Technical Product Manager
We are a digitally native company where innovation, design and engineering meet scale. We use the latest technologies in the digital and cognitive field to empower organizations in every aspect. We want you to join us to work for the biggest clients in tech, retail, travel, banking, ecommerce and media, revolutionizing and growing their core businesses while helping them (and you!) stay ahead of the curve. Be part of a company with the most cutting-edge practices and technologies plus a unique team. Globant is an EOE M/F/D/V. For many positions relocation is available if needed. Globant does not accept unsolicited 3rd party resumes.
What Are We Looking For?
Technical Product Manager
What Will Help You Succeed
Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related field. 2+ years of experience in a technical product manager or product analyst role 4+ years of relevant work experience in Travel Technology industry 5+ years of software development experience including 2+ years of experience working on Scrum/Agile teams as a developer, tester or business analyst 2+ years experience in Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Knowledge and implementation of lean and/or Agile processes (Scrum/Kanban) Experience developing technical designs for service oriented software development projects. Experience leading cross-functional teams to deliver products and projects on tight deadlines. Understand and support SEO initiatives that will contribute to the goals and success of client campaigns. Demonstrated customer focus – evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer, builds strong customer relationships, creates processes with customer viewpoint and partners with customers to help shape their future initiatives Strong analytical and strong problem solving skills Excellent verbal and written communication skills Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment Collaborative nature with ability to work cross-functionally Discipline to set clear priorities between competing demands for resources and manage own tasks and priorities effectively Applies knowledge to coach and mentor others Communicating with technical and non-technical stakeholders Desired Skills: Scrum Master certification highly preferred Product Owner certification highly preferred ISTQB certification preferred Experience working with others on a global basis
You Will Get The Chance To
Interact with Project Leads, Product Managers, Development & infrastructure teams to define and deliver complex features. Be able to understand, represent and effectively engage and communicate goals and objectives across business and technology Lead the effective and efficient delivery of the software projects. Participate in technology discussion and strategy in line with business needs for the software products within the scope of the domain. Own and continually improve the issue triage process. Interface with development leads to make sure that product requirements are defined and understood. Define execution plan and approach based on project scope, expected timeline and available budget/resources. Work with distributed technical teams to coordinate day-to-day execution as per outlined plan. Anticipate bottlenecks, manage risk and escalations, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints. Identify and coordinate dependencies with external teams, most notably Dev Ops and other product development teams. Provide visibility to team status and issues through use of the team’s adopted tools Clearly communicate with technical owners, product managers, and upper management. Facilitate convergence of functional and technical knowledge and build project teams Ensure quality of deliverables is verified and matching stakeholder expectations Create, maintain and disseminate project information to stakeholders. Facilitate high level solution design across teams and vendors as needed Cooperate and manage third-party vendors to ensure on time and on budget delivery Be an expert on the user needs for your functional area. Monitor and analyze market trends. Perform research and competitive analysis on complementary toolsets from a technical perspective. Act as the Scrum/Kanban Master for assigned product development team(s). Work closely with the teams to ensure that the Agile Framework is followed, including facilitating planning, daily standup, burn-down management, and review and retrospective activities for each sprint