Our client, a digital life insurance company built on full-stack technology and AI is looking to hire a Technical Project Manager to facilitate the product delivery process. Ultimately your work helps them figure out when they can deliver software projects.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Working closely with Engineering, Product, and Design to define an efficient software delivery process to improve delivery speed without sacrificing communication and team effectiveness
  • Implement just the right amount of process for each situation and measure the health of each project as it progresses
  • Collaborate with engineers to define, measure, and improve software quality metrics
  • Craft and maintain JIRA boards to track project progress and provide status to team members
  • Monitor projects and estimate the probability that it will complete successfully on or before the target
  • Facilitate process meetings such as stand-ups, planning, and retrospectives
  • Facilitate technical discussions to foster teamwork and gain insights in to project risk/scope
  • Communicate status throughout the product development process using the most effective channels and frequency of communication
  • Actively communicate roadblocks or significant delays in estimated delivery
  • Act as a coach to the team looking for ways members can be more effective.
  • Identify and quickly resolve blockers and assess technical risks

Required Experience

  • 3+ years of technical project management experience
  • Training as an Agile coach or Certified Scrum Master preferred
  • Experience using JIRA/Confluence 
  • You thrive in a highly independent work culture and are capable of working autonomously.
  • You have the initiative and motivation to make things happen.
  • You always want to sit next to the person who is smarter than you because you value a culture of mentorship and learning.
  • You are looking to bring your voice and talent to a mission-driven company in ways that help it to grow and expand its reach.
  • You can be located in their Austin or Dallas office