Women Impact Tech

Technical Program Manager 2 - Studio Technology

    Seattle, WA, Atlanta, GA

Full Time

Job Description

As a Technical Program Manager 2 in the Studio Technology team, you will be involved in evolution and delivery of next generation of content creation and optimization tools. Your work will have a direct impact on how content gets onboarded from studios to how they are delivered to the various customer facing apps both on the web and mobile platforms across all of Nordstrom’s brands. You need to have a balance of technical and program management skills to deliver compelling features. You will have the opportunity to impact the shopping experience for every single customer coming to Nordstrom.com.

A day in the life…

  • Combines full understanding of concepts, theories and principles with business insights and manages moderately complex technical programs
  • Knows who customers are and communicates technical requirements to dependent teams. Defines data requirements in both technical and business terms that inform the success of programs
  • Uses customer lens to create data measurements to quantify measures for success and recognizes gaps in technical and operational KPI’s
  • Possesses base level knowledge of technology (e.g. Cloud, APIs, services, Windows stack, open source, database technologies, etc.)
  • Possesses broad understanding of end to end capability and applies engineering lifecycle knowledge to feature design, task estimation, design review, story creation, triage, schedule and performance standards
  • Reads basic code constructs, understands and identifies estimates of effort to complete engineering work streams
  • Cultivates an open ethos where the principles and practices of open source can foster collaboration, co-creation and community
  • Shows a strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive
  • Uses excellent verbal and written communication skills to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience simplifying and streamlining business processes

You own this if you have…

  • A 4-year degree in related field preferred or equivalent experience
  • 3 + years of Project or Program Management experience
  • 3 + years of demonstrated successful program delivery
  • Mastery of software development practices, Agile Methodology, CICD, testing and deployment automation
  • Proficient with collaboration tools: JIRA, Confluence, GitLab
  • Prior experience working as a developer or software engineer

We’ve got you covered…

Our employees are our most important asset and that’s reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:

  • Medical/Vision, Dental, Retirement and Paid Time Away
  • Life Insurance and Disability
  • Merchandise Discount and EAP Resources

A few more important points…

The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. It’s not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job.

Nordstrom will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements.

Applicants with disabilities who require assistance or accommodation should contact the nearest Nordstrom location, which can be identified at www.nordstrom.com.

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