Auckland City, 1010About usWe are a New Zealand owned start-up with a vision to change the world of retail. We are a passionate team at the forefront of a rapidly evolving technology.
We are developing solutions and products that will offer shoppers a convenient, personalized and intuitive solution that will vastly improve their overall retail experiences.
This technology combines Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision and our propriety hardware, to facilitate fast, secure and reliable identification of items, products and people in real-
world environments.About the teamThe development teams in IMAGR develop a number of highly technical systems, including computer vision hardware, shopping support services, and AI and computer vision R&D.
We move quickly with ambitious goals, live on the bleeding edge of technology, and blaze new trails every day.Why we need youWe are looking for an action-
oriented, proactive and positive technical program manager to help our development teams coordinate their activities, orchestrate engagements with our local partners, and harness the full potential of our team.
You will be responsible for helping our project teams manage their development, forecast release points, and facilitate communication.
Your efforts will help IMAGR deliver a world-first in transformative technology.Duties and responsibilitiesPartner with engineer leads, and take a considered approach in designing development process to maximize the efficiency of our product development and research teamsWork with engineering teams to develop roadmapsWork with engineering teams to facilitate agile process (where it makes sense)Own the delivery timeline, work with engineering managers to ensure development teams are tracking towards our objectivesCoordinate with external partners and vendors to ensure deliverables are achievedReport project progress to stakeholdersQualifications and Education RequirementsIdeally, you have skills and experience in the following : Bachelor’s degree in a technical fieldAt least 4 years of experience as a project manager in research, software development, or hardware developmentExperience building relationships with external partnersExperience understanding and communicating technical information to non-
expertsExperience building, coordinating and maintaining schedules across multiple teams, managing shared resources, and coordinating with a legal team on IP or similar issuesOrganizational and planning experienceDemonstrated interpersonal skillsExperience operating autonomously across multiple teamsTrack record of transitioning immature or emerging technologies into consumer productsOur environment is fast, yet supportive, we love solving problems, we’re passionate about our work and highly motivated.