Senior Technical Program Manager



IT, Operations
Madrid, Spain
Posted on Saturday, June 15, 2024

We're Celonis, the global leader in Process Mining technology and one of the world's fastest-growing SaaS firms. We believe there is a massive opportunity to unlock productivity by placing data and intelligence at the core of business processes - and for that, we need you to join us.

The Team:

You’ll have the opportunity to be a part of our Technical Program Management Team which sits within the Celonis Engineering Organization! You will be working with a cross-functional team driving projects in the area of Platform, Infrastructure, Deployments, or SRE.

The Role:

Join Celonis Engineering and play a key role as a Senior Technical Program Manager in Germany (Munich or remote). As a Senior TPM you are driving cross-functional programs by closely working together with Engineering, Product, Design, QA (and beyond) to drive execution velocity and help balance, drive, keep control, and track cross-functional programs; streamline cross-team dependencies while making sure that the overall delivery remains smooth and efficient.

The work you’ll do:

  • Lead multidisciplinary cross-functional engineering programs in the area of Platform, Infrastructure, Deployments, Security, Identity, or SRE
  • Break down the programs into projects and coordinate across functional areas in order to deliver on the program deliverables
  • Leverage technical acumen to understand and contribute to Engineering Design Documents (especially with a focus on dependencies) and understand and translate (if applicable) the PRDs into engineering working packages
  • Present and advocate complex business and technical concepts with Engineering Leadership and Executive Management
  • Drive effective teamwork, communication, collaboration and commitment across multiple groups and to different stakeholders
  • Manage risk, communication & monitor, project schedule, review project progress and timelines; and identify and resolve issues to ensure project success
  • Propose the best course of action and optimal solutions for the target architecture
  • Program Management across its entire lifecycle
  • Management of technical discussions and strategic decision-making

The qualifications you need:

  • Experience in Technical Program Management in SaaS software companies
  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience & skillset
  • Experience facilitating decision-making by identifying key stakeholders & surfacing the required information to make critical decisions
  • You can clearly & accurately communicate (English is a must!) program status, issues, dependencies & risks to leadership & other program stakeholders beyond Product & Engineering
  • You can explain your team's analyses and recommendations to executives as you are discussing the technical trade-offs in product development with engineers.
  • You have excellent problem-solving ability & value teamwork & multitasking
  • You can find practical & simple solutions to complicated problems without sacrificing quality
  • You have an entrepreneurial spirit, are self-sufficient & able to operate in a fluid, ambiguous environment
  • Experience with web technologies and data analytics is a plus

What Celonis can offer you:

  • The unique opportunity to work with industry-leading process mining technology
  • Investment in your personal growth and skill development (clear career paths, internal mobility opportunities, L&D platform, mentorships, and more)
  • Great compensation and benefits packages (equity (restricted stock units), life insurance, time off, generous leave for new parents from day one, and more)
  • Physical and mental well-being support (subsidized gym membership, access to counseling, virtual events on well-being topics, and more)
  • A global and growing team of Celonauts from diverse backgrounds to learn from and work with
  • An open-minded culture with innovative, autonomous teams
  • Business Resource Groups to help you feel connected, valued and seen (Black@Celonis, Women@Celonis, Parents@Celonis, Pride@Celonis, Resilience@Celonis, and more)
  • A clear set of company values that guide everything we do: Live for Customer Value, The Best Team Wins, We Own It, and Earth Is Our Future

About Us

Since 2011, Celonis has helped thousands of the world's largest and most valued companies deliver immediate cash impact, radically improve customer experience and reduce carbon emissions. Its Process Intelligence platform uses industry-leading process mining technology and AI to present companies with a living digital twin of their end-to-end processes. For the first time, everyone in an organisation has a common language about how the business works, visibility into where value is hidden and the ability to capture it. Celonis is headquartered in Munich (Germany) and New York (USA) and has more than 20 offices worldwide.

Join us as we make processes work for people, companies and the planet.

Celonis is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Different makes us better.

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