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Technical Program Manager
Verification & Validation
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
San Carlos, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • BS degree in an engineering discipline or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience in engineering or program management with a focus on V&V
  • Experience with test platforms, simulation, autonomous vehicles, and V&V is highly desired
  • Experience with developing and scaling mature test strategy, processes, plans, procedures, post-test analysis, reporting, and traceability for test campaigns
  • Proven success in managing complex cross-functional projects
  • Experience with automotive or aerospace processes preferred
  • Proficient in tools or processes required to manage complex projects (i.e. Gantt charts, risk matrix, Smartsheet, JIRA, etc.)
  • Ability to concisely and effectively communicate at all levels of an organization
  • Strong references that highlight your ability to build strong working relationships with senior leaders and engineers across functions and departments
  • Establish and roll out V&V initiatives across multiple verticals and teams, working with each team to build the tool and process
  • Define KPIs and other methods to measure metrics that best translate progress toward goals
  • Provide concise and effective communications to key stakeholders on program status, issues/risks, and accomplishments. Lead execution of milestones and take it across the finish line with all stakeholders
  • Identify and communicate risks or blockers proactively to ensure that mitigating actions are ongoing within the engineering and testing teams
  • Structure large test programs and campaigns, breaking them down into trackable and executable chunks with clear sets of verification objectives
  • Collaborate with software developers to provide test feedback, findings, and burn-down issues
  • Provide effective prioritization and delegation to de-risk and enable tactical and strategic decision-making to accelerate toward goals
  • Maintaining a strong technical understanding of our vehicle platforms and test operations
Desired Qualifications
  • MS degree in an engineering discipline
  • 8+ years of experience in engineering or program management with a focus on V&V
  • PMP or equivalent
  • Standard product certification

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 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.