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Senior Staff Technical Program Manager

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Job Description

Team & Role

Global Product Operations supports the operations of the Unified Technology Group (UTG) and STEP (Success, Technology, Experience, and Platform) organizations. Our Program Management Office drives and delivers cross-functional programs including Release Management, Release Big Rocks, Platform Engineering, Global Cloud Services (GCS), Regulated Markets, Cloud Security, M&A, Customer Upgrade Operations, and other critical strategic programs.

This role is focused on support for the GCS organization and specifically the Cloud Network Services teams. Programs within this space are highly technical, cross-organizational and data-driven. As a TPM within this team, one will be driving programs to deliver on organizational key objectives, drive improvements in observability, availability and operational standardization and delivery. This role will work directly supporting senior leadership initiatives and executive presentations are a normal activity.



What you get to do in this role:

  • Operates with a high-degree of autonomy, seeks to address long-standing organizational opportunities, and effects change within design and our cross-functional partner orgs. To address organizational opportunities, you’ll define an end-to-end plan, engage with executive stakeholders, drive root cause analysis, implement solutions and monitor effectiveness of solutions.

  • You’ll implement scalable processes or solutions that help us effectively plan and manage multiple programs to meet our objectives.

  • Contribute to the development of the program management function. Share back successful practices, frameworks, tools, and lessons learned that have worked in your Program.

  • Identify connections and reconcile possible collisions between different product offerings, features, and platforms.

  • Ensure transparency, alignment and clear communication of program status and overall resourcing across the portfolio to key stakeholders.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Leads challenging, innovative and productive conversations to solve critical challenges in both strategic and tactical circumstances.
  • Models change agent behavior by coaching others to solicit buy-in, promote and communicate new scalable solutions to improve execution processes across our organization and beyond.
  • Educates cross-functional peers about their discipline and advocates for its value.
  • Actively shares knowledge and expertise with others to ensure diversity and inclusion with the goal of elevating colleagues, teams, and community of practice.
  • Experience working on and managing large projects or programs with cross-functional teams.
  • Deliver solutions and strategies while mitigating or removing obstacles.
  • Experience utilizing software to keep projects organized, track metrics, and report on progress.


Basic Qualifications

  • 10+ years of project/program management experience in mid/large size companies, ideally with a focus on network engineering and operations.
  • BA/BS degree or higher in Business Management, Computer Information Systems (CIS), Management Information Systems (MIS), Operations and Information Management (OIM) or other equivalent combination of education and experience.



For positions in the Seattle metro/Kirkland areas, we offer a base pay of $181,100 - $316,900, plus equity (when applicable), variable/incentive compensation and benefits. Sales positions generally offer a competitive On Target Earnings (OTE) incentive compensation structure. Please note that the base pay shown is a guideline, and individual total compensation will vary based on factors such as qualifications, skill level, competencies and work location. We also offer health plans, including flexible spending accounts, a 401(k) Plan with company match, ESPP, matching donations, a flexible time away plan and family leave programs (subject to eligibility requirements). Compensation is based on the geographic location in which the role is located, and is subject to change based on work location.

Additional Information

ServiceNow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or nationality, ancestry, age, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status or any other category protected by law.

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