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Director, Program Management at Fictiv
San Francisco, CA, US
You’ll have the opportunity to interact with some of the most renowned companies on the planet who make physical products loved by millions. You’ll be working with some of the highest quality and most talented vendors who produce what seems impossible to produce. You’ll be surrounded by a wicked awesome team (think PhDs, Ironmans, artists) who are obsessed with winning the hearts and minds of product engineers and designers who are literally building the future (think autonomous cars)... today.
 
At Fictiv, we’re inspired every day by our customers and teammates.
 
You’ll have the opportunity to interact with some of the most renowned companies on the planet who make physical products loved by millions. You’ll be working with some of the highest quality and most talented vendors who produce what seems impossible to produce. You’ll be surrounded by a wicked awesome team (think PhDs, Ironmans, artists) who are obsessed with winning the hearts and minds of product engineers and designers who are literally building the future (think autonomous cars, surgical robots, smart home devices)... today.
 
Impact in this Role
Your role as the Director of Program Management will be to manage and to grow the Program Management function at Fictiv in order to ensure that we’re continually delivering custom-fabricated parts and assemblies that meet/exceed our customers’ expectations.  At Fictiv, we believe in creating the world’s premier platform for hardware manufacturing, and you’ll be playing a critical role in making that happen.
 
In this role, you’ll be using your engineering background, manufacturing process knowledge and management experience, to develop and implement effective and scalable processes to ensure we’re executing programs within scope, on time, in full, while maintaining customer satisfaction. You will also be working cross functionally to lead the development of robust processes which ensure the successful execution of new service offerings that Fictiv launches to the public.
 
You’ll be leading a team of technical program managers split between San Francisco, CA and Guangzhou, China who are directly responsible for the successful execution of programs post-sale. When a program is found to be off-track, you’ll be expected to provide input into the corrective action for recovery. On a daily basis, you’ll interact with the Sales Team to provide input into future program opportunities to ensure all necessary requirements are gathered pre-sale.   
 
You will report to the Vice President of Manufacturing.

What You'll Be Doing

    • Program Management System Definition & Maintenance - Define, plan, and oversee the development & adoption of the necessary program management systems for current and future service offerings. Work to improve our organization's efficiency and profitability by reducing waste
    • Team Management - Manage activities and set priorities and expectations for an international team at both Fictiv’s headquarter and China offices. Build systems and processes for onboarding, evaluation and career progression of Technical Program Managers
    • Opportunity Evaluation - Lead the review of program-level sales opportunities with the cross functional team to ensure all of the necessary requirements are gathered before program kick-off, and align expectations between our customers, internal teams, and manufacturing partners
    • International Staffing - Forecast for personnel needs based on the business’ projected demand. Source, interview, and hire technical program managers in line with the demands of the business
    • Customer Visits - Represent the manufacturing team of Fictiv during on-site visits of high profile customers, clearly and professionally communicating the mission and value proposition of Fictiv
    • Continuous Improvement – Identify areas of improvement and drive those improvements to the responsibilities listed above

Desired Traits

    • You are a team-oriented leader and a motivator
    • You are a system-level thinker with a penchant for defining process
    • You are results-oriented, motivated by flawless program execution & customer satisfaction
    • You are meticulous, detail-oriented, and have an inclination for documentation
    • You have a history of data-based decision making
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Self-starter, manages time efficiently, able to complete work in a timely manner without active supervision
    • You are agile - can move from operational to tactical and back quickly