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Oct 31, 2018

San Francisco, CA

Permanent

Agent: Gloriane Y.

Job #: 140174

Salary: DOE

Job Description

An exciting design studio is in need of a Senior Program Manager to join its team on a full-time, permanent basis. Frequent international travel is required (25%). Ideal candidate comes from an industrial design agency or a hardware company. 

Responsibilities

  • Bring a product through the creative iteration process to development. 
  • Manage the creative teams, with an understanding of the iterative process. 
  • Manage multidisciplinary work streams. 
  • Presentation skills/showmanship; articulate project and creative needs. 
  • Frequent international travel required. (25%)

Required Qualifications & Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years of project & program management experience
  • Must have a deep enough understanding of the fundamentals of project management to be able apply this knowledge immediately to your assigned work streams (should not need training)
  • Managing front end creative teams
  • Understanding the iterative process for industrial design
  • Hardware experience 

Desired Characteristics & Fit

  • Comfortable with ambiguity.
  • Able to work with type A personalities. Thick skin sometimes required. 
  • A natural collaborator; don’t own the process but have a heavy hand in delivering the process. 

 

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