1+ months

Senior Technical Project Manager

New York, NY 10176
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**Our Story**


Xandr is a technology platform powering one of the largest global Advanced TV and Video advertising marketplaces in the industry. We scale our business as WarnerMedia people who independently build the Xandr platform and brand. For more than a decade, our data insights, premium content, powerful technology, and scaled direct-to-consumer distribution have given us a competitive edge leading us to improving advertising for all brands, publishers, and consumers.


How do we do this? With talented, passionate people like you! We bring together people from diverse backgrounds and give them an opportunity to bring their ideas to life. Join our community to Make Advertising Better!


**The Job**


We are looking for a Senior Technical Project Manager to join our team and help us to achieve even greater velocity in our projects. In this role, you will be responsible for helping our engineers and product managers select, implement, and customize the most appropriate project management methodologies (Waterfall, Agile). You will help clarify goals and requirements, foster transparency, clear obstacles, highlight risks, and promote highly collaborative teams. From a technical perspective, you need to feel comfortable with design concepts. You should be able to understand large scale architectural designs specific to a technical domain in the platform. You should be comfortable diving deep and understand the mechanism of multiple complex systems. You will work with product managers to define product experience, work with engineering leaders and engineers to design and build secure, durable, and scalable services.


**The Team**


We provide Project Management services to all Xandr product and engineering teams utilizing traditional and agile project methodologies to achieve industry-leading levels of efficiency. We achieve this goal by closely working with product and engineering leaders across Xandr and constantly adapting to and incorporating the best modern practices and helping improve the efficiency, reliability, repeatability, and flexibility and enable rapid development and deployment of new products, features, and services. Our operating efficiency directly contributes to the bottom line. We enable our colleagues, especially our engineering colleagues, to perform at their best.


**You Will**


+ Manage multiple complex and cross-functional technical projects

+ Collaborate with Engineering and Product leads to develop plans, goals, milestones, deliverables, and risk mitigation

+ Develop and deliver change management strategies to minimize impact where necessary

+ Identify and drive process improvement by diagnosing issues and implementing solutions

+ Optimize trade-offs between quality, resources, scope and time

+ Work with engineering, product, and leadership teams to plan and execute technical programs, product launches, operational activities, and process improvements.

+ Identify and communicate risks and blockers. Actively work to resolve these and drive successful deliveries. Ensure wide visibility through effective status reporting.

+ Derive learning from projects and feature deliveries. Use this information to inform new features and process for core and shared components.


**You Have**


+ BA/BS degree and 8+ years of experience in a senior technical project management role

+ Proficiency in leading large and complex strategic technical programs

+ Experience with both agile and waterfall development methodologies

+ Skilled in project management tools such as JIRA

+ Ability to work with and influence large cross-functional teams, including driving process improvement and change management

+ Ability to effectively communicate to stakeholders at a technical, business, operational and executive level

+ Ability to work in an extremely fast-paced, demanding, and fluid environment


**More About You**


+ You are passionate about a culture of learning and teaching. You love challenging yourself to constantly improve, and sharing your knowledge to empower others

+ You like to take risks when looking for novel solutions to complex problems. If faced with roadblocks, you continue to reach higher to make greatness happen

+ You care about solving big, systemic problems. You look beyond the surface to understand root causes so that you can build long-term solutions for the whole ecosystem

+ You believe in not only serving customers, but also empowering them by providing knowledge and tools


**Our Perks**


+ Comprehensive healthcare coverage

+ Flexible time off including volunteer days, vacation, and holidays

+ Professional development resources and education reimbursement

+ Paid parental leave

+ Fitness reimbursement

+ AT&T internet/phone and HBOMax discounts

+ 401k with company match


**Our Culture**


Xandr strives to foster a diverse, inclusive and engaging work environment. Our inclusivity in action includes:


+ Staying connected and embracing this new normal as we work from home - we may be social distancing but we're \#InsideTogether

+ Creating meaningful change for our communities (https://www.xandr.com/social-responsibility/) and pathways for future generations of diverse talent through our employee volunteerism efforts

+ Sharing insight and stories on what its really like to work here (https://www.linkedin.com/feed/hashtag/?keywords=xandrlife)

+ Partnering with organizations to support our commitment to womens advancement in tech

+ Providing accommodations for persons with disabilities, both for interviewees and for employees. Should you require an accommodation, please let us know and well make arrangements


**Awards**


Xandr, its products and its executives have received several prestigious awards. In 2020 alone, Cablefax's annual The Faxies awards named Xandrs EVP and GM Innovator of the Year and the Xandr technology organization Tech Team of the Year. In the same year, seven female executives were included in the Cynopsis list of Top Women in Media, and several of its products, innovations and client partnerships were recognized by esteemed outlets globally, including AdExchanger, Digiday, The Drum, ExchangeWire and Cynopsis. Concurrently, the companys dedication to corporate social responsibility was recognized in Fast Companys 2020 World Changing Ideas issue. Xandr was also included on Business Insider's Hottest AdTech Companies list in 2019 and 2018.


Xandr is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.


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We expect employees to be honest, trustworthy, and operate with integrity. Discrimination and all unlawful harassment (including sexual harassment) in employment is not tolerated. We encourage success based on our individual merits and abilities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or employment status.
Posted: 2021-09-03 Expires: 2021-11-01
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