Technical Program Manager, Query



IT, Operations
Dublin, Ireland · Remote
Posted on Wednesday, January 24, 2024

The worldwide data management software market is massive (According to IDC, the data management software market is forecast to be $94 billion in 2023 growing to approximately $153 billion in 2027, representing a 13% compound annual growth rate). At MongoDB we are transforming industries and empowering developers to build amazing apps that people use every day. We are the leading developer data platform and the first database provider to IPO in over 20 years. Join our team and be at the forefront of innovation and creativity.

The Technical Program Management team’s mission is to drive effective execution practices for healthy, high performing teams that consistently add value to our customers.

As a Technical Program Manager for the Query team, you will own processes that ensure this critical team is able to seamlessly execute the multitude of high impact/high visibility projects.

We are looking to speak to candidates who are based in Dublin for our hybrid working model.

The right candidate for this role will be:

  • Experienced with 3+ years working in an engineering organization, whether in a program/project management, development or administrative role
  • Able to maintain a strategic view of our software engineering process even while executing on the minutiae of everyday development
  • Skilled at communicating across a diverse set of engineers and their stakeholders (also engineers)
  • Hyper-organized and capable of juggling all of the data associated with projects and task-tracking
  • Knowledgeable of and experienced with implementing agile/Scrum best practices
  • A role model for effective execution practices, driven by an attuned sense of priority and urgency
  • Experienced in successfully delivering complex cross-functional projects
  • Able to appreciate the engineering concepts being discussed, allowing them to facilitate discussion and flesh out the details required to ensure successful delivery
  • Experienced in gathering process pain points from team members and stakeholders and devising improvements to address them
  • Trained in working with project tracking software (e.g. Jira, Rally, MS Project)
  • Interested in learning everything about MongoDB
  • Interested in business automation work such as scripting in Python, Google Apps Script and Slack

Position Expectations:

  • Design, maintain, and improve the processes that span multiple teams and/or products
  • Recognize patterns in a sea of information and take action accordingly
  • Expand knowledge into new domains as called upon
  • Act as a steward for the tools that power our engineering operations (including our wiki, project management software, retrospective tool, etc)

Success Measures:

  • In 3 months you’ll have fully ramped up on the team’s and common processes of CoreDB Platforms & Developer Interfaces
  • In 6 months you’ll have successfully collaborated with peer TPMs across several high impact projects
  • In 12 months you’ll have identified and begun working on areas for improvement in cross-cutting documentation, projects and processes

To drive the personal growth and business impact of our employees, we’re committed to developing a supportive and enriching culture for everyone. From employee affinity groups, to fertility assistance and a generous parental leave policy, we value our employees’ wellbeing and want to support them along every step of their professional and personal journeys. Learn more about what it’s like to work at MongoDB, and help us make an impact on the world!

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