Technical Program Manager, Instagram Business Experiences

Menlo Park, CA | New York, NY

Join a collaborative and passionate team working to prepare Instagram’s business for the future. As a Technical Program Manager, you will work closely with multiple stakeholder teams including product, engineering, design and marketing to build the roadmap and lead the execution of commerce tools and initiatives. Instagram Technical Program Managers operate within the engineering organization and have technical knowledge that enables them to influence and drive cross-team projects and roadmaps. The right candidate has a background in ads and is passionate about helping people create meaningful connections to products and businesses. We are looking for an excellent communicator who is knowledgeable in mobile product development, passionate about the digital business experience, excited to collaborate, and focused on advancing Instagram engineering and products. This is a constantly evolving space, and the TPM is expected to be flexible and pivot based on the problems we are trying to solve. This person will be highly organized, productive, poised, and able to thrive in high-pressure, time-sensitive scenarios.

Responsibilities

  • Articulate the technology, requirements, goals and milestones of your team
  • Build subject matter expertise in your area and stay up to date on technological developments
  • Develop and manage cross-functional programs, facilitating relationships across Instagram, Facebook, and external partners to identify risks, manage dependencies and optimize resources
  • Work with Product and Engineering to define your team's strategy
  • Drive internal process improvements across teams, remove roadblocks, and deliver on high-impact projects with a focus on efficiency, performance, and quality
  • Assess business impact, prioritize initiatives and drive accountability in a fast-paced environment through project planning and strong interpersonal skills

Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or equivalent experience
  • 7+ years of software engineering, systems engineering, hardware engineering, or technical product/program management experience
  • Experience delivering tech programs or products from inception to delivery
  • Knowledge of user needs, gathering requirements, and defining scope
  • Experience operating autonomously across multiple teams, demonstrated critical thinking, and thought leadership
  • Communication experience and experience working with technical management teams to develop systems, solutions, and products
  • Organizational, coordination and multi-tasking experience
  • Analytical and problem-solving experience with large-scale systems
  • Experience establishing work relationships across multi-disciplinary teams and multiple partners in different time zones

Preferred Qualifications

  • Technical knowledge and/or experience in payments and e-commerce
  • Web or internet start-up technical management experience

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