The opportunity

Design Operations is looking to hire for an exciting new role for Adobe Design, Technical Program Manager. This position plays a meaningful leadership role in Adobe Design’s effort to improve our Spectrum engineering pipeline and the strategic direction of the product. This position will play a key role in driving strategic cross-organizational, multi-team development programs that deliver high-quality technical solutions to the design system.

What you’ll do

  • Work closely with the Product Manager and Spectrum leadership to ensure accurate assessment, prioritization, visibility of near and long-term product strategies.
  • Communicate to partners the vision and roadmap for how asset delivery will continuously improve over a forward-looking period.
  • Coordinating cross-team dependencies and identifying gaps to remove blockers from the development lifecycle
  • Leading work that spans multiple teams, enabling Spectrum’s engineering teams to achieve critical milestones.
  • Identify potential project risks, build mitigation plans and engage the right partners to remove obstacles to success.
  • Anticipate operational inefficiencies, develop improvements or new processes and get consensus from key stakeholders
  • Leads end-of-sprint rituals such as demos and retrospectives and handles critical operational infrastructure such as communication channels and agile planning tools.
  • Proactively engage with customers, and be the primary point of contact for customer feedback.
  • Foster an environment of continuous improvement of both the product itself and how the product is built.
  • Continuously seeking out areas of improvement for process and collaboration, removing obstacles, and accelerating the team’s progress throughout ideation, development, and go-to-market.

What you need to succeed

  • 4+ years of relevant experience in a technology environment.
  • Proven delivery of large-scale programs and projects.
  • A genuine passion for user experience and design with an understanding of the design and engineering process.
  • Experience with prototyping tooling (Adobe Xd), familiarity with GitHub & Jira
  • Strong verbal, presentation, and written communication skills.
  • Strong conflict resolution skills to lead in an environment of ambiguity and a diverse range of partners.

How to Apply

To be considered for this role, please submit your resume. We’d especially like to see examples of high-stakes, ambiguous projects that you’ve driven from start-to-finish, and any experience working across teams and partners.

About Adobe Design

Adobe Design creates tools that amplify the world’s ability to create and communicate. We’re a global team of designers, researchers, prototypers, content strategists, program managers, and more who work across Adobe’s three product lines: Creative Cloud, Document Cloud, and Experience Cloud.