Technical Product Manager

Menlo Park, CA, United States
Jul 08, 2021
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
GRAIL is a healthcare company whose mission is to detect cancer early, when it can be cured. GRAIL is focused on alleviating the global burden of cancer by developing pioneering technology to detect and identify multiple deadly cancer types early. The company is using the power of next-generation sequencing, population-scale clinical studies, and state-of-the-art computer science and data science to enhance the scientific understanding of cancer biology, and to develop its multi-cancer early detection blood test. GRAIL is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA with locations in Washington, D.C., North Carolina, and the United Kingdom. It is supported by leading global investors and pharmaceutical, technology, and healthcare companies. For more information, please visit

As part of the Product Management team, the Associate Technical Product Manager role is a crucial part of driving detailed specification and execution of software products. This role will pair with Software Engineering development teams to bring new product features through the development lifecycle with high quality. Join GRAIL's growing team, with opportunities to dive into transformative software across a variety of new commercial and internal products.

You Will:

- Work closely with Technical Product Management to derive detailed software requirements and acceptance criteria that trace to user needs and product requirements.

- Own and manage multiple software requirements specifications, keeping content up to date across the lifecycle of development.

- Create process flow diagrams to communicate technical workflow and to facilitate sustainable and scalable design.

- Gather inputs from Software Engineering, Software Test, Quality, Compliance, Tech Writing, and others to build and manage backlog of scrum activities.

- Support Software Project Management in aligning backlog and sprints against release activities.

Your Background Includes:

- You enjoy driving the evolution of complex systems towards well organized and documented components

- You are proficient with JIRA and Confluence; Agile methodologies

- You are highly skilled in communicating and writing technical details in software requirement format

-You are comfortable acting as both leader and team player, working across multiple scrum teams to deliver results at the product level

-You have independent initiative and attention to detail, bringing new ideas or identifying and solving software requirement gaps

- You have experience in a regulated enviro nment

- You have 4+ years of experience in software systems engineering or similar roles

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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