Company : Argo AI GmbH
Who we are :
Argo AI is in the business of building self-driving technology you can trust. With experienced leaders in the field and collaborative partnerships with some of the world’s largest automakers, we’re building self-driving technology that is engineered to scale globally and transform mobility for millions.
Talented individuals join our team because they share our purpose to make it safe, easy, and enjoyable for everyone to get around cities.
We aspire to impact key industries that move people and goods, from ride hailing to deliveries.
Meet the team :
We are looking for a highly motivated and technically deep Technical Program Manager (TPM) to join our team. TPM develops, constantly maintains, and works on Argo’s org-level program plans to deliver and integrate our self-driving technology into our partner’s vehicles.
As a part of this mission, the TPM Team facilitates interactions with our partner and top-level teams at Argo regularly.
Candidates for this role must be technically strong enough to work cross-functionally with Software, Hardware and Test teams.
They will focus on projects that work towards the launch with our OEM such as the implementation of new features and capabilities, creation of program targets and objectives, and planning that supports development in new cities.
What you’ll do :
Partner with the Systems Engineering and Test teams to develop and optimize short term and long term plan for work that is needed to align with Argo’s overall goals
Work with Autonomous Vehicle software and hardware teams to develop and optimize timing requirements, objectives, test plans and interdependencies with activities such as, but not limited to : perception, machine learning, simulation, tracking, hardware, systems, and infrastructure
Develop detailed implementation plans, maintain alignment, and monitor program status across multiple activities to reduce or remove dependencies
Ensure timely delivery of systems engineering artifacts like requirements, DFMEAs, block diagrams, etc for implementing system capabilities on each HW generation according to an evolving, and faced-paced, program schedule
Maintain a strong technical understanding of the entirety of the program across the entire lifecycle
Interface regularly with highly-technical team leads, program managers, and Argo AI’s partners
What you'll need to succeed :
Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Robotics or a related field
Minimum 2+ years of past experience as a Technical Program Management role in a software, robotics or systems development atmosphere
Hands-on experience and strong background with modern project / software management processes and tools, e.g., agile, scrum, Jira / Rally, SmartSheets, and Google Suite
Hands-on experience with systems engineering work for a complex system desired
Hyper-organized mindset - able to be an influencer of projects to lead development, operations, and logistics toward a common goal
Works effectively under extreme pressure - consistently delivers excellent results and high output rates in a fast-paced environment
Strong problem-solving abilities - able to formulate solutions quickly by using a breadth and depth of knowledge / connections / etc
Strong engineering intuition and critical thinking skills to challenge the engineering teams in a constructive manner
Nice to haves :
List of things we prefer our ideal candidates have experience with
Robotics or safety critical system experience
What we offer you :
Competitive compensation packages
30 vacation days
Subsidized daily lunches, beverages, and snacks
Professional development reimbursement
Global Employee assistance program (Offerings include : work-life balance support, mindfulness programs, life coaching, new parent coaching, and more!)
Local and global discount programs
Company and team bonding outlets : employee resource groups, quarterly team activity stipend, and wellness initiatives