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Technical Program Manager, Platform & Growth

Company: Mightier
Location: Boston
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Us in a nutshell

Mightier is a family-based program developed at Boston Children's Hospital that empowers children to build emotional strength and supports the caregivers who love them. With Mightier's innovative game system, players are able to practice keeping their "cool" while playing fun, award-winning mobile games. Three clinical trials at Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Mass General have shown Mightier works as well as medications. The program has served over 25,000 families with over 10 million games played. Our mission is to empower every child to build emotional strength.

Why is this role important?

We believe the best way to solve the access, stigma, and engagement problems in mental health is to give families direct access to an empowering, proven program. There are > 20M+ kids struggling with ADHD and anxiety and millions more who could benefit from learning self-regulation to help them thrive in life.

We are looking for someone to help drive production management as we continue to expand the Mightier experience. Candidates will have experience in managing and creating schedules, organizing workflows, and working across departments to ensure projects run smoothly and seamlessly.

Job description:

  • Report to Chief Product Officer
  • Collaborate with internal teams to define the future of Mightier products through research, data review, and prototyping.
  • Own prioritization and collaboration of projects across all teams.
  • Orchestrate product development cycles from ideation through release. A typical cycle includes requirement gathering & spec definition, design user testing, setting timelines and release schedules, working closely with engineering during sprints, and leading product rollouts.
  • Discover and follow product success metrics with the Analytics team.
  • Establishing processes that facilitate communication and reduce bottlenecks across the organization.
  • Responsible for coordinating work bridging between Marketing, CX, Product and Development teams

    Relevant experience and qualifications:
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Strong organizational skills
    • Bachelor's degree in business, engineering, design or related field
    • 5+ years experience in product management, product development, or strategy in the tech industry
    • Experience in Agile development, and familiarity with digital production management tools (Mightier currently uses JIRA and Confluence)
    • Experience in working with and coordinating large-scale projects with distributed teams
    • A creative problem solver who is comfortable with ambiguity, with a proven ability to solve unstructured problems
    • Demonstrated ability to build positive relationships, and influence decisions with a variety of cross-functional stakeholders (marketing, engineering, legal, compliance, risk) both internal and external
    • Experience in B2B and B2B2C commerce
    • Experience working with Healthcare vendors is a plus
    • Familiarity and/or experience with game design/development is a plus


      Health Insurance

      Health Flexible Spending Account

      Life Insurance

      MA PFML

      Vaccine Policy


      Paid Time Off

      401(k) with Employer Match

Keywords: Mightier, Boston , Technical Program Manager, Platform & Growth, IT / Software / Systems , Boston, Massachusetts

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