Senior Technical Program Manager

Role description

The opportunity

We are looking for a Program Manager to coordinate strategic high-level program initiatives across the IT organization! This individual will work closely with project sponsors, cross-functional teams, and IT Product Teams to maintain program portfolios with prioritization, status and milestones. They will work with Product Owners, Project and Program Managers to identify risks and opportunities across multiple projects within IT Enterprise Systems. They have a talent for complex program coordination and exhibit superb communication and organizational skills!

What you’ll be doing

  • Analyze, evaluate, and overcome program risks, and produce program reports for management and stakeholders
  • Project manage strategic projects from ideation through final implementation and go-live creating project plans, setting deadlines, assigning responsibilities and monitoring and summarizing progress of the project
  • Collaborate closely with new product implementation, product governance teams and regional offices around the world to plan the entire project lifecycle
  • Partner with both technical and non-technical peers to execute on work throughout the project life-cycle
  • Deliver results; own the portfolio of projects, and lead projects to achieve desired goals

What we’re looking for

  • Expertise in implementing software solutions using both Agile and Waterfall project management methodologies
  • Experience with IT, Sales, Marketing, Services, Financial, HR, Legal SaaS Systems (Eg: Workday, Salesforce)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Agile concepts, user story creation, sprint planning, daily scrum meeting, retrospective and review
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills with an ability to state things simply and persuasively for a variety of audiences - internal, external, business and technical
  • Exceptional planning, facilitation, dependency management, risk analysis & management skills

Life at Unity

Unity (NYSE: U) is the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content. Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, filmmakers, and others, use Unity to make their imaginations come to life. Unity’s platform provides a comprehensive set of software solutions to create, run and monetize interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content for mobile phones, tablets, PCs, consoles, and augmented and virtual reality devices.

The company’s 1,800+ person research and development team keeps Unity at the forefront of development by working alongside partners to ensure optimized support for the latest releases and platforms. Apps developed by Unity creators were downloaded more than five billion times per month in 2020. For more information, please visit www.unity.com.

Unity is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations or accommodations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.

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Unity is looking to hire a Senior Technical Program Manager at their Austin, TX, USA location. Job contains the tags VR, Senior, Unity, Lua and Tech.
Job discovered on 6/21/2021