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Creating economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce is a responsibility we all share. To truly transform the global economy, we must evolve the way we hire and enable our talent to serve people of all backgrounds and experiences. LinkedIn is committed to diversity in its workforce and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
Do you love leading teams and developing people? Do you love to work on products that millions of people use to help build their careers and connect to economic opportunity? LinkedIn?s mission is to connect the world’s professionals to make them more productive and successful.
LinkedIn is looking for a Senior Manager, Technical Program Management in its Consumer Team in Bangalore. In this role, you will manage a group of Technical Program Managers and partner with key business and technical leaders to deliver product features and key infrastructure products on its Consumer LinkedIn platform. Consumer includes the homepage, trust, search, profile, messaging, notifications, and my network among other products. The right candidate will have demonstrated expertise in building and leading high performance teams that build product features at scale. You will work with the leadership team to define, prioritize and drive project portfolios to successful and impactful delivery. You will also establish, measure and manage the right project management governance practices and frameworks with engineering and development teams.
The ideal candidate will have an excellent balance of leadership, organizational, and technical skills, and can execute and deliver successfully in situations where authority is not a given. Influence, collaboration and leadership across functional lines is essential.
Hire, develop, mentor and coach a high performing team of Technical Program Managers
Manage TPM assignment and planning/allocation and ensure portfolio and project health through appropriate resource allocation, prioritization and focus.
Plan and deliver feature programs leveraging your team of TPMs
Develop strategic roadmaps and resource plans with the leadership team.
Create a collaborative work environment that fosters accountability, transparency, and excellence.
Manage and maintain a prioritized program backlog based on the highest business value and ensure forward momentum with project execution.
Provide clean escalations to surface risks and remove roadblocks. Assess and mitigate risk exposure.
Help teams be more efficient, see the big picture and ensure processes scale appropriately with the company.
Run enterprise-level programs related to program management best practices including methodologies and tooling.
Develop strong partnerships with technology and business leaders.
Travel to US headquarters in Sunnyvale occasionally as necessary
B.S./B.A. Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field.
5+ years of people management experience leading technical teams in program management, Engineering.
7+ years of program management experience in consumer software.
Demonstrated abilities to grow people?s careers
Practical and advanced understanding of managing the lifecycle of large-scale programs and projects.
Excellent communication skills; skilled at cross-functional and cross-organizational communication and attention to detail.
Experience with software engineering practices and familiarity with coding techniques.
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