Program Manager - Growth Strategy

New York

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Posted 1 month ago

The team:

We are a unique strategy, operations and analytics team at Datadog, a high growth cloud software company that IPO’d in September 2019. The team drives high-level strategic decision making across the entire business, leads strategic planning, and adds operational rigor across the company.

The opportunity:

We’re seeking a strategic yet execution-minded problem solver to help us reach our next level of scale. This role will be responsible for building systems to improve and measure the performance of our go to market functions. That means developing and monitoring KPIs, creating processes and owning the outcomes of our most important strategic projects in service of evolving our target operating model.

You will: 

  • Develop go-to-market KPIs in partnership with our strategy team and sales stakeholders
  • Leverage clear measurement to develop an agenda to improve our business
  • Partner with our growth teams and leadership to implement operational improvements
  • Own the outcomes of core strategic programs and report on their progress to leadership
  • Lead internal transformations and deliver improvements to our operating model
  • Work cross functionally with sales, customer success, marketing, Strategy and other departments to help them reach their goals


  • BA/BS degree required (concentration in math, CS or a technical field preferred)
  • 4+ years experience in consulting or other implementation focused role
  • Quantitative thinker with track record of distilling actionable insights from complex data
  • Expertise in Excel, Tableau, Metabase, Looker or other similar BI tools
  • Proven track-record of leading projects to completion and following up on success
  • Strong verbal and written communicator with experience presenting to senior leaders
  • Experience managing broad stakeholder groups to achieve strategic objectives
  • Team player -- excited to help others reach their goals
  • Excited to take on big ambiguous problems that haven’t been tackled before

 Bonus points: 

  • Experience in a growth phase SaaS company and GTM functions in particular
  • Knowledge of JIRA, Salesforce and other similar systems
  • Familiarity with cloud observability or general SaaS business models
  • Operating experience not just at our scale but at a greater scale

Datadog is a monitoring service for hybrid cloud applications, assisting organizations in improving agility, increasing efficiency, and providing end-to-end visibility across the application and organization. These capabilities are provided on a SaaS-based data analytics platform that enables DevOps and other teams to accelerate go-to-market efforts, ensure application uptime, and successfully complete digital transformation initiatives.


Equal Opportunity at Datadog:

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Job tags: Analytics KPIs
Job region(s): North America
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