Technical Product Manager

Portland, OR

52 Limited is a digital staffing agency with industry-leading focus on the creative + technology space. We exclusively place tech and creative talent in direct hire, contract-to-hire and contract roles with our clients in Portland, Seattle and San Francisco.

Direct Hire - Salary Target $90,000 to $110,000 DOE

Technical Product Manager: 

You’ll be a critical part of our digital agency client's team. With your track record of shipping product, getting into the weeds with developers, and keeping complex technology understandable for clients and stakeholders, you can plan, manage, and direct digital builds and products here as never before.

Things You’ll Do Here:

  • Operate as the primary lead for more technically complex or product-like projects, managing ground-up initiatives and a handful of key ongoing accounts
  • Participate in projects across the portfolio, developing technical requirements, specifications, integration plans, QA test plans, plus more generalized consulting and mentorship
  • Develop strategic recommendations and product roadmaps for clients, along with estimates, scopes, project plans, etc.
  • Act as the technical project lead on various internal or client-driven initiatives, such as R&D, devops & sysadmin roadmap, expansion of capabilities, and more
  • Create scopes of work, estimates, and resource allocations for digital projects and enhancements to existing projects
  • Collaborate on the development, stewardship, and evolution of digital project standards, tools, and systems

Things You’ll Bring Here:

  • Experience in client or stakeholder-facing roles, with a demonstrated track record of shipped work product
  • A solid understanding of the software development lifecycle, with a web focus
  • 8+ years of progressive experience in SaaS, cloud-based, or professional services companies
  • Strong research and strategic analysis skills
  • Knowledge of marketing, web, branding services
  • Ability to generate and evaluate roadmaps, feature estimates, technical specs, test plans, web architecture, business logic
  • A firm grasp of the dynamics and moving pieces for digital projects and ability to speak to technical concepts, including:
    • Front-end and back-end web development and technology stacks
    • Cross-browser compatibility
    • UX and accessibility
    • Object-oriented programming
    • QA approaches
    • APIs and third party integrations
    • Devops / hosting / sysadmin / security / infrastructure
  • Excellent written and communication skills