Job Description

At Extra Space Storage, if it matters to you, it matters to us!

It is a really exciting time to be at Extra Space Storage! We got our start in 1977. Today we are a New York Stock Exchange-traded company leading the self-storage industry in more ways than one. But in order to maintain this lead, we need exceptionally motivated, capable, and driven people like you. We offer a fast-paced collaborative environment where each of us directly contributes to the company’s success. Come join us and find out why Glassdoor recognized Extra Space as one of their top 100 companies to work for in 2018!

Technical Project Manager (TPM) in the Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) team is responsible for driving system availability, performance, monitoring, release engineering, and incident response, among other things, related to the platform and services the company runs and owns.  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Coordinate and/or drive the design, writing, and delivery of software to improve availability, performance, monitoring, and efficiency of Extra Space platforms and services.  

  • Manage day to day activities of the team including, but not limited, to daily standup meetings, planning sessions, retrospectives, and backlog grooming. 

  • Groom and maintain backlog of items for the SRE team to work on. 

  • Consult with Stakeholders and Developers to manage and prioritize work items in the SRE backlog. 

  • Write and maintain reliability requirements proposed by the SRE team. 

  • Monitor team and service key performance indicators (KPI) including service level objectives and error budgets 

  • Develop roadmaps and resource plans with leadership 

  • Interact one-to-one with individual technical contributors and leaders 

  • Participate in on-call rotations, driving service restoration and removing service-impacting issues 

  • Collaborate with Product and Support teams to plan and deploy product releases 


Job Specifications  

  • Familiarity of modern applications - relation database, modern programming languages, cloud technologies (AWS, Azure, etc.), etc. 

  • Experience running teams using agile methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban 

  • Knowledge of DevOps practices for building, deploying, and monitoring infrastructure and applications. 

  • Skills in defining and documenting business and functional requirements for ongoing system improvements in iterative software development environments.

  • Capable of running daily stand-ups, planning sessions, retros, and demos.

  • Experience running production systems in the Cloud.

  • Strong sense of ownership and teamwork. 


Education and Experience 

  • Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university, or three to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  

  • 3+ years of managing a variety of software projects and/or IT infrastructure projects 

We pride ourselves on hiring top talent and provide the following benefits and more:    

  • Well defined career paths
  • Qualify for Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits on Day 1
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flexible Spending (FSA)
  • Company paid Life, AD&D, and  Short & Long Term Disability
  • 401K with company match after 90 days of service
  • Holiday pay and paid time off
  • Extensive Wellness Program and various Employee Discount Programs
  • Personal Health Advocate
  • Onsite Fitness Center
  • Free soda, coffee, and drinks all day every day and much, much more!

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.

If you are a current Extra Space employee, please apply through the "Find Internal Career Openings" in Workday

Extra Space Storage is the second largest operator of self-storage facilities in the U.S. Since we were founded in 1977, we’ve taken the storage industry by storm. In  2015 alone we added 1.6 Billion dollars in new acquisitions to our already large property portfolio.

The cornerstone of Extra Space Storage is successful partnerships with our stakeholders, partners, investors and customers. Our goals are driven by an impassioned, dedicated workforce that thrives in the innovation driven corporate environment. We are the best, at getting better!

Our Team Makes Us EXTRAordinary

Knowledge is power and experience is valuable. This is why we strive to attract the best candidates for every position at Extra Space Storage. Every position is valuable to our success from our executive management team, corporate employees, on-site managers and call center team.

Offering a Career Path Paved with Innovation and Satisfaction

Attracting the best candidates in any field requires a commitment to job satisfaction. At Extra Space Storage, job satisfaction is high, this is why we have one of the best retention rates in the business. We know that our success depends on our team loving their jobs! 

An Extra Space employee is number one valued and knows they are invaluable to the team, customer and company. Second they are passionate enjoying a challenging and rewarding career path armed with the tools they need to succeed. Add a fun work culture and spectacular offices makes Extra Space a pretty amazing place to work.

Posted 30+ Days Ago

Full time


Application Instructions

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