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Senior/Principal Technical Program Manager
Manufacturing Technology
Updated on 3/21/2023
Alameda, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Business Strategy
  • Bachelor's Degree or higher in engineering or physical sciences
  • 10+ years of proven experience, preferably in the battery industry
  • 5+ years as a program manager for hardware development
  • 2+ years experience in manufacturing
  • 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 collaborator needs and expectations, gaining and maintaining collaborator support, and closing gaps in differences to drive alignment
  • Excellent leadership, analytical thinking skills, organizational skills, and high attention to detail
  • Create and drive macro-level plan for Sila's next-gen manufacturing technology, ensuring alignment of the overall business strategy with the company's critical milestones
  • Clearly translate business requirements into plans
  • Crisply and clearly communicate program status to executives, partners, and across teams
  • Drive decision-making and clearly communicate scope, assumptions, and results
  • Understand key interdependencies and risks that ripple through the program and proactively communicate plans with the cross-functional teams to swiftly integrate potential mitigations
  • Refine program management tools and processes, with a focus on purpose and value
  • Cultivate strong, collaborative relationships and promote an encouraging program team environment
  • Hire, coach, and support talent through consistent feedback, navigation of challenges, and celebration of wins
Sila Nanotechnologies

51-200 employees

EV Lithium-ion manufacturer
Company Overview
Sila Nanotechnologies is a provider and manufacturer of revolutionary car batteries.