Miro

Head of Technical Programs

3+ months agoAmsterdam, Netherlands

About the team

At Miro we are connecting teams across the globe with a seamless online collaboration experience.  We are a rapidly growing company and such growth puts additional demand to the infrastructure for the product. To maintain the best in class product quality, stability and scalability, Miro is looking to consolidate all such efforts in the Engineering Infrastructure organization.

Each role at Miro is based at one of our physical hubs and we look for talent that want to be part of these local, collaborative communities. Mironeers work in a hybrid model, with a 3 days a week in office culture as our baseline.

About the role

To keep the Engineering Infrastructure organization focused and steer the team in the right direction, we are looking for a Head of Technical Programs to join the CTO and architects and help them drive the global technology roadmap in the company.

We are looking for people from all backgrounds who want the opportunity to help build a future where there are no bounds to distributed and remote working, and a program manager who can drive various tech projects across Miro’s teams and organizations to success.

What you’ll do

  • Drive Miro’s global technology roadmap across the engineering organization
  • Build project/program plans, balancing business needs with project risks and resource availability
  • Drive program execution, make technical trade-offs, track and report on status, and resolve blocking issues
  • Participate and drive incident management efforts, coordinate work of multiple groups, including engineering, PR, etc.
  • Translate business requirements into technical/functional specifications

What you’ll need

  • 7+ years of technical program management experience, strong technical background
  • 5+ years of experience with end-to-end product delivery for Cloud product (preferably SaaS)
  • 5+ years of experience with Jira, Confluence, and other project/program management frameworks and tools
  • Track record for being detail-oriented and ability to self-motivate and follow-through on projects
  • Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem-solving, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical individuals
  • Ability to motivate teams and deliver results
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation experience
  • Outstanding resourcefulness and multitasking skills
  • Stakeholder management
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Advanced English
  • Empathy

What’s in it for you

  • Competitive equity package
  • Medical insurance coverage
  • Allowance to facilitate remote working during WFH period
  • Weekly remote team activities to keep the spirits high
  • Opportunity to work for a truly global multicultural team
  • Lunch, snacks and drinks provided when back in the office

About Miro

Miro is an online collaborative whiteboard platform that enables distributed teams to work effectively together, from running brainstorming sessions and workshops to planning projects, from designing new products and services to facilitating agile ceremonies. Miro is trusted by Dell, Cisco, Deloitte, Okta, Shopify, and many more global companies of all sizes.

We are a team of dreamers. We look for individuals who dream big, work hard, and above all stay humble. Collaboration is at the heart of what we do and through our work together we hope to create a supportive, welcoming, and innovative environment. We strive to play as a team to win the world and create a better version of ourselves every day. If this sounds like something that excites you, we want to hear from you! 


At Miro, we strive to create and foster an environment of belonging and collaboration across cultural differences.
Miro’s mission — Empower teams to create the next big thing — is how we think about our product, people, and culture. We believe that creating big things requires diverse and inclusive teams. Diversity invites all talent with different demography, identities and styles to step in, and inclusion invites them to step closer together. Every day, we are working to build a more diverse Miro, cultivate a sense of belonging for future and current Mironeers around the world, and foster an environment where everyone can collaborate and embrace differences.

Client-provided location(s): Amsterdam, Netherlands
Job ID: 5160113002

Perks and Benefits

  • Vacation and Time Off
    • Unlimited Vacation
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Paid Family Leave
  • Office Life and Perks
    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Casual Dress
    • Happy Hours
    • Snacks
    • Some Meals Provided
    • Company Outings
  • Health and Wellness
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • FSA
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • On-Site Gym
  • Financial and Retirement
    • 401(K) With Company Matching
    • Company Equity