Senior Staff City Program Manager
Posted on 2/7/2024
Zoox

1,001-5,000 employees

Self driving car robotics company
Company Overview
Zoox is reinventing personal transportation—making the future safer, cleaner, and more enjoyable for everyone. The company is building the infrastructure for self-driving cars.
AI & Machine Learning
Automotive & Transportation

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2.3B

Founded

2014

Headquarters

Foster City, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

12%

1 year growth

29%

2 year growth

83%
Locations
San Mateo, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Marketing
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • BS or MS degree in an engineering discipline or equivalent cross functional experience
  • At least 15 years of experience in program management with a focus on product/service launches
  • Track record of managing complex cross-functional projects across multiple disciplines
  • Ability to perform in a fast-paced ambiguous and sometimes high-stress environment
  • Willingness to dive into technical details if required
  • Ability to concisely and effectively communicate at a senior executive level
Responsibilities
  • Lead the management of the roadmap for a new city in conjunction with definition from Strategy and Product teams
  • Work with a release lead and workstream leads to drive milestones for your city through planning and execution
  • Lead the definition and tracking of KPIs for launch, growth, and sustaining the service with stakeholders at Zoox
  • Work with stakeholders to ensure operational infrastructure for storage, charging, maintenance, and transportation of vehicles is in place for launch and scaling
  • Coordinate driving external engagements in the launch city, with community, government, and commercial partners
  • Work with the Comms & Marketing team on PR campaigns around service in the city
  • Drive the setup and operation of an internal pilot and the launch of service in your city
  • Drive enhancements post-launch to Operational Design Domain (ODD), scaling, improvements to operations and product offerings in your city
  • Collaborate with city operations to deliver a service that meets Zoox’s standards
Desired Qualifications
  • PMP or equivalent certification
  • Experience with developing and scaling strategy, processes, plans, procedures, reporting, and handling escalations
  • Strong references that highlight your ability to build strong working relationships with senior leaders, program managers, and engineers across functions and departments