17 May Program Manager III
– Menlo Park, CA
Job Title: Program ManagerDuration: +12 months with a scope of extension or conversion Job Type: W2The main function of this program manager position is to plan, direct, or coordinate activities in engineering projects related to data collection and annotation. These activities are focused on driving large-scale data collection (for machine learning models), associated tooling, QA, and processes. Job Responsibilities:Coordinate project activity and make detailed plans to accomplish goals and direct the integration of data collection activities.Track progress on activities and create a heart beat for the team indicating progress and surfacing blockers/delaysAnalyze technology, resource needs and dependencies.Manage progress of data collection activities with external vendors, handle issues and drive to completionCommunicate progress to management, raise risks and identify opportunitiesSkills:Strong knowledge of software development flow, processes, preferably in machine learning, image processing or similar areaExperience in managing complex programs and driving for results while building strong relationshipsVerbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, attention to detail and interpersonal skillsStrong ability to work independently and manage one’s time.Accountability for delivering results, and a sense of driveProven record in managing projects with multiple work streamsStrong knowledge of computer software, and productivity suites to create high quality communicationEducation/Experience:• Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, MIS or related field Preferred skills:Program management (working with cross-functional partners, engineers and stakeholders). Ideal candidates will be familiar with machine learning data collection/annotation. Bonus if they have computer vision technology experience.
Posted On: Monday, May 17, 2021