Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Tokyo

Description

Qualifications
Minimum qualifications:
7 years of experience working and leading in the education sector, with a focus on STEM or Computer Science.
Experience in program management.
Ability to speak and write in English and Japanese fluently and idiomatically.
Preferred qualifications:
Ability to maximize opportunities for with limited resources.
Ability to integrate public policy with business strategy.
Excellent government relations skills.
Excellent problem solving skills.
About the job
Google's projects, like our users, span the globe and require managers to keep the big picture in focus. As a Program Manager at Google, you lead complex, multi-disciplinary projects. You plan requirements with internal customers and usher projects through the entire project lifecycle. This includes managing project schedules, identifying risks and clearly communicating goals to project stakeholders. Your projects often span offices, time zones and hemispheres, and it's your job to keep all the players coordinated on the project's progress and deadlines.
Google is committed to supporting and continually investing in education at the K-12 level in Japan. The Google Engineering Education team develops learning programs, education tools, and resources that advance computer science education. We work to prepare students with skills they’ll need for the future and expand access to these skills.
In this role, you will connect Google’s resources and programs to work with the government, schools, and educators, fostering Computer Science and programming education in secondary education. As a Program Manager, you will contribute knowledge and insights into Computer Science education in Japan and design education programs that explore global and local needs.
Responsibilities
Work with government, schools, and educators to lead Google’s Computer Science education for K12 schools in Japan.
Lead Computer Science global projects such as developing a localization strategy or supporting curriculum development.
Work with the Google for Education team on go-to-market efforts that align with the global strategy for Computer Science education.
Foster the adoption of Google global digital resources, including Blockly and AI.
Work with internal teams to validate the appropriateness of platforms, tools, and content to facilitate CS education implementation across education systems.

About the company

Google is not a conventional company, and we don't intend to become one. True, we share attributes with the world's most successful organizations - a focus on innovation and smart business practices comes to mind - but even as we continue to grow, we're committed to retaining a small-company feel. At Google, we know that every employee has something important to say, and that every employee is integral to our success.

We provide individually-tailored compensation packages that can be comprised of competitive salary, bonus, and equity components, along with the opportunity to earn further financial bonuses and rewards. Googlers thrive in small, focused teams and high-energy environments, believe in the ability of technology to change the world, and are as passionate

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