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Technical Program Manager, Scrum - Accela

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Job Title
Technical Program Manager, Scrum
Job Location
Remote Based
Job Description


Accela is looking for a technical Program Manager responsible for the delivery and management of software deliverables on the SCRUM team. The ideal candidate will lead project management activities for end-to-end delivery in close collaboration with the product, technical teams and business teams. In this position, you will be responsible for leading some small matrixed scrum teams within the larger organization.

In this role, you'll get to:

  • Define and execute long-term single / multiple scrum teams and cross functional scrum team efforts related to the civic platform releases. And track the progress of the product portfolio against key objectives and results
    • Driving Scrum activities inclusive of Grooming, board tracking, velocity, Cross Team, Scrum of Scrum and areas relating to customer escalations, production incidents with strong technical program management
    • Manage critical product launches from inception to delivery and support post launch
    • Interface with Engineering Managers, Product Managers, Support Team to estimate work efforts, scrum boards, track sprint velocity, manage impediments with no ambiguity within and across teams
    • Own Technical activities of the role with understanding of the team’s functions, Deployment architectures across Azure customer facing environments and internal deploy environments
    • Effectively identify, manage and communicate with partners across the organization
    • Effectively communicate status to various partners including key senior leadership
    • Assess existing Agile and PMO processes, structures and work continuously to improve them


  • MS/BS minimum in the areas of Computer science, Computer Engineering or other related fields
    • 5+ Years of experience in Program Management on Technical cross functional projects
    • Experience or knowledge working with Confluence, Jira, Tools for better Technical Scrum management, Release delivery
    • Experience with Java, Java script based SAAS Applications, with Azure tools
    • Experience on Project management tools, CI-CD integration
    • Excellent communication and analytical skills
    • Experience managing execution and high quality product delivery
    • Ability to develop strategies to meet Organization objectives, organize and motivate teams, and building relationships and influence stakeholders
    • Ability to be an influential member of a highly integrated Product-Engineering team composed of Technical, managerial and Senior Leadership members

The base pay hiring range for this position is $112,000 to $140,000 per year. The base pay offered will take into account internal equity and may vary depending on factors such as the candidate’s geographic region, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience.  A bonus may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to the full range of health, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the location where the position is offered.

Accela believes in developing and nurturing a workplace community where our differences are celebrated, and everyone feels a sense of psychological safety and belonging. Accela is committed to putting resources and attention towards evolving our practices, policies, and philosophies to enable diversity to thrive and to support equity in opportunity for everyone.

Accela is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer and will respond to requests for job accommodations.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or based on disability, gender identity, and sexual orientation.

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Accela Headquarters Location

San Ramon, CA

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Accela Company Size

Between 339 - 1,000 employees

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Accela Funding Rounds

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  • Series E

    $143,500,000 USD

  • Private Equity

    $8,000,062 USD

  • Series D

    $40,000,000 USD

  • Debt Financing

    $20,000,000 USD

  • Series C

    $4,120,000 USD