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Manager – Technical Program Management
Manufacturing Operations
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
San Carlos, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • BS or MS degree in an engineering discipline or equivalent experience
  • 15+ years of experience in manufacturing operations, engineering, program management
  • Experience with heavy industry manufacturing (i.e. automotive, aerospace, etc) and the necessary integration with related functions such as logistics and quality
  • Strong track record in managing complex cross-functional projects
  • Strong Experience with Production System Logic and Operational Excellence
  • Strong Experience setting up cross-functional training programs
  • Very good communication skills
  • Work with department leaders to translate the top-down corporate strategy and milestones into detailed product roadmaps, timelines, and deliverables
  • Work with cross-functional leaders and finance to define and then track resource requirements (headcount and budget)
  • Lead the development and update of the Manufacturing Operation Industrial plan, including site strategy, Equipment Maintenance strategy, APQP process, ISO 9000 compliance roadmap, Equipment and Tooling readiness roadmap, and Strategic Plan Risk Analysis
  • Define and manage strategic transformational processes, and support the change management by conducting regular meetings, reporting, documenting, and communicating the program's updates
  • Establish standard reports and KPIs to provide concise and practical communications to key stakeholders on program status, issues/risks, and accomplishments
  • Set the agenda for critical decisions to be made at each meeting to eliminate bottlenecks and retire risks
  • Manage a team of cross-functional TPMs
  • Define, implement and maintain Zoox Production System spanning all teams within the manufacturing department
  • Implement a system for continuous improvement of manufacturing skills and methodologies
  • Develop a Manufacturing Operations Vision with a continuous improvement mindset with reference to the Lean Approach to achieve Operational Excellence
Desired Qualifications
  • Proficient in tools required to manage complex projects (i.e. Gantt charts)
  • Strong references that highlight your ability to build strong working relationships with senior leaders and engineers across functions and departments
  • An ability to keep the big picture in focus and to provide clear, well-structured, and concise communications tailored to each appropriate audience
  • Ability to manage confidential information

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.
  • Health Insurance
  • Maternity & Paternity Leave
  • Vacation & Paid Time Off
  • Sick Days
  • Free Lunch or Snacks
  • Employee Assitance Program
Company Core Values
  • We're doing one thing that will change everything.
  • It's bigger than any of us.
  • One Zoox, one crew.
  • Every day is a milestone.