1+ months

Technical Program Manager

Propeller Consulting
Portland, Oregon 97209
  • Payrate
    $85,000 To $120,000 Yearly
  • Job Status
    Full Time
At Propeller, you will:
  • Advance your technology program expertise by working with cross-functional, global client teams in a variety of industries and domains
  • Coordinate and collaborate with product, engineering, and support teams to deliver high-impact technology deployments in an agile environment
  • Deliver technical projects including builds, upgrades, migrations, integrations and deprecations; drive projects from start to finish, including analysis, design, development, testing, and implementation phases
  • Build strong relationships with clients, stakeholder, and technical contributors to help advance the needs of the project, and have support and allies to turn to when issues arise
  • Drive sessions on solutioning that help clients scope and size future work, assist in translating these conversations into resourcing, financial, and delivery projections
  • Communicate clearly and concisely while delivering presentations and written communications to large stakeholder audiences and executive leadership teams, being able to explain the status of technical risks and issues in a business-friendly manner that helps drive alignment 
  • Manage multiple projects confidently yet carefully with incomplete information; bring structure where there is ambiguity
  • Anticipate and resolve stakeholder resistance and other risks, in order to bring others along to a desired outcome
  • Develop a trusted client partnership by surfacing unspoken concerns and seeking to understand the client’s business and environment as a whole
  • Grow with Propeller by supporting internal initiatives to uplift our people, processes, and market presence
  • Cultivate new skillsets based on your own professional development goals utilizing the learning and development budget provided by Propeller
  • Work where you live; all our consultants work locally with no travel required


You have:
  • 3 - 10 years of technical program management, systems engineering or related experience with software, networking, or cloud technologies in agile environments
  • Comfort with all aspects of the software development lifecycle from requirements gathering to development to testing to release management and a solid understanding and familiarity with the challenges that are often found within each phase to be able to proactively see potential issues before they arise
  • Experience managing risk, budget, resourcing, and schedules against project milestones, you can confidently manage and report on project budget 
  • Ability to facilitate and provide direction to engineering and development teams
  • Experience working with third party technology providers
  • Exceptional presentation, communication, and facilitation skills, being equally as comfortable speaking with a group of engineers as you are with a group of senior stakeholders and knowing how to tailor your message appropriately to the audience
  • Career history that demonstrates progressive responsibility and accountability
  • Ease with building rapport and trust among all stakeholders and teammates through integrity, honesty, authenticity, and drive
  • Natural curiosity, creativity and humility
  • Demonstrated proactiveness and perseverance in complex environments - would always rather be thinking two steps ahead than playing defense
  • Bachelor’s degree required; Advanced degree preferred
  • The ability to demonstrate a legal right to work in the U.S.

Salary Details

We believe in fairly and equally compensating our employees for their time and talents. We do that by offering a competitive salary, uncapped bonus eligibility, an employee stock ownership program and many other benefits. There is a wide range of salaries based on years of experience, specific skillsets, anticipated marketability to Propeller’s clients, and location; the total compensation range (base + bonus) for this position is $85,000 to $120,000. Specific ranges will be discussed in the later stages of a candidate’s interview process.


Posted: 2021-03-10 Expires: 2021-04-24

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