Program Manager

Product Development

Posted on 5/28/2024

Sila Nanotechnologies

Sila Nanotechnologies

201-500 employees

Nano-composite silicon anode technology developer



Alameda, CA, USA

Required Skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in engineering or physical sciences
  • 5+ years of program management or similar experience, preferably in the automotive, battery, consumer electronics, or material / chemical industries
  • Ideally 2+ years of proven experience in externally facing roles
  • Experienced in establishing and effectively using a variety of Gantt, collaboration, and communication tools
  • Experience establishing decision-making frameworks for managing program life cycles, including deep knowledge of stage-gate methodology
  • Demonstrated ability to consolidate and communicate data and trade-offs clearly to varied audiences
  • Experience bringing together cross-functional needs and expectations, gaining and maintaining cross-functional stakeholder support, and closing gaps in differences to drive alignment
  • Excellent leadership, analytical thinking skills, organizational skills, and high attention to detail
  • Align and drive macro- and micro-level internal and customer plans for product development programs, ensuring alignment with the company's critical milestones
  • Proactively identify and highlight critical-path dependencies, risks, and opportunities to accelerate
  • Communicate, plan, create alignment, and take action on tactical decisions with partners representing different functions
  • Crisply and clearly communicate program status to executives, partners, and across Sila
  • Refine program management tools and processes, with a focus on purpose and value
  • Cultivate strong, collaborative relationships and promote an encouraging program team environment

Sila Nanotechnologies, Inc. stands out as a prime employer for professionals passionate about evolving the battery technology landscape. The company has pioneered Titan Silicon™, a nano-composite silicon anode technology that optimizes lithium-ion batteries’ energy density—a pivotal factor for both consumer electronics and automotive industries. Working here offers the opportunity to be at the forefront of technological advancements that power significant shifts in electrification and product innovation.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding



Alameda, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth