Senior Project Manager, Scaled Programs

  • Individual Contributor
  • TSPA Members
  • San Francisco, CA, USA or Remote
  • Experience level: 3-5+ years

Website Discord

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Discord is your place to talk. Whether you’re part of a school club, gaming group, worldwide art community, or just a handful of friends that want to spend time together, millions of people use Discord every day to create connections, hang out, and talk.
At the heart of Discord’s communities is Safety. The Safety team at Discord is responsible for ensuring users find belonging by minimizing exposure to spam and other forms of platform abuse. We are excited to find others passionate about making sure Discord is a safe and welcoming place for our users and hope you can join us on this mission.
As a Project Manager, Scaled Programs, you will establish and optimize operational processes by identifying and delivering completed scaled projects and, in partnership with stakeholders across our company, drive sustained progress across all abuse areas for Safety Operations.
What you’ll be doing
  • Utilize quantitative and qualitative methods to synthesize clear takeaways and recommendations for complex business problems
  • Manage strategic projects from initial conception through implementation across multiple abuse and focus areas
  • Collaborate with internal teams to manage expectations and drive consensus
  • Identify gaps across teams, develop root cause analyses, and proactively propose and lead continuous improvements in response to changing circumstances
  • Launch and optimize workflows and assist Policy, Product, and Trust & Safety teams in the development of operational policies, tools, and solutions
  • Ensure clear and concise communication amongst stakeholders throughout a project’s lifecycle, including senior leadership
What you should have
  • 3-5+ years work experience in project and/or program management, strategy or related roles
  • Analytical backbone––you easily and autonomously gather and present data for sound decision-making and the ongoing tracking of success metrics
  • Proactive problem solving––you find opportunities for improvement, and you’re motivated to lead initiatives from start to finish
  • Strong stakeholder management skills––you’re adept at improving processes you don’t directly own, and know how to leverage the skills of multiple disparate teams
  • Excellent communication skills––you can efficiently and eloquently present ideas, updates and results to key stakeholders at various levels
  • Hyper-organization––you have a track record of managing multiple projects with competing priorities
  • Comfort with ambiguity––in ever-changing situations, you approach initiatives with positivity and are excited to drive them successfully through completion
Bonus Points
  • MBA or master’s degree in a related field
  • Six Sigma Certification
  • Experience in a fast-paced environment where you have made a measurable impact
  • Demonstrated interest in safety and/or responsible innovation initiatives

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