We're currently seeking a Sr. Technical Program Manager in our Infrastructure Software team focusing on on-board software, development tools and vendor management. In this role, you will plan and manage software development projects, gathering requirements from stakeholders, prioritizing tasks, managing inter-team dependencies, and execution through project closeout.

The Motional Pittsburgh office is located in the new Hazelwood Green development at 4734 Second Avenue, a culmination of the city’s goal of restoring an economic driver to the neighborhood in a thoughtful, inclusive, and sustainable way. With views along the Monongahela river, the Pittsburgh office is in the heart of this new state of the art development.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Partner across program management office (PMO) to coordinate on program deliverables
  • Partner with Engineering Team Leads in Infrastructure Software to turn requirements and technical specs into achievable implementation roadmaps, including planning timelines and milestones and managing cross-team dependencies
  • Monitor/manage program status across multiple activities to communicate, manage or mitigate program risks
  • Work closely with 3rd party providers to develop and manage SOW or defined activities.
  • Maintain a strong technical understanding of the projects across the entire product development lifecycle
  • Work closely with engineering teams on project deliverables and prioritization of activity
  • Manage project backlog and task prioritization through Agile development processes
  • Collaborate closely with various autonomy, hardware, system architecture, product management, safety & testing and operations teams
  • Work in a fast-paced work environment across multiple time zones with strong communication and project collaboration 
  • Interface with external vendor to ensure correct execution of the defined SoWs

What We're Looking For:

  • BA/BS/MS degree in a science or engineering field, or equivalent practical experience
  • Strong understanding of Atlassian toolchain, Microsoft Project, and other project management tools/processes
  • Experience managing embedded systems or robotics technical programs
  • Experience managing 3rd party relationships from a software services perspective
  • Experience managing complex fast-paced software development spanning multiple teams and organizations, often with conflicting priorities and schedules
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and able to formulate solutions quickly 
  • Strong teamwork, communication, and presentation skills

Bonus Points (not required):

  • Experience in the automotive industry or Autonomous Driving technology
  • Prior software development, robotics or architecture experience 
  • Experience with safety critical development (FDA, FAA, Automotive, Aerospace)
  • Exposure to verifying and validating safety critical software and systems

Why You Should Join Us:

  • Ability to bring ideas to the table and see them implemented
  • Autonomy to make decisions that best support your teams and programs
  • Working directly with leaders in the autonomous vehicle industry

Motional is making driverless vehicles a safe, reliable, and accessible reality.

Our team is commercializing a world-class driverless system. The Motional team is behind some of the industry’s largest leaps forward in the last decade, including the first fully-autonomous cross-country drive in the U.S, the launch of the world’s first robotaxi pilot, and operation of the world’s most-established public robotaxi fleet. Strategically formed by Hyundai Motor Group and Aptiv, Motional is fundamentally changing how people move through their lives.

Motional is making driverless vehicles a safe, reliable, and accessible reality.
Our team is commercializing a world-class driverless system. The Motional team is behind some of the industry’s largest leaps forward in the last decade, including the first fully-autonomous cross-country drive in the U.S, the launch of the world’s first robotaxi pilot, and operation of the world’s most-established public robotaxi fleet. Strategically formed by Hyundai Motor Group and Aptiv, Motional is fundamentally changing how people move through their lives.
 
Headquartered in Boston, Motional has operations in the US and Asia. For more information, visit www.Motional.com and follow us on TwitterLinkedInFacebookInstagram and YouTube.
 
 
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