Google's projects, like our users, span the globe and require managers to keep the big picture in focus. As a Program Manager at Google, you lead complex, multi-disciplinary projects.
You plan requirements with internal customers and usher projects through the entire project lifecycle. This includes managing project schedules, identifying risks and clearly communicating goals to project stakeholders.
Your projects often span offices, time zones and hemispheres, and it's your job to keep all the players coordinated on the project's progress and deadlines.
Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful. Only one thing consistently stands in the way between our users and the world's information hardware.
Our Consumer Hardware team researches, designs, and develops new technologies and hardware to make our user's interaction with computing faster, more powerful, and seamless.
Whether finding new ways to capture and sense the world around us, advancing form factors, or improving interaction methods, our Consumer Hardware team is making people's lives better through technology.
Support the development and validation for Google packaging. Collaborate with Packaging Engineering, Packaging Project Management, Operations, Logistics, vendors and manufacturers.
Support the alignment of quality requirements and supporting DFMs, during development as well as during product ramp (e.
g., first article inspections).
Support the preparation for builds, attending builds, packaging testing and providing summary feedback on validation results.
Follow up on improvements needed with manufacturers and vendors.
Provide regular status updates, optimize schedules working with the packaging project manager. Interfacing with the cross-functional team in Taiwan and other teams in Asia.
Minimum qualifications :
Bachelor's degree in packaging engineering, related engineering or science, or equivalent practical experience.
Experience with packaging materials used in consumer packaging (paper, molded fiber, corrugate, rigid box etc).
Ability to speak and write in English fluently.
Preferred qualifications :
3 years of relevant industry experience.
Experience managing multiple packaging projects in a cross-functional environment.
Experience with logistics and operations; relating to packaging design and development.
Experience with sustainable packaging design methods, materials and development processes (tooling).
Experience with product fragility, cosmetic protection and packaging testing and reporting.
Experience with Artios CAD, 3D SolidWorks and / or NX.