Senior Engineering Project Manager
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Los Gatos, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Software Engineering Program/Project Manager leads software programs that are software only and/ or hardware systems with embedded software for both Internal and External customers
  • May also Lead Focus/Initiative teams throughout the Product Development life cycle for new products and work closely with stakeholders from Engineering (Platform, Cloud, Mobile, Business Applications) and Product Management
  • Responsible to meet KPI for project success (Eg: Schedule, Cost, Quality etc)
  • Coordinate the Product and Engineering teams in the critical transition from Product Requirements Document to Engineering Response Document
  • Coordinate with the platform/embedded, cloud, and mobile software engineering teams by interfacing with the product management and business applications teams in the product development process
  • Facilitate Change management, scope creep and prioritization in project execution
  • Communicate regular project status, manage risk, and escalate to leadership as required
  • Track and manage resource utilization across the various projects and programs
  • Enabler to removing obstacles by engaging the cross functional team
  • Facilitate cross-functional coordination with the hardware/system engineering program managers who support hardware, mechanical, electrical engineering, and operations teams to ensure product deliverables are met on-time and meet requirements
  • Partner with engineering management to facilitate all aspects of projects: prioritize, schedule, track, proactively manage and communicate status of projects; manage dependencies and blockers
  • Coordinate the projects and their interdependencies between new and sustaining projects including those in production and released to the field
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical/Mechanical/Software/Computer engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum of 7 years managing large, complex, multi-disciplined new product developments
  • Experience leading the introduction of new technologies with a proven understanding of product development lifecycles
  • Ability to work efficiently with new technologies and industry trends
  • Fluency in Agile/Scrum iterative project methods and processes, with some experience in Waterfall methodologies (Scrum/Agile certifications a plus)
  • Excellent leadership skills to work seamlessly with various stakeholders (Engineering, Product Management, IT Business Applications, Customer Support)
  • Strong written and verbal communication is key as you drive projects forward, prioritize work, facilitate the removal of obstacles, and escalate risks
  • Prior experience as a development engineer is a definite plus
  • Project Lead a multi-discipline and globally diverse team to deliver the next generation of EV charging products ahead of our competition
  • Primary Point of Contact for cross-functional project-related topics
  • Responsible for end-2-end program management
  • Maintain project page with cross functional inputs
  • Coordinate and oversee projects that cover multiple domains
  • Develop and manage a detailed cross project schedule
  • Manage and track inter-project dependencies
  • Manage and track Project KPI's - schedule, scope and budget
  • Proactively identify risks, drive the team to implement mitigations and escalate as needed
  • Drive team accountability to deliver to plan
  • Implement proper change management controls to document, review, approve/reject, and report any changes to the plan
  • Mentor and guide other members of the core team as needed
  • Regular project reporting to management and stakeholders
  • Measure project performance to identify areas for improvement
  • Utilize industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout entire project execution
  • Implement and improve project execution methodologies within the organization
  • Coordinate with other EPM's as needed

501-1,000 employees

Electric vehicle charging stations
Company Overview
ChargePoint believes that the rapid transition to electric mobility is essential to building a sustainable future for all. After more than a decade, their mission remains the same—to create technology that will enable the movement of all people and goods on electricity.
  • Outdoor Activities - The Los Gatos Creek Trail is just steps from our campus. Bring your bike or your running shoes. Plus you can shower up after your workout.
  • Office Parties - Celebration is a part of our culture.
  • Pets - Every day is bring-your-dog-to-work day.
  • Health Benefits - We offer full medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • EV charging at work - Drive an EV? Our parking lots are fully outfitted with charging stations, so you can plug in and charge up while you work.
  • Snacks and Beverages - Our fully stocked kitchens come with a wide variety of healthy (and not-so-healthy) snacks and beverages, plus we have an espresso machine.