Program manage our research lab’s efforts to develop AR hardware prototypes.
Work with research teams to identify scope, constraints, dependencies, and risks.
Develop project schedules to help them to complete research prototypes, user studies, and technology transfer to product teams.
Ensure that the information your team needs is complete, current, accurate, and easy to find.
Recognize when further information is required and work to provide it.
Proactively identify technical, legal, procedural, logistical, and communication issues and drive creative solutions to fix them and manage risk.
Identify resources needed and work closely with team leaders to maintain full visibility of the project schedule and potential roadblocks.
Work with teams to alleviate project bottlenecks.
Coordinate communication between internal and external teams.
Drive deliverables from external partners and ensure that they have the information and resources needed to succeed.
Bachelor’s degree in a technical field.
At least 6 years of experience as a project manager in research, software development, or hardware development.
Experience building and managing relationships with hardware vendors and other external partners, including creating statements of work and negotiating purchase agreements.
Experience understanding and communicating technical information to non-experts.
Experience building, coordinating, and maintaining schedules across multiple teams, managing shared resources, and coordinating with a legal team on IP or similar issues.
Organizational and planning experience.
Experience operating autonomously across multiple teams.
Track record of transitioning immature or emerging technologies into consumer products.