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Technical Program Manager
Updated on 1/26/2023
Locations
Mountain View, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Strong program management background, with at least 2+ years of experience managing software development programs, preferably in the AV space
  • Bachelors in Computer Science, Engineering, or a similar technical field
  • Experience managing fast paced initiatives, often with multiple stakeholders, complex schedules, and priority calls that need to be made
  • Strong understanding of SW/HW development processes and how to efficiently execute
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You know how to facilitate tradeoffs between engineering and product requirements, but always maintain high safety standards
  • Passion. You are passionate about autonomous vehicles and their potential impact on humanity
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with engineering, product, and operations to design and deliver projects towards creating an autonomous system
  • Manage the progress of the overall program to meet objectives and goals, defining schedules, milestones, and resource allocation for successful execution
  • Prioritize and manage issues, risks, and dependencies and resolve any barriers to moving projects forward
  • Support and guide decision making by clearly communicating risks and implications to stakeholders
  • Perform technical analysis to resolve open issues
  • Improve the overall performance of the system by driving top performance issues to completion, including but not limited to leading sprints, burning down bugs, and making priority calls on team direction
  • Develop tools and processes to improve engineering productivity
  • Communicate schedules, status, and priorities to all levels of the organization
Kodiak Robotics

51-200 employees

Long-haul trucking technology company
Company Overview
Kodiak's mission is to carry freight forward—so people, partners, and the planet thrive. The company has the trucking industry's most advanced technology stack purpose-built for long-haul trucks, leveraging a unique sensor fusion system and lightweight mapping solution that handles all aspects of highway driving, delivering freight safely, efficiently, and on time.
Benefits
  • Remote-friendly work environment
  • 401k
  • Generous PTO policy
  • Life insurance
  • Medical, dental, vision, & FSA plans
  • Family-friendly company events
  • Dog-friendly office
  • Employee-driven fitness classes
  • Free EV charging
  • Trivia & board game nights
Company Core Values
  • Safety, first and always
  • Intellectual honesty, principled debate.
  • Disciplined innovation
  • Better together. For a better future.
  • Exceed expectations. Earn respect. Repeat.