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21/01 Smitha
TA Manager at EXXAT

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Exxat - Technical Program Manager (5-10 yrs)

Bangalore Job Code: 883926

- The Exxat team is looking for smart and talented individuals who are interested in driving the quality of software that we produce, which ultimately enables many of our initiatives across the company. Exxat is a software production company that powers and enables our clients to manage their clinical education swiftly. We believe technology is the most natural user interface for interacting, solving complex problems, and hence, we are inventing the future. This is a growing place, and we are looking for a bright and enthusiastic Technical Program Manager (TPM) who is skilled in anticipating bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make trade-offs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints.


- An ability to take, complex projects and break them down into manageable pieces to deliver them in a successful and timely manner. Maturity, high judgment, negotiation skills, ability to influence, analytical talent and leadership are essential to success in this role. We are looking to dramatically increase the scope and scale of our existing solutions and we are also looking at new approaches and technologies to tackle areas where we are just getting started.

Responsibilities :

- As a Technical Program Manager, you will be responsible for identifying, scoping, and delivering an end to end project.

- You will have the opportunity to engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff.

- You will be comfortable working across time zones and through ambiguity.

- You thrive through building consensus and driving teams towards results.

- You will help to kick-start a new chapter and have an enormous opportunity to help implement a strategy fostering a mindset of quality across the organization, all while collaborating with a mix of both business and technical partners.

- A key superpower for a TPM must be to work with a product's various Technical Program

- Managers and Development Managers to ensure that status is properly reported and mechanisms are in place to report and escalate dependencies between teams.

- TPMs need to not only excel in operating at a strategic level but also need to understand when to dive deep to keep the project on track.

- Specifically, TPMs must set the bar on the ability to discover the true requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative technical and business approaches, and lead engineering efforts to meet aggressive timelines.

- Along with that, TPMs need to clearly and concisely communicate, both verbally and in writing, with senior management on status, risks, and required mitigations to maintain project commitments.

- TPMs are expected to support the team in making appropriate trade-offs to optimize time-to-market, clearly communicate goals, roles, responsibilities, and desired outcomes to internal cross-functional and remote project teams.

- If you are creative, customer-focused, have a passion for excellence and client delivery, and would like to try the new technologies, this team is right for you!

- The right candidate will possess proven program management skills, will demonstrate experience leading medium to small products and projects.

- You are expected to be versatile and able to thrive in a dynamic, entrepreneurial environment.

- You are not hindered by managing competing priorities and are able to bring order to ambiguous scenarios.

- You will be data-driven and analytical.

- You can clearly & effectively communicate (written as well as verbally) across the org and up to senior leadership.

Requirements:

- Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline (EE, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering)

- Excellent oral and written communication skills

- Track record for being detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow-through on projects

- Strong problem solving and negotiation skills to earn trust and influence partners and teams, and demonstrate success in shipping of products on time.

- 5+ years of technical program/project management experience

- Experience leading cross-functional teams to deliver projects with multiple dependencies and constraints

- Experience defining projects, identifying risks, coordinating scope, identifying dependencies, scheduling and deploying new products and features

- Master's or advanced technical degree

- Knowledge of product development process (PDP) and lifecycle

- Experience with medium scale software development (Application, Services, Cloud)

- Strong problem solving and negotiation skills to earn trust and influence partners and teams, and demonstrate success in shipping of products on time.

- Previous software development experience is a plus.

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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