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INTL Program Manager

JustWorks
New York, NY 10011
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    186459589

Who We Are

At Justworks, youll enjoy a welcoming and casual environment, great benefits, wellness program offerings, company retreats, and the ability to interact with and learn from leaders in the startup community. We work hard and care about our most prized asset - our people.

Were helping businesses get off the ground by enabling them to focus on running their business. We solve HR issues. Were data-driven and never stop iterating. If youd like to work in a supportive, entrepreneurial environment, are interested in building something meaningful and having fun while doing it, wed love to hear from you.

We're united by shared goals and shared motivations at Justworks. These are best summed up in our company values, which are reflected in our product and in our team.

Our Values

If this sounds like you, youll fit right in.

Who You Are

Justworks is seeking a Program Manager to work collaboratively with the Strategy and Product & Engineering teams to bring new products to market. Program Managers at Justworks are responsible for driving large, company-wide initiatives from start to finish, building consensus and confidence along the way.

Your Success Profile

What You Will Work On

  • Define the vision and strategy for initiatives alongside business stakeholders and your direct working teams
  • Take new initiatives from 0 to 1, and thrive in the ambiguity of getting there
  • Gather requirements from stakeholders as well as using available data - including Voice of Customer data, external market data, etc.
  • Lead regular check-ins with project working groups and help keep critical deliverables on track
  • Create detailed project timelines and make adjustments as needed, setting clear expectations for the working group
  • Lead change, anticipate how other teams might be impacted and facilitate scoping and process design with them
  • Identify, communicate, and mitigate potential risks to the success of projects you lead
  • Liaise with partners and vendors outside of the organization to drive execution of projects with external dependencies
  • Do what it takes to get the job done and motivate a team
  • Be able to say No, but back it up with reasoning
  • Maintain a positive attitude, even in the face of adversity
  • Lead resolution efforts for issues that may arise and follow through until theyre completed

How You Will Do Your Work

As a Senior Software Engineer, how results are achieved is paramount for your success and ultimately result in our success as an organization. In this role, your foundational knowledge, skills, abilities and personal attributes are anchored in the following competencies:

  • Good judgment - the exercise of critical thinking, analyzing and assessing problems and implications, identifying patterns, making connections of underlying issues, understanding risks and developing mitigation strategies, and taking ownership of the outcome.
  • Resourcefulness - taking a can-do approach, even in the face of obstacles and constraints by assessing whats in front of you and effectively and efficiently optimizing what you have, whether it's working on something new or thinking about how to do something better.
  • Teamwork and communication - putting our collective best together through documentation, collaboration, relationship-building, listening, empathy, recruiting, and evangelism.
  • Influence and leadership - fostering a community of knowledge-sharing, collaboration, mentorship, and forward-thinking.
  • Skills and knowledge - the capacity to actively learn and apply specific domain knowledge, know-how, and best practices to continually enhance and improve.

In addition, all Justworkers focus on aligning their behaviors to our core values known as COGIS. It stands for:

  • Camaraderie - Day to day you can be seen working together toward a higher purpose. You like to have fun. Youre an active listener, treat people respectfully, and have a strong desire to know and help others.
  • Openness - Your default is to be open. You're willing to share information, understand other perspectives, and consider new possibilities. Youre curious, ask open questions, and are receptive to thoughts and feedback from others.
  • Grit - You demonstrate grit by having the courage to commit and persevere. Youre committed, earnest, and dive in to get the job done well with a positive attitude.
  • Integrity - Simply put, do what you say and say what you'll do. Youre honest and forthright, have a strong moral compass, and strive to match your words with your actions while leading by example.
  • Simplicity - Be like Einstein: Everything should be made as simple as possible, but no simpler.

Qualifications

  • 3+ years of program or project management experience within a tech-forward organization, with demonstrated wins
  • SQL knowledge / Data analysis skills
  • Experience with software planning tools and/or project management tools
  • Feels most comfortable working in the unknown
  • Strong communication skills
  • Creative problem-solver with a passion for making complex things simple(r)
  • Team player who puts the needs of the project and group first

Bonus Points

  • You have a technical background
  • You have an understanding of SaaS SMB products
  • You have experience in the non-US employment space

#LI-Hybrid #LI-AD1

Please Note: We believe Justworks has a responsibility to support efforts to get as many people vaccinated as possible. Were committed to safeguarding the well-being of our employees, their families and the broader community from the risks associated with COVID-19. Because this position requires onsite work, this position will require the successful candidate to show proof of vaccination against COVID-19. As an equal opportunity employer, Justworks will provide reasonable accommodation to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated in accordance with its obligations pursuant to applicable federal, state, provincial, and local law.

Diversity At Justworks

Justworks is committed to maintaining a workplace where diversity of identity, culture, and life experience is the norm and is celebrated authentically and respected consistently. Diversity in our work, our people, and our product drives creativity and innovation, entrepreneurial leadership and integrity, competitiveness, and collaboration throughout our business and in the market. We depend on our differences to make our team stronger, our workplace more dynamic, and our product accessible to all of our customers.

Were proud to be an equal opportunity employer open to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

Our DEI Commitment





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Posted: 2022-07-22 Expires: 2022-08-23

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