The Technical Ripple Program Manager is pivotal to the fast-paced development and releases of our products. A successful technical project manager / scrum master is an experienced and natural leader, a facilitator who is goals driven, organized, detail oriented and delivers.
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
* Facilitate scrum ceremonies such as daily standups, sprint planning, backlog refinement, sprint reviews, and sprint retrospectives * Manage Agile processes across multiple projects and multiple teams * Identify impediments the team experiences and work with stakeholders to address them * Drive continuous process improvements * Implement Agile best practices to create a robust, predictable, priority driven culture in an agile environment * Work with Product Managers and Engineering Leads on backlogs and roadmap prioritization to deliver value to customers in shorter iterations * Define metrics for tracking progress, determining success, and completion * Ensure timely delivery of software releases
WHAT YOU MIGHT LOOK LIKE:
* Passion for operational excellence, attention to detail, and a demonstrated ability to deliver results in a fast-paced, high-growth environment in a SaaS model * Strong leadership and communication skills and be able to influence without having authority of the team * Experience in working with engineers to build highly scalable platforms * Eagerness to work openly and collaboratively with a diverse team * A positive attitude and a passion for sharing knowledge * At least 5-7+ years of software program / project management * BS/BA in Computer Science or a strong technical background
What WE OFFER:
* Competitive salary and equity * 95% paid medical, dental & vision insurance for employees; 65% paid for employee dependents * Generous Health & Wellness program * Industry-leading maternity & paternity leave policies * Flexible vacation policy- work with your manager to take time off when you need * Modern office in San Francisco's Financial District * Fully-stocked kitchen with organic snacks, beverages and coffee drinks * Bi-weekly lunches and optional gourmet dinners * Weekly yoga at work * Monthly team outings to sports games, happy hours, game nights and more! * Collaborative work environment with deeply experienced cryptographers, security experts, Silicon Valley and Wall Street veterans
Ripple offers a global real-time payment system that enables banks and financial institutions to directly transact with each other without the need for a central correspondent.