PDS Tech Inc Data Engineering Project Manager in Cupertino, California
PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Data Engineering Project Manager in Cupertino, CA.
- The Sensor Software and Prototyping team is looking for an extraordinary Program Manager to join our growing team to lead and drive internal and external user study and prototyping research related efforts. This candidate ideally has a strong background in Technical Account Management and experience driving external vendors, while coordinating between internal hardware and software teams. Exceptional interpersonal skills are a requirement. The ability to handle complex multi-functional team coordination is essential too.
Collaborate with multi-functional teams to drive appropriate research and prototyping opportunities in a dynamic agile environment.
Drive user study related requirements (e.g. identify and recruit user study participants, security and legal compliance, logistics, etc.), decision-making and integrity around user study efforts.
Identify and highlight technical risk areas and mitigation strategies in partnership with technologists. Cross-functionally track and communicate the key developments and updates on projects.
Synthesize large amounts of data into concise written and verbal analyses that provide key findings, recommendations, and actionable items.
Build schedule, identify critical paths, and track program plan throughout execution.
Understands and deals well with rapid development cycles; remains flexible and calm in the face of uncertainty.
Excellent communication, organizational and leadership skills; and detailed oriented mindset.
Experience working and collaborating with internal hardware and software teams, driving contract negotiations, and troubleshooting legal hurdles.
Self-motivated and enthusiastic with proven creative and critical thinking capabilities.
Experienced in driving vendor negotiations, procurement, and project execution. Well-versed in agile project management methodologies.
Ability to Grasp complex technical topics. Abstract key issues and risks into an actionable format for team members and executives
Education & Experience:
- Bachelors or higher degree in Electrical Engineering/Computer Science or related technical field.
Technical knowledge of Hardware, Firmware, Software interfaces, , especially focused on consumer products.
Experience driving end-to-end system bring up with a focus on prototype hardware and software.
Knowledge of user-centered design principles.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.