Programme Manager- (Contract)

Albany, Auckland, New Zealand expand job description ↓


EROAD is seeking a passionate programme manager with very high aptitude to guide the delivery & market readiness of two large next generation platforms to market.

This position involves program management of multi-disciplinary cross functional teams developing new products and services from concept, design, implementation, through to production and deployment.

The programme manager ensures overall project success by working with the teams to ensure the overall programme is clearly communicated, and aligned to the customer needs the programme is fulfilling. This includes maintaining highly visible goals, related tasks to the project team while maintaining a continuous dialogue with key internal and external stakeholders.

This role will suit an energetic, people focused agile program manager who performs well in a complex, diverse, fast paced environment where a proactive, collaborative, problem solving management style is key.

You will work across the business, from the services arm to the product delivery & agile development teams involving SaaS software, mobile, firmware and partner integrations along with product managers, architects, partners and operational teams to deliver our products to market.

EROAD’s sustainable competitive advantage is our ability to change and adapt faster than other organisations. Transportation is going through a massive amount of disruption presenting a large amount of opportunity and uncertainty to navigate.

This is a key position and will be integral in ensuring a collaborative work environment and will act as a positive influence across EROAD.

As a key member of the team this position will also:

  • Ensure a best-practice agile and project management approach
  • Lead with integrity and promote EROAD’s values
  • Be results focused
  • Have an enthusiasm for innovation and building excellent products
  • Support a positive culture and work environment
  • Not be afraid to challenge the status quo


Required Experience:

  • 2+ years’ experience in a program management or similar delivery role.
  • 10+ years’ experience in agile software project management.
  • Understanding of AWS, high scale, SaaS, mobile, analytics and IoT.
  • Participated in the entire product lifecycle, from ideation through to end-of-life.
  • Expert in lean start-up and agile software development methodologies with practical experience in both corporate and start-up environments.


About EROAD:

EROAD believes that every community deserves safer roads and the people who use the roads should influence the design, management and funding of transport networks.

This is why we use technology to create easy to use solutions that manage vehicle fleets, support regulatory compliance, improve driver safety and reduce the costs associated with driving. Simultaneously working with universities, transport authorities and others in the research, trial and evaluation of sustainable transport networks.

Since beginning in 2000, EROAD has pioneered innovative commercial and regulatory services for motor carriers in New Zealand, Australia, and the USA. Now around 80% of the electronically collected road user charges in New Zealand are being collected using EROAD technology.

We’re New Zealand’s fastest growing telematics company and are listed on the New Zealand Stock Exchange (ERD). Our head office is in Albany, New Zealand and we have almost 300 staff located across New Zealand, Australia and the U.S.A. Our innovative work is frequently awarded, we appear on the Deloitte Fast 50 Master of Growth, Asia Pacific and we have received the Brake Fleet Safety Award acknowledging EROAD’s positive impact in creating safer drivers, vehicles and roads.

This is an excellent opportunity to take on a key role in a fast growing high-tech company with international reach. EROAD offers a competitive salary and benefits, excellent career development opportunities, and a fun, fast-paced work environment.

We ensure you have the tools, technology and training to do your best work, and offer flexible work hours to help ensure a healthy work/life balance.

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