Technical Project Manager, Collaboration & Productivity Engineering

New York, New York, United States

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Technical Project Manager, Collaboration & Productivity Engineering

Two Sigma is a different kind of investment manager. Since 2001, we have used data science and technology to derive insights that forecast the future and discover value in markets worldwide. Our team of scientists, technologists and academics looks beyond traditional finance to understand the bigger picture and develop creative solutions to some of the world’s most difficult economic problems. Our work spans markets and industries, from insurance and securities to private investments and new ventures.

The C&PE team is responsible for the design, development, implementation and support of multiple products including Worklow-as-a-Service, Slack, Search, Email, Telephony, Mobility and Video Conferencing. The products and services produced by this team enable all employees across the company to work intuitively in a modern digital environment.

The Project Manager in this role will be driving the delivery of major initiatives for the team, specifically those that have multiple dependencies on other teams, e.g. security. They will also be responsible for driving the development cadence and prioritization of projects in the organizational strategic plan as well as documentation and organization of unplanned work.


You will take on the following responsibilities:

  • Work closely with product and program management in the development of roadmaps for products in the Collaboration and Productivity Engineering area to the rest of the company

  • Determine the scope of projects including development of milestones and adherence to the full project lifecycle

  • Build and manage project backlogs

  • Drive planning, implementation and execution in an agile fashion including running agile scrums

  • Contribute to and advocate for adherence to project management best practices

You should possess the following qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience on software projects as a project manager, preferably on large technical projects, that have development, infrastructure, security and integration dependencies

  • BA/BS degree preferably in engineering or computer science

  • Strong communication, organization, and time-management skills

  • Ability to work closely with stakeholders including end-users and multiple engineering disciplines in a collaborative, no-ego approach

  • Ability to work independently, take ownership of initiatives and be accountable for success

  • Prior or current development experience is desirable

You will enjoy the following benefits:

  • Core Benefits: Fully paid medical and dental insurance premiums for employees and dependents, 401k match, employer-paid life & disability insurance

  • Perks: Onsite gyms with laundry service, wellness activities, casual dress, snacks, game rooms

  • Learning: Tuition reimbursement, conference and training sponsorship

  • Time Off: Generous vacation, sick days, and paid caregiver leaves

We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics.