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Senior Program Manager for cloud connected, AI powered Wearable Collaboration Devices

Cisco Systems Inc.
Milpitas, CA 95035
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Senior Program Manager for cloud connected, AI powered wearable collaboration devices At Cisco we are transforming communication and collaboration in the workplace! As a team, we are passionate about building comfortable and easy to use products to provide best in class user experience for all our customers. We welcome Program Managers that love executing ambitious product vision. You will be instrumental in the success of the teams building state of the art consumer and enterprise hardware such as headsets, camera, video conferencing devices and more. You will work closely with a diverse & creative team of Software Engineers, Hardware Engineers, Product Managers and manufacturing partners to build best in class devices that win the hearts and minds of end users. Key responsibilities

  • Responsible for planning and scheduling platform program development and release goals, milestones and deliverables.
  • Work closely with cross functional leads including marketing, multidisciplinary hardware and software engineering, manufacturing, supplychain, finance, and compliance team.
  • Coordinate agreement for product based requirements included in each release. Drive decision process for inclusion of unplanned / emergency requirements (customer and internal)
  • Guide cross-functional team in resolving conflicts and indecisions. Escalate when necessary.
  • Roll up resources for program execution, and expose resource and skill gaps.
  • Undertake strategy creation for contingency planning and risk mitigation.
  • Ensures the best practiced NPI (New Product Introduction) processes used in the development and deployment. Assure compliance to company standards and procedures.
  • Assist in budget planning and tracking program expenses.
  • Communicating the product direction, metrics and status across senior leadership Qualifications
  • A proven track record ofpartnering with multiple cross-functional teams.
  • Expertise with NPI process desired
  • Demonstrated strong planning and project management skills in managing a complex product development program, consisting of system hardware, firmware, and software including compliance.
  • Ability to comprehend technical aspects of complex systems, guide crossfunctional and detailed technical discussions during critical problem solving exercises, and keep the big picture of development and customer end goals in mind.
  • Familiarity with Complex vertical manufacturing processes is a plus.
  • Understanding of key technologies such as WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, DECT is a plus
  • Understanding of international compliance testing, standards, and country requirements (EMC, RF, Safety, UL, FCC, ISED, CE) is a plus
  • Microsoft Office, Powerpoint and Microsoft Project expertise required; Experience with Jira, SharePoint, Agile or similar NPI process management / communication tools a plus.
  • Excellent Influence management and leadership skills, especially in distributed team environments.
  • Great communication, organization, analytical, presentation, and people skills around conflict resolution.
  • Exceptional teamwork and commitment to foster a positive and diverse team culture.
  • Bachelor's or advanced degree in Computer Science or related STEM fields desired

Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.
Cisco will consider for employment, on a case by case basis, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

#WeAreCisco, where each person is unique, but we bring our talents to work as a team and make a difference powering an inclusive future for all.

We embrace digital, and help our customers implement change in their digital businesses. Some may think were old (36 years strong) and only about hardware, but were also a software company. And a security company. We even invented an intuitive network that adapts, predicts, learns and protects. No other company can do what we do you cant put us in a box!

But Digital Transformation is an empty buzz phrase without a culture that allows for innovation, creativity, and yes, even failure (if you learn from it.)

Day to day, we focus on the give and take. We give our best, give our egos a break, and give of ourselves (because giving back is built into our DNA.) We take accountability, bold steps, and take difference to heart. Because without diversity of thought and a dedication to equality for all, there is no moving forward.

So, you have colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Passion for technology and world changing? Be you, with us! 

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Posted: 2021-01-11 Expires: 2021-03-19

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