Job Description

Title: Senior Program Manager

Location: United States, Remote

Able is a digital product design and development studio. We work with entrepreneurs and nonprofit innovators to unlock the potential of their vision, fast. Our teams consist of exceptional Product Designers, Software Engineers, Product Managers, and all-around company builders. We focus on creating small teams that work closely with partners (our term for clients ) to start, accelerate, and grow business using technology. Our teams are capable of addressing every stage of the product life cycle including product strategy, research, design, and engineering.

Able is seeking a Senior Program Manager to join our growing team. As a Senior Program Manager, you are partner obsessed and passionate about bringing disciplines together. You are an active listener, who will collaborate with cross-functional teams to execute an effective project process. For each program, you will work closely with our partners, learn about their business priorities and user needs, work with them to define the problems, and collaborate with our engineering and product team to define and build impactful solutions.

Your day-to-day

Reporting to the Sr Director | Program Management, you will bring your advanced knowledge of agile and lean practices sharing your passion to keep up with evolving practices as a way to constantly improve delivery. You will be able to anticipate and address risks, blockers, and other potential roadblocks in advance, delivering partner excellence.

We are looking for someone who likes:

  • Working in a fast-paced environment and can handle multiple simultaneous deadlines
  • Creating collaborative partnerships. You align Able’s needs with partner needs and maintain the relationship to provide an excellent level of service to our partners, from staff-level engineers and project managers to business and technology executives
  • Helping launch and scale our partners’ digital products. Learning new skills and constantly looking for ways of optimizing your own performance.
  • Working closely with engineers, product teams, and partners to shape and ship effective solutions managing schedule, team resources, scope, risk, and cost across project life cycles.
  • Discovering opportunities to improve the workflow of daily tasks and led efforts to drive improvements in team efficiency
  • Using data-driven insights. Have strong data analysis skills and know-how to appropriately evaluate metrics for informed decision-making.
  • Coaching and providing help to other team members to ensure everyone’s unblocked to perform their responsibilities.
  • Solving problems. Each step in planning and executing a project usually requires some problem-solving. Outstanding Program Managers are creative thinkers with excellent problem-solving abilities.