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Senior Software Program Manager
Posted on 4/7/2022
San Jose, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Operating Systems
  • 6+ years of recent Program Management experience driving the planning and execution of automotive software engineering projects
  • BS/MS or equivalent experience in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience with ASPICE as well as safety standards such as ISO 262626
  • Good understanding of Automotive SW development KPIs
  • A love of organizing everything with serious attention to detail coupled with strong communication & technical presentation skills
  • Experience leading successful releases with the short release cadence in a dynamic environment
  • Experience in successfully leading global projects across multiple time zones and delivering complex products to customers on time
  • Able to think strategically and tactically and to build consensus to make programs successful
  • Proven track record to think out of the box to resolve technical issues and resource conflicts
  • Strength working independently and actively with minimal mentorship
  • Drive and track software releases for new hardware and/or new software features
  • Implement and maintain software ISO 26262 processes in support of Automotive Safety requirements
  • Lead the software release cycle across multiple functional areas including software development, hardware integration, SQA, and product management
  • Define releases, drive features and bug fixes, testing, and documentation
  • Implement, deploy and support different tracking mechanisms for different Automotive SW Development KPIs according to ISO 26262 and ASPICE
  • Manage risks and resolve issues that affect release scope, schedule, and quality
  • Assist in improving processes and procedures within the team. Help streamline day-to-day operations
  • Regularly communicate the program status and key issues to management and across the organization
  • Defining work packages for external consultants working with technical team and managing execution
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience handling Security modules & Linux based products that requires orchestrating open source & proprietary components is a plus
  • Previous ASPICE assessment experience for MAN process areas or ISO 26262 assessment experience
  • Detailed understanding of software engineering principles
  • Previous experience as an Automotive software developer, having experienced the pressures and challenges, allowing for a more effective mentorship of the team in projects as well as process
  • Experience with Jira and/or Jama, to the point of being comfortable to instruct an engineering team how to use and execute using these tools
  • Knowledge of operating systems, embedded principles and standards
  • Familiar with AGILE software development processes

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