Technical Program Manager, Core Program Excellence – Location Flexible

Dropbox

Role Description

Dropbox is seeking an exceptional Technical Program Manager to manage multiple programs and projects for the Strategic Product Initiatives Team. This is a new, challenging, and highly visible position.  SPI TPMs are responsible for much of the heavy lifting on projects to ensure that our large scale projects are run efficiently and effectively.  This TPM will drive our internal documentation strategy. 

Responsibilities

  • You will drive our internal technical documentation strategy, including selecting 3rd party tooling, setting up processes, and getting buy-in from engineering, product, and design leaders.
  • You will manage other cross-functional software projects in support of our product roadmap.
  • You will be responsible for identifying stakeholders, driving to set roadmaps and strategies for the program, driving delivery, reporting status, and holding the bar on quality.
  • TPMs handle complex inter-team dependencies and bridge the gaps in technical management. 
  • You will need to work with many different domain resources from Product Managers, Engineers, Engineering Managers, UX Designers, Product Marketing, User Researchers, Product Analysts, Growth, Legal, etc.  

Requirements

  • 6+ years of Technical Program Management experience in a related industry
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent years of work experience running technical programs. 
  • Experience writing technical documentation, using modern documentation software, and shaping internal tooling strategy.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication, and comfortable presenting in large groups and handling high-pressure communication with senior management.  
  • Experience with managing large cross-functional projects with technical depth.  
  • Must have a thorough understanding of the software development lifecycle from concept to delivery. 
  • Proven track record for being detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow-through on projects.