Principal Technical Program Manager

Built Technologies

Built Technologies

IT, Operations
United States · Remote
Posted on Saturday, May 6, 2023


Built is a growth-stage company at the intersection of FinTech and PropTech. We are on a mission to change the way the world gets built with technology and services that streamline the $1.4T U.S. construction industry.

Built’s platform for the construction finance industry modernizes the movement of money between all stakeholders within the construction and real estate process to manage risk and maximize productivity. Built provides software, payments, B2B marketplace, and data solutions to more than 190 of the top financial institutions and hundreds of contractors throughout North America.

In addition to our recent $125M Series D funding and $1.5B valuation, we’re proud to have been named one of Forbes’ Best Startup Employers in America and one of The Tennessean’s 2022 Top Workplaces. Bringing on the “best talent in the world” is at the forefront of our continued growth trajectory—and we want you to be part of it.


Built is seeking an experienced Principal Technical Program Manager to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background with experience as a software engineer and be responsible for managing complex, cross-functional engineering programs from conception to delivery. You will work closely with general managers, product managers, engineers, and other stakeholders to ensure the successful delivery of technical programs.

In this role, you will:

  • Lead the planning and execution of complex technical projects, working closely with all stakeholders to ensure timely delivery of high-quality products

  • Manage project scope, timelines, and budgets, and ensure that all stakeholders are aligned on project goals and objectives

  • Identify and mitigate project risks and dependencies, and communicate progress and status updates to senior leadership

  • Own end-to-end success of cross-functional programs that are assigned, ensuring all delivery teams in the channels are coordinated and delivering to the technical and product plans

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop project plans, track progress, and drive issues to resolution

  • Drive continuous improvement in the program management processes, product delivery lifecycle, and tools to ensure the efficient and effective delivery of technical programs

  • Build strong relationships with stakeholders across the organization, and foster a culture of transparency, collaboration, and accountability

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical field

  • 12+ years of highly relative experience in delivering large scale technical programs. This should include several years recently doing TPM work and may also include software engineering experience or other technical contributor roles. A balanced history of hands on engineering and leading delivery of complex technical programs is highly desirable.
  • Foundational understanding of modern software architectures, patterns, and tech stacks, enabling you to “get technical” and anticipate technical and integrations issues across the program and work with resolve them.

  • Proven track record of delivering complex technical projects on time and within budget

  • Excellent communication, presentation, collaboration, and leadership skills

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical field

  • Previous or current hands-on experience as a Software Engineer or DevOps professional, enabling you to dive deep into the technical delivery of the program and anticipate quality, security, and integrity issues across the program and work to resolve them.

  • Experience with Agile methodologies and tools, such as JIRA and Confluence

  • Experience managing large-scale projects in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

  • Experience in software development or a related field

  • Ability to work independently and drive results in a cross-functional environment

Built’s salary range for this position is $175,000 - $205,000 USD per year. The pay range is designed to accommodate upward mobility in the role, therefore it encompasses the full span of proficiency levels for this role and we believe that the midpoint of the range is competitive in the market. Salary is just one component of Built's total compensation package for employees. Your total rewards package at Built will include equity, variable compensation, top-notch medical, dental and vision coverage, an unlimited PTO policy, and other benefits.


  • The rare opportunity to radically disrupt an industry
  • Competitive benefits including: uncapped vacation, health, dental & vision insurance, and 401k
  • Robust compensation package including base salary, quarterly bonus, and equity
  • Flexible working hours, paid family leave, ERGs & Mentorship opportunities
  • Learning grant program to support ongoing professional development

Our company is made up of passionate people who are driven in a variety of disciplines—and each of them brings their unique perspective to everything they do. Creating a safe and inclusive workplace is critical to the success of our company and of our employees, so it’s our aim to recruit, hire and promote without bias against race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law. As we learn and as we grow, we’re committed to ensuring that these ideals are at the forefront of everything we do.

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