- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary $18,000.00 - $30,000.00 unpaid work
BA/BS degree in Engineering or related field or equivalent practical experience.
5 years of industry experience in program or functional leadership roles, including experience exercising technical judgment at the level of a practicing engineer.
Experience in one or more relevant disciplines: distributed computing, networking technology, network capacity planning, data center (compute, storage, networking, power, cooling) deployments, or software development.
Master's degree in a technical field.
3 years of experience in New Product Introduction (NPI).
Aptitude for quantitative assessment and analysis across multiple technical disciplines (SQL).
Self-starter with firm sense of accountability and ownership for end-to-end project lifecycle. Knowledge of the tools and elements of project management.
About the job
Google's projects, like our users, span the globe and require managers to keep the big picture in focus while being able to dive into the unique engineering challenges we face daily. As a Technical Program Manager at Google, you lead complex, multi-disciplinary engineering projects using your engineering expertise. You plan requirements with internal customers and usher projects through the entire project lifecycle. This includes managing project schedules, identifying risks and clearly communicating them to project stakeholders. You're equally at home explaining your team's analyses and recommendations to executives as you are discussing the technical trade-offs in product development with engineers.
The Global Infrastructure Group is responsible for leading optimal fulfillment and transforming Google’s fleet by balancing and shaping demand intent from our Product Areas, deployment decisions for new technology, and supply capability across datacenters, networking, and machines.
As a Technical Program Manager for Infrastructure Capacity Planning, you'll ensure that Google has the right amount of cluster network and related infrastructure capacity to meet the needs of our Product Areas. You will coordinate with cross-functional teams to drive decision making and plan for scalable, efficient, and predictable growth.
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.
Assess future needs for networking capacity to enable compute and storage growth.
Lead decisions on cluster networking plans that support new networking technologies.
Work closely with demand and supply planning teams to generate accurate forecasting models
Define next generation planning processes and tools to scale with Google’s growth.
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