Program Manager

| Greater LA Area

DISQO is a next-generation consumer insights platform. We provide the highest quality consumer data to the world's largest market research agencies, analytics companies, and brands. We operate one of the world's largest true consumer insights panels. This data helps our clients understand user behavior, build better experiences, and make better decisions. We utilize cutting-edge technology and innovative, out-of-the-box strategies to collect and analyze insights which help shape the products and services of tomorrow.

We believe the best software is written and managed by small teams that know how to make the impossible possible. We use agile software development techniques and modern tools to focus our efforts on solving our business goals. We use OKRs to track everything we do. We deliver early and often. We obsess over our code, architecture, and infrastructure. And we believe that these practices lead to higher quality products. 

What you will be doing:

  • Partner with Product Managers for alignment of key initiatives and drive them to completion.
  • Lead planning, execution, and delivery of cross-functional initiatives; working with multiple delivery teams
  • Engage teams in program-level planning and execution in multiple sprint increments
  • Develop and manage roadmaps and resource plans
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously and work autonomously in a fast-paced environment
  • Monitor and ensure the success of initiatives to agreed upon OKR’s, mitigate any underperforming initiatives across the Programs.
  • Identify and manage incoming and outgoing dependencies for the team
  • Remove impediments to delivery of initiatives
  • Communicate status, timelines and risks 

Desired Skills or Experience: 

  • 1-3 years’ experience as a Technical Program Manager or Project Manager
  • CSM or similar certification
  • Experience as a Program Manager at a Startup
  • Experience working with complex and technical teams
  • JIRA Ninja 

Nice to Haves:

  • Technical background able to grasp and understand technical issues or technical approach.
  • Experience at a company with Big Data and basic understanding of data

Benefits & Perks:

  • 100% covered Medical/Dental/Vision for employee
  • Equity
  • Paid vacation
  • Flexible work hours
  • Catered lunches 3x's a week
  • Stocked pantry
  • Happy Hours
  • Weekly Yoga
  • Discounted Gym Membership
  • Commuter Program
  • Quarterly Offsite's


DISQO is an equal opportunity employer

*Recruiting firms that submit resumes to DISQO without first entering into a written contract will not be entitled to any compensation on candidates referred by that firm.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PHPLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • ScalaLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • SwiftLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • LaravelFrameworks
    • SparkFrameworks
    • SpringFrameworks
    • TensorFlowFrameworks
    • HiveDatabases
    • MySQLDatabases
    • RedshiftDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases

Location

Located in the heart of downtown Glendale’s thriving tech community, DISQO is conveniently near a myriad of great eateries & entertainment options.

An Insider's view of DISQO

What are some social events your company does?

We have weekly happy hours, lunches and after hours activities. They include Nerf gun fights, karaoke, bowling, weekly basketball games, ping pong, puppy day, trivia games and a lot more!

Siran

Accounting

What projects are you most excited about?

DISQO's consumer facing product, Survey Junkie, is an awesome project to work on. Between building new features and responding to customers, at the rate we move, the project never gets old. Also, working on something that is used by millions of people is super fulfilling as I know everything I do makes an impact in the lives of others.

Roque

Engineer

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

DISQO granted me the opportunity to learn the fundamental framework to building a successful product while focusing on the user. As a recent college graduate, I can’t imagine to be working with a greater company than DISQO as they really encourage the work hard, play hard culture to all its employees.

David

Product Management

What is your vision for the company?

We want to build a trusted world where all brand decisions result in ultimate consumer satisfaction, a world where brands and consumers connect to create the best products & experiences together.

It's quite an ambitious & technically challenging goal, with an impact so massive, it will benefit all of humanity.

Drew

CTO

What’s the vibe like in the office?

The office vibe at DISQO can simply be described as fun. Whether it’s making watermelon slushee’s in the kitchen or playing a random game of UNO, there’s always something going on. Even when the work gets intense, you can always hear laugher throughout the office.

Marina

Recruiting

What are DISQO Perks + Benefits

DISQO Benefits Overview

Fully subsidized medical, dental and vision PPO plan
Flexible schedule
Gym membership
Fully stocked kitchen and catered lunches
Fun culture - happy hours, games, off-site team building activities
Smart passionate coworkers

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Team workouts
Acme Co.'s team fitness initiatives include In-office yoga.
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
DISQO provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes Core hours, Flexible start and end times.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Employees receive 24 hours per year of paid sick leave.
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
DISQO offers employees who commute or forego a parking pass completely, a monthly stipend.
Company Outings
DISQO hosts company outings Quarterly. Our previous quarterly events include bowling, a scavenger hunt in Santa Monica and a pool party in Malibu.
Free Daily Meals
Game Room
Our game room includes Ping Pong, Video Games.
Stocked Kitchen
DISQO has a fully stocked kitchen including unlimited snacks and all kinds of beverages.
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted Once per week.
Parking
We offer employees Free on-site garage parking.
Fitness Subsidies
DISQO provides discounted membership to 24 Hour Fitness.
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