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Senior Operations Program Manager
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Burlingame, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Experienced in manufacturing, process engineering, logistics, strategic component sourcing, risk mitigation and/or supply chain management
  • Results oriented with attention to detail and a strategic long term planning perspective
  • Proficient at addressing various partners from individual contributors, up through senior leadership
  • Technically proficient and has prior contract manufacturing partner management experience
  • Familiar with a variety of manufacturing processes and techniques
  • A liaison to vendors and technical teams to design, develop and deliver products on time and within budget
  • Familiar with product lifecycle management methodologies
  • Self-motivated with incredible attention to detail
  • Deep understanding of supply chain, logistics, sales forecasting and component procurement standards
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be inventive and seek solutions through information gathering, partner discussions, and/or judgment calls
  • Bachelor's degree in operations management or engineering related fields preferred. Masters or MBA are a plus
  • 10+ years of validated experience in product development or manufacturing operations related roles with a strong background of supporting the development of new consumer electronic devices
  • Significant prior experience with ERP/MRP systems and logistics and supply chain planning
  • Strong working knowledge of hardware product safety and regulatory compliance certifications (FCC, CE etc.) process and requirements
  • Leading overseas manufacturing partners in planning and performing development builds and new product development stages
  • Building and maintaining approved vendor lists (AVL) and bill of materials (BOM) to ensure part availability, quality and cost for each development stage
  • Capable of leading operations schedules, production planning and materials readiness efforts to meet product development landmarks
  • Coordinating production readiness with engineering, operations, and internal/external teams
  • Evaluating capacity planning and production throughput estimations
  • Communicate requirements and schedules to facilitate technical readiness with supply chain and establish teams
  • Proficient with MS Office suite especially Project and Excel
  • Team environment; feels like a start-up within a large organization
  • Travel (domestic and international) required. Estimated 15%
  • Individual Contributor: Does not have direct supervisory responsibilities nor budgetary or hiring accountabilities
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in the video game industry is not required, but interest and passion for gaming, digital entertainment, consumer electronics, and technology is a plus
PlayStation Global

5,001-10,000 employees

Online multiplayer gaming and digital media delivery service
Company Overview
Playstation's mission is to deliver new joy, excitement and awe to everyone. The company builds software and hardware for gaming consoles and content.
  • Health and wellness: Medical (PPO, HDHP, and HMO), dental, vision, disability, employee assistance program, flexible spending accounts, health savings account, student loan repayment assistance, education reimbursement program, wellness reimbursement, identity theft protection, basic and voluntary life and AD&D insurance, business travel accident insurance, 4.5% 401(k) match, commuter program, additional voluntary programs (group legal, pet insurance, auto and home insruance), onsite flu shots and biometric screenings
  • Family and time off: 12 paid holidays, generous PTO, paid parental leave, adoption assistance program, 529 college savings plan match, back-up child care, parental and elder care coaching
  • Perks: Sony product discounts, passport perks program, monthly $10 Playstation Network voucher, employee referral bonus, game launch events
Company Core Values
  • Dreams & Curiosity: Pioneer the future with dreams and curiosity
  • Diversity: Pursue the creation of the very best by harnessing diversity and varying viewpoints
  • Integrity & Sincerity: Earn the trust for the Sony brand through ethical and responsible conduct
  • Sustainability: Fulfill our stakeholder responsibilities through disciplined business practices