Technical Program Manager at Bittrex

Bittrex

Technical Program Manager

Full-Time in Bellevue, WA - Mid Level

Bittrex, the premier U.S. blockchain trading platform, is hiring a technical program manager. Founded by three cybersecurity engineers in 2014, its mission is to help advance the blockchain industry by fostering innovation and incubating new and emerging technology. Due to the overwhelming success of the company, we’re looking for talented and passionate individuals to join our exceptional team.

We are looking for a skilled and motivated technical program manager to improve and mature the core development lifecycle for our evolving trading platform. This role will provide program management oversight and delivery working directly with for our engineering teams. You will work with all program and operational teams to set requirements for product deployments, dive deep into architectural challenges, and drive our engineering teams to deliver highly secure and robust software. You will be responsible for driving priorities and consensus across Legal, Compliance, Information Security, and Customer Support to define and influence our secure and robust software.

Responsibilities

  • Evaluating complex business and technical requirements, communicating risks and solutions to technical and non-technical business owners.
  • Working with engineering, product management, and compliance teams to design, develop, deploy, and maintain scalable solutions.
  • Manage and prioritize engineering requirements, tasks, and issues including production of regular metrics.
  • Maintain strong working relationships with leaders and peers.
  • Working proactively with business teams to ensure objectives are met.
  • Delivering findings, recommendations and remediation steps for all activities.


Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or relevant field.
  • Minimum 5 years of technical program management or related experience.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in project planning, resource management and project delivery
  • Experience with web services, large databases, and transactional systems.
  • Well versed in risk analysis and making complex business/risk trade-off recommendations and decisions.
  • Proven track record of strategic decision-making, balancing the needs of the business, security, legal or other stakeholders.
  • Technical knowledge in at least one technical domain such as software development, , cloud-based technologies, or blockchain.
  • Basic working knowledge of blockchain and cryptocurrency.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for a wide audience.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with blockchain technology, digital tokens, and the cryptocurrency industry
  • Knowledge of REST APIs, websockets, asp.net, and/or Azure.
  • Experience in generating automated metrics to measure effectiveness and drive change.
  • Track record of continuous process improvement and building effective teams.
  • Experience in creating and delivering executive-level written and verbal communication.
  • Results-oriented, passionate, and self-motivated.


Benefits

· We offer very competitive benefits that exceed those of typical startup or midsize companies.

· Premiums covered 100% for employees for medical, dental and vision insurance; 75% for applicable dependents. Short/Long Term disability and life insurance coverage provided automatically for employees. Option to buy additional life insurance.

· Generous paid leave policies to welcome and bond with new family members, and for medical leave

· Flexible time off policy (take time at your discretion) replaces traditional vacation accrual; enjoy 9 paid holidays and 2 floating holidays.

· If you are looking for a cookie-cutter arrangement more typical of a big company mentality, this is not the company for you.

The blockchain's impact is expected to exceed that of the internet itself. Are you ready to be part of making that happen? Willing to move to Seattle to do it? Then get in touch with us!