Technical Product Manager, DevOps

Posted Aug 14

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.

LINKS

  • Series D Financing Round
  • Built Upon 2021 Success

Do you enjoy leading, guiding, and influencing team members throughout the Developer Operations (DevOps) journey? As a Technical Product Manager (TPM) reporting to the Director of Platform, you will have the opportunity to work on some of the most complex challenges. You will apply your technical expertise to solve cloud-based solutions at scale. You will create and execute the vision for transforming how Built builds in partnership with Engineering leaders with the combination of cultural philosophies, practices, and tools that deliver end-to-end applications and infrastructure solutions.

The DevOps TPM will own both large and small opportunities independently. A successful candidate has technical depth and hands-on implementation experience of various practices and tools in the DevOps toolchain. You’ll be improving the organization’s ability to deliver applications and services at high velocity: evolving and improving products at a faster pace than organizations using traditional software development and infrastructure management processes and better serve customers. You’ll be responsible for proactively identifying problems and enacting strategic improvements. To do this you’ll need to develop a strong understanding of Built’s product, organizational structure, and long-term strategy, ultimately ensuring that each and every one of your projects drives the alignment of teams across Built to our company goals.

In This Role, You Will

  • Own DevOps product strategy and implementation end-to-end serving our Engineering organization
  • Develop the strategy, roadmap, and features required to enable innovation with high velocity and frequency
  • Provide and prioritize engineering-ready work along with metrics and mechanisms to determine success
  • Advocate for the technology the company needs to better serve current and future customers - becoming an expert in Built Engineering best practices
  • Communicate and evangelize DevOps product progress to the broader Product and Engineering organizations
  • Enable Built to grow at scale by creating scalable foundations to support other engineering teams to remove roadblocks in serving our customers and take advantage of the unique opportunities we have to delight customers

Who You Are

  • You exemplify the Guiding Principles of Built Technologies - a set of principles that define the culture and Built and which shape all aspects of how we operate
  • You have 3+ years of experience in consulting, tech, finance, or a start-up environmentYou understand how a fast growing business operates and can quickly synthesize information, distill key points, and make connections that lead to innovative business solutions.
  • You’re a relationship builder who can tailor communication style and substance to your audience
  • You are a structured logical thinker with an affinity for data
  • You demonstrate advanced understanding of:Development methodologies that have adapted for project management and meeting management (Agile/SCRUM)Performance management frameworks like MBOs, OKRs, etc.
  • Data management platforms for developer analytics as well as other DevOps tools
  • You enjoy working independently and thrive in fast-paced, highly ambiguous, cross-functional environments
  • You are scrappy.
  • You approach questions with scientific rigor, but can execute pragmatically - the simplest solution may be the best at times
  • You are intellectually curious and love to learn about new things, you ask a lot of questions, and you’re quick to grasp new concepts.
  • You want to get your hands dirty but also have the ability to see the big picture.
  • You have demonstrable experience with developing meaningful narratives around data.

Our Perks

  • 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 bring 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.