13 days ago
  • Level Mid Level
  • Professions Project Manager
  • Type Full Time
  • Location London, United Kingdom

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Description

Note: By applying to this position your application is automatically submitted to the following locations: London, UK; Dublin, Ireland

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience in project or program management.
Preferred qualifications:
  • Experience focused on business analysis/process engineering/workflow automation in the networking field.
  • Experience using data to identify opportunities for business improvement and defining/measuring the success of those initiatives.
  • Experience with workflow related tools i.e. PEGA. Demonstrated experience in procurement and negotiation with third parties for vendor or managed service delivery.
  • Construction program management experience with data infrastructure in the corporate real estate environment.
  • Excellent written, verbal communication, and interpersonal skills. Exceptional analytical, quantitative, and presentation skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with and lead cross-functional teams to develop scope, project plan, budgets, and schedules.

About the job

Google's projects, like our users, span the globe and require managers to keep the big picture in focus while being able to dive into the unique engineering challenges we face daily. As a Technical Program Manager at Google, you lead complex, multi-disciplinary engineering projects using your engineering expertise. You plan requirements with internal customers and usher projects through the entire project lifecycle. This includes managing project schedules, identifying risks and clearly communicating them to project stakeholders. You're equally at home explaining your team's analyses and recommendations to executives as you are discussing the technical trade-offs in product development with engineers.
We aspire to provide a predictable experience for Googlers with connectivity, mobility, security, privacy, and performance everywhere! At the same time, we support Partner Technical Infrastructure Teams’ objectives and policies as well as serve Product Area/Alphabet requests. We also want to make our Corporate Network a platform to enable new services/experiences for Googlers.
Our team interacts with nearly all parts of Google and as such have significant opportunity to impact our business across many fields. We help Google accelerate growth. In this role, you will have the ability to shape, define, and deliver new methods of delivering technology solutions at scale.
Technical Program Managers in Google Enterprise Network solve challenging problems relating to efficient scaling, velocity, security, and high availability as Google continues to push the boundaries for innovative technologies.
As a Technical Program Manager, you will lead complex, multidisciplinary projects that aim to define and optimize deployment process workflows through the use of industry best practice methodologies and apply these using specific automation.
Behind everything our users see online is the architecture built by the Technical Infrastructure team to keep it running. From developing and maintaining our data centers to building the next generation of Google platforms, we make Google's product portfolio possible. We're proud to be our engineers' engineers and love voiding warranties by taking things apart so we can rebuild them. We keep our networks up and running, ensuring our users have the best and fastest experience possible.

Responsibilities

  • Process engineering and optimization. Use your industry experience to engineer, measure, and optimize applicable deployment processes that are used at scale.
  • Process automation. Drive efforts to introduce automation into Google Enterprise Network deployment; work with internal and external development teams and third parties to build workflows and solutions.
  • Support the implementation of new workflow by automating solutions, conducting user acceptance testing, identifying improvements, coordinating amendments, running training, and facilitating implementation as required.
  • Manage delivery of programs by coordinating with global teams to deploy network services in new and existing buildings/spaces.
  • Manage the delivery of global networking programs to facilitate efficient network services to customers.

Skills Required

  • Project Management

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