Technical Program Manager, Gaming and Paid Digital Goods, YouTube

YouTube - San Bruno, CA4.4

Full-timeEstimated: $120,000 - $150,000 a year
EducationSkills
Qualifications

Minimum qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience.
5 years of experience managing engineering/product projects.
Experience with project management tools, methodology and software office suites.
Experience working on user facing products.

Preferred qualifications:
Experience with software development cycle management, working with test engineering, and release engineering to launch product updates in iterative fashion.
Project management experience in a gaming field.
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.

YouTube Paid Digital Goods is creating entirely new monetization opportunities for creators, and Gaming is making YouTube amazing for game enthusiasts! Imagine search and discovery on YouTube that understands your relationships with the games you play and opportunities to directly connect with and support YouTube Creators. As a Technical Program Manager (T/PgM) on YouTube Paid Digital Goods and Gaming teams, you’ll work closely with YouTube Product Management and Engineering teams, cross-functional disciplines (user experience, user research, legal) and centralized review teams (privacy, security, logging) to drive execution of our product roadmap. These teams are bringing the uniquely YouTube experience to viewers and Creators alike on new platforms and in new ways.

YouTube has grown into a community used by over 1 billion people across the globe to access information, share video, and shape culture. The YouTube team helps budding creators build careers, creates products like YouTube Kids, YouTube Music, and YouTube Gaming, and engages communities around shared passions and global conversations. Together, we empower the world to create, broadcast, and share.

Responsibilities
Lead and collaborate with the YouTube leadership team on critical initiatives, including defining roadmaps and strategy, identifying and investigating issues, developing project plans, allocating resources, and driving projects towards successful delivery.
Manage multiple interdependent projects with moderate complexity and scope and help the team to innovate and achieve technical excellence.
Help navigate launch processes and work to improve mobile releases.
Drive engineering execution from concept to launch by working closely with Tech Leads, Tech Lead/Managers, and Engineers and installing development processes.
Location

San Bruno, CA, USA
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