Regional Technical Program Manager, Data Center Delivery and Engineering

Google - San Francisco, CA4.3

Full-time
Note: By applying to this position your application is automatically submitted to the following locations: San Francisco, CA, USA; Sunnyvale, CA, USA
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 Regional 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.

Using your extensive technical and leadership expertise, you manage various Engineering-specific programs and teams.

In this role, you'll work on multi-disciplinary and geographically-dispersed data center master plans and utility concept development, design, construction and commissioning for projects. You'll manage complex schedules, budgets and broad interdependencies. You have extensive experience managing large-scale technical projects in a rapidly-changing and ambiguous industry and demonstrate problem-solving leadership with limited oversight.

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're always on call to keep our networks up and running, ensuring our users have the best and fastest experience possible.

Responsibilities
Manage multiple data center development projects simultaneously with due-diligence and master planning phases.
Be responsible for gathering internal requirements and delivering solutions that satisfy customer needs.
Maintain end-to-end responsibility of large-scale utility projects (power, water, sewer) from concept design to construction.
Manage large-scale utility trigger tables as sites grow with capacity needs.
Resolve highly-critical issues within matrix organization while maintaining adherence to project timelines and costs. Support special Research and Development experiments, renovations and upgrades as it impacts utilities.
Qualifications

Minimum qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in a technical field or equivalent practical experience.
6 years of experience with data center master planning and utility projects.
5 years of experience managing multi-group, multi-disciplinary projects.

Preferred qualifications:
Master's degree or PhD in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Construction Management or related technical field.
Experience working with on-site construction management team, starting a project and handing it over for the start of construction.
Experience working with local utilities to understand existing infrastructure limitations and future capacity upgrades.
Experience managing multiple architecture and engineering firms for rapid master planning and utility trigger table development.
Demonstrated skills in requirements gathering, optioneering, resource organization, task prioritization, planning, scheduling and achieving objectives on schedule to the required quality and within budget.
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