Technical Project Manager at Highspot
Seattle, WA, US

About the Role

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 in 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. 

What You’ll Do
  • 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.

Your Background
  • 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

Equal Opportunity Statement
 
We aim to build an inclusive workforce at Highspot. 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, veteran status, race, religion, or sexual orientation.