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New Product Operations Manager
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Los Gatos, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Management of projects from product development phase to factory introduction and ramp
  • Lead cross-functional teams responsible for qualifying and transferring new products at CM sites
  • Follow up on BOM, spec, documentation releases to enable the Operations team to support the NPI builds or change management implementation timely
  • Resolving complex cross-functional problems and issues
  • Establish methodologies for achieving quality set deliverables per Charge Point Corporate guideline. Work with manufacturer on Quality, Delivery and Cost
  • Liaise with marketing / sales to support customer beta and change submission. Consolidate build requirements for NPI and Pilot phase
  • Work with Material and Planning team to align material, logistics, forecast planning, fulfillment and system readiness
  • Facilitates the resolutions of complex team issues or determines direction to take based on risk factors, builds consensus, maintains process focus, and overcomes barriers for the team
  • Manage build and test (manufacturing & qualification) plans and resources during execution; objective is to achieve cost, quality/ Reliability, and schedule goals
  • Plan factory capacity and lead CapEx equipment budget. Ensure available tooling and test equipment capacity to support initial high volume manufacturing after program transfer
  • Work with Quality to ensure RMA is set up for new product / new manufacturing partner
  • Work closely with Product and Engineering team on understanding requirements and be able to communicate requirements and schedules to facilitate technical readiness with operations teams
  • Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Electronic Engineering
  • Minimum 5 - 8 years Project Management role in complex and fast moving manufacturing environment is desired
  • Very familiar with inventory and BOM management software and tools
  • Able to travel as required within a short notice
  • PMP is preferred but not essential
  • Experience in manufacturing, process engineering or product development
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to present to management
  • Extraordinary ability to build relationships
  • Clear, consistent communication
  • Use data to drive decisions and be willing to take action
  • Enthusiastic and motivated
  • High level of detail while running several work-streams
  • Technical expertise and prior OEM management experience

501-1,000 employees

Electric vehicle charging stations
Company Overview
ChargePoint believes that the rapid transition to electric mobility is essential to building a sustainable future for all. After more than a decade, their mission remains the same—to create technology that will enable the movement of all people and goods on electricity.
  • Outdoor Activities - The Los Gatos Creek Trail is just steps from our campus. Bring your bike or your running shoes. Plus you can shower up after your workout.
  • Office Parties - Celebration is a part of our culture.
  • Pets - Every day is bring-your-dog-to-work day.
  • Health Benefits - We offer full medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • EV charging at work - Drive an EV? Our parking lots are fully outfitted with charging stations, so you can plug in and charge up while you work.
  • Snacks and Beverages - Our fully stocked kitchens come with a wide variety of healthy (and not-so-healthy) snacks and beverages, plus we have an espresso machine.