- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary $18,000.00 - $30,000.00 unpaid work
Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Business, related field, or equivalent practical experience.
10 years of experience in program or project management.
Experience with process improvement, system implementations, and/or policy management.
MBA or Master's degree with a technical emphasis.
Experience leading cross-functional process improvements. Ability to collaborate and influence across multiple levels of an organization.
Knowledge of the tools and elements of project management.
Ability to comfortably shift between hands-on detailed analysis and big picture thinking and to customize communication based on the audience.
Excellent sense of accountability and ownership for end-to-end project lifecycle.
Excellent attention to detail, analytical, and verbal/written communication 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.
The Global Infrastructure Group is responsible for driving optimal fulfillment and transforming Google’s fleet by balancing and shaping demand intent from our Product Areas (PAs), deployment decisions for new technology, and supply capability across datacenters, networking, and machines.
Behind everything our users see online is the architecture built by the Technical Infrastructure team to keep it running. From developing and maintaining our data centers to building the next generation of Google platforms, we make Google's product portfolio possible. We're proud to be our engineers' engineers and love voiding warranties by taking things apart so we can rebuild them. We're always on call to keep our networks up and running, ensuring our users have the best and fastest experience possible.
Manage the Global Infrastructure Group Operations team.
Drive process and automation improvements via a centralized GIG capability roadmap with UFO/FDO software and product management partners.
Design and implement a centralized data/analytics platform for GIG teams (sales and operations planning, demand/supply planning, order management, etc.).
Develop a policy management structure to ensure PAs understand the engagement model of GIG's planning and fulfillment processes and workflows.
Facilitate communications to critical stakeholders via various mediums such as PA Communications, Product Area Resource Management (PARM) Syncs, etc.
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