Bachelors degree in Computer Science, engineering, math, related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
8 years of experience in cross-functional technology program management, driving project delivery throughout the lifecycle.
Experience with software development, production management, and general software programming languages in Java, C/C++, Python, Go, SQL.
Experience in TCP/IP and network programming.
Ph.D. degree in a technical field or equivalent practical experience.
Experience with managing migration-style projects, projects that involve technology qualification, upgrades and changes during maintenance windows.
Experience driving technical programs in network deployment/engineering, product design, network content delivery or data center networking within telecommunications or Internet industries
Knowledge or demonstrated experience with software/cloud applications.
Understanding of data networks and supporting product features, services and technologies (eg, networking protocols at layers 2 and 3, SDN principles, automation in data centers).
About the job
Companys projects, like our users, span the globe and require managers to keep the big picture in focus while being able to dive into the unique engineering challenges we face daily. As a Technical Program Manager at Company, you lead complex, multi-disciplinary engineering projects using your engineering expertise. You plan requirements with internal customers and usher projects through the entire project lifecycle. This includes managing project schedules, identifying risks and clearly communicating them to project stakeholders. Youre equally at home explaining your teams analyses and recommendations to executives as you are discussing the technical trade-offs in product development with engineers.
Our objective is to ensure accessibility to Company products and services, including Company Search, Cloud and YouTube, by working in close collaboration with suppliers and network operators worldwide. As a Technical Program Manager, you will like the idea of implementing networking solutions that deliver Front End serving content to users around the world. You will manage cross-functional projects that require working with all organizational levels and groups specific to growth and development of the Company backbone, data center, peering and content distribution networks. You will also use your background in network engineering, network content distribution, network operations, technology deployment or computing sciences to have success in this role.
Behind everything our users see online is the architecture built by the Technical Infrastructure team to keep it running. From developing and maintaining our data centers to building the next generation of Company platforms, we make Companys product portfolio possible. Were proud to be our engineers engineers and love voiding warranties by taking things apart so we can rebuild them. We keep our networks up and running, ensuring our users have the best and fastest experience possible.
Work with core teams to develop and articulate tactical plans and long term strategy for Company's backbone networks, including initiating new programs, managing various programs of work, engaging teams and engineers, and setting the pace for development, deployment and delivery of networking systems and infrastructure.
Develop and prepare project documentation, process maps, presentations and tracking reports to provide detailed current status of each project.
Use technical judgment to drive project delivery, technology reviews, challenge proposals and build consensus.
Analyze numerical network performance and system performance data and translate into recommendations and actionable plans. Provide quantitative analysis focus, requiring interpretation of technical and commercial information from structured and unstructured sources.
Present the teams analyses and recommendations to internal stakeholders, including executive management.