Project/Program Manager (ATAP)
Posted: November 12, 2016
Reference ID: 1004387387
Adecco Engineering and Technology is currently recruiting a Project/Program Manager (ATAP). This will be a 12 month contract located in Mountain View, CA. Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP) Mobile Vision team is developing a wireless device that lets you interact with the digital world, simply by interacting with the physical world in the ways that you always have. We've already built a prototype and successfully incubated core technology inside ATAP combining computer vision, machine learning, optical character recognition, and low power mobile image processing. Now we are building an SDK and application ecosystem to interact with our prototype.
We are looking for a structured, versatile and highly experienced project manager who will play a key role in helping us push our technology forward. If you have experience as a project manager on teams developing devices, Android SDKs, or an application ecosystem, then we are interested in talking to you. In this role you'll be a critical member of a fast-paced cross-functional startup team and must thrive in a high energy, time-constrained, multitasking environment.
Project/Program Manager -Responsibilities:
Manage 10-15 SW developers across multiple sites and geographies, both internal and external performers.
Be a key participant in product strategy/direction discussions.
Collaborate with team leadership and product owners to develop major milestones and manage the team towards these milestones
Define scope and break down of work leading to product/SDK release. Evaluate resources and time to deliver tasks.
Follow up on daily progress and find new ways to ensure deadlines are met.
Coordinate and lead daily stand ups, Sprint planning, Sprint reviews and retrospectives.
Handle routine tasks to keep things running smoothly (scrum, run meetings)
Monitor and drive product development.
Remove impediments to team focus and unblock team members (organizationally, securing software licenses, ordering machines)
Assist in connecting teams functional groups (Eng, SW, HW, ID, UX, QA)
Collaborate with other internal Google groups around development and development timelines
Train and coach team member on agile development process
BS degree in computer science, related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
5-10 years experience in project management
Technical experience in mobile app development an asset
Experience with agile projects and development.
Proven organizational skills and the ability to prioritize and work well in an environment with competing demands
Able to drive internal and external teams, handle pushback, yet remain pleasant to work with must be a key team leader, approachable but firm
Experience working with teams developing complex products involving both hardware and software components.
In-depth knowledge of Google Services and development best practices.
Able to deliver quality work in a fast-paced startup-like environment and be an agent of change.
Thrive in a collaborative environment and communicate effectively.
Experience in programming, debugging, and design.
Understanding of computer vision and/or machine learning algorithms.
Experience with embedded applications and hardware.
Experience with wearables and wearable app development.
Experience with OCR and handwriting recognition.
If you are interested in this Project/Program Manager job in Mountain View, CAthen please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Adecco Engineering and Technical, go to www.adeccousa.com. If you have questions about the position please contact Binh Phi at 408-962-4985 or Binh.Phi@Adeccona.com.
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