where we have a legal entity, assuming candidates have eligible working rights and a sufficient timezone overlap with their team. As our offices re-open, Atlassians can choose to work remotely or return to an office, unless it’s necessary for the role to be performed in the office. Interviews and onboarding are conducted virtually, a part of being a distributed-first company.

We are looking for an experienced Program Manager to drive and support the teams at Atlassian who power our e-commerce buying experience on our website, www.atlassian.com. Our Buyer Experience team is growing, and we need a Program Manager to help shape and drive the major programs of work throughout the department and within the company, bringing order and focus while leaving room for flexibility and innovation.
You will support the team in developing clear roadmaps, prioritized backlogs, a systemized project/feature request process, company-wide transparency, and driving scrum of scrums, checkpoints to continually improve especially as we scale, and most importantly the ability to deliver on commitments and customer/business value while crafting an extraordinary ecommerce experience.
You will program manage, support and partner with Scrum Masters, other Program Managers within the organization, Product Managers, Engineers, QA and UX Designers that are collectively responsible to deliver programs for the Atlassian ecommerce experience.

 

In this role, you will:

 

  • Perform program management duties involving cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of internal products or administrative systems.
  • Ensure all roadmaps that feed into your program combined into an integrated solution
  • Navigate changes that affect the program of work and ensure that the benefits of the program remain viable
  • Oversee plans and direct schedules. Monitor programs/projects from initiation through delivery interfacing with internal customers or department personnel.
  • Organize project activities and meetings; ensure communication facilitates completion of the program/project on schedule.
  • Utilize Agile experience to lead or partner with Agile teams to deliver on programs and projects
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    Program Manager

     

  • Partner with scrum teams to deliver our public web presence (UX, platform/infrastructure, marketing campaigns, and experiments).
  • Evangelize project and program management best practices
  • Promote, define, refine and enforce lightweight processes that fit our Agile software development culture and values
  • Assist teams in making realistic commitments on the program of work
  • Collaboratively identify and synchronize project interdependencies across multiple teams
  • Provide leadership for high profile programs and projects
  • Use your experience to identify and safely detonate land mines before we step on them
  • Partner with scrum masters to ensure that program needs are incorporated in sprint planning, project reviews, and retrospectives. Assist Product Owners in grooming product backlogs to prepare for sprint.
  • Remove impediments to the Development Team’s progress
  • Hold Development Team accountable for managing sprint workloads.
  • Partner with Product Managers to define and maintain KPI’s and success measures
  • Share both our successes and learnings 
  • Maintain a regular review cadence for the program
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    Agile Experience

     

  • Evangelize scrum, its roles, events, and artifacts to help the team (and those outside of the team) understand what they are and why to use them.
  • Identify impediments the team experiences and advise on ways to address them.
  • Define metrics for tracking progress, and determining success and completion.
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    More about our team
    As part of the Atlassian Buyer Experience team, you will help us:
    Own the product vision, strategy and buying experience on www.atlassian.com
    Experiment, test and optimize to build a frictionless and tailored end-to-end experience
    Partner with product marketing to bring marketing campaigns to life on the site
    More about our benefits
    Whether you work in an office or a distributed team, Atlassian is highly collaborative and yes, fun! To support you at work (and play) we offer some fantastic perks: ample time off to relax and recharge, flexible working options, five paid volunteer days a year for your favourite cause, an annual allowance to support your learning & growth, unique ShipIt days, a company paid trip after five years and lots more.
    More about Atlassian
    Creating software that empowers everyone from small startups to the who’s who of tech is why we’re here. We build tools like Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, and Trello to help teams across the world become more nimble, creative, and aligned—collaboration is the heart of every product we dream of at Atlassian. From Amsterdam and Austin, to Sydney and San Francisco, we’re looking for people who want to write the future and who believe that we can accomplish so much more together than apart. At Atlassian, we’re committed to an environment where everyone has the autonomy and freedom to thrive, as well as the support of like-minded colleagues who are motivated by a common goal to: Unleash the potential of every team.
    Additional Information
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    All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
    If your experience looks a little different from what we’ve identified and you think you can rock the role, we’d love to learn more about you.
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