Senior Technical Project Manager at Highspot
Seattle, WA, US
Highspot is a leading SaaS provider of modern sales enablement solutions. Using Highspot, sales teams have content and guidance in one place, preparing them for every sales conversation. Advanced analytics help marketing and sales gain a deep understanding of how content is performing so they can optimize content investment and amplify best practices. Highspot helps companies achieve their revenue goals faster through tighter alignment and coordination between sales, marketing, and the entire go-to-market team.

We’re looking for a self-motivated, growth-minded, and unabashedly detail-obsessed Technical Project Manager to join our rapidly-growing product engineering team. This person will fill a pivotal role on the broader Highspot Product team, operating at the confluence of Product Management, Engineering, Design, and Customer Service. The right candidate is a seasoned agile practitioner who fluently speaks the language of SaaS products and technologies (though not necessarily a developer), and who knows how to apply and adapt process commensurate with the company’s size, culture, challenges, and strategic objectives. 


Responsibilities
 
  • Work closely with product management and engineering leadership to understand new features and product enhancements, ensuring that they are effectively documented and communicated, efficiently shepherded through the engineering process, and thoroughly tested.
  • Partner with QA to help suffuse quality and effective testing through every stage of the SDLC.
  • Optimize cross-functional development processes to meet the scaling organization’s needs.
  • Teach and model agile processes.
  • Write and manage technical documentation.
  • Anticipate and resolve risks and roadblocks to ensure projects are completed on time. 
  • Lead a variety of projects that intersect with product engineering; for example, initiatives related to compliance, business intelligence, reporting, and selection of technology and vendors.


Qualifications  
 
  • Proven success as a project manager for software teams in B2B SaaS companies.
  • Deep practical experience employing and teaching a variety of agile methodologies.
  • Experience with agile software development methodologies and productivity tools.
  • Experience selecting, deploying, and using application/system monitoring and reporting tools.
  • Ability to identify, prioritize, and successfully execute multiple competing priorities with minimal oversight.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills across both technical and non-technical audiences. 
  • Strong problem solving and organizational skills. 
  • Software development experience is a plus, but not required.
  • Entrepreneurial spirit, priding yourself on getting things done with a high level of quality.


Benefits
 
  • Exceptional medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • Flexible work and vacation schedules
  • Transportation benefits
  • Competitive compensation
  • Fully-stocked kitchen with healthy snacks and drinks
  • Free catered lunches every Friday
  • Company bonding events throughout the year
  • Open and spacious office located in the heart of Seattle
  • Great views of the city and Puget Sound
  • Meaningfully contribute to a compelling vision
  • Environment to do your best work

We are proud of our inclusive workforce. If you’re passionate about this role, but do not meet 100% of the qualifications listed above, we still encourage you to apply. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, citizenship, color, ethnicity, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or invisible disability status, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

About Highspot
 
Highspot helps sales teams improve customer conversations and achieve their revenue goals. From content optimization and performance analytics to in-context training, guided selling, and more, the Highspot platform delivers enterprise-ready features in a modern design that sales ­­reps and marketers love. Using Highspot, sales teams are able to stay connected to the best-performing content for each opportunity, customize and optimize their content, and more effectively engage with their customers and prospects. With 90 percent average monthly recurring usage and global support in over 125 countries, Highspot is the sales enablement industry's most trusted solution.