Join TuSimple and help change the way the world moves.  Together we're making freight transportation safer, more efficient, and more environmentally friendly.

TuSimple Company Overview

Join TuSimple and help change the way the world moves.  Together we're making freight transportation safer, more efficient, and more environmentally friendly.

TuSimple is a fully commercialized autonomous trucking company.   As a multi-national Artificial Intelligence Technology Company, we are at the epicenter of the Autonomous Vehicle Universe. Our breakthroughs are leading the industry in autonomous trucking.  

While inventing the framework of Autonomous Driving, our live fleet of autonomous Trucks have fully evolved land freight.    TuSimple is leading the way by hiring the most talented researchers, engineers, and scientists.  

TuSimple was founded half a decade ago with the goal of bringing the top minds in the world together to achieve the dream of a driverless truck solution. With a foundation in computer vision, algorithms, mapping, and Artificial Intelligence, TuSimple has created the first commercially viable Autonomous Freight Network. 

Opportunity Overview 

TuSimple’s Technical Program Manager provides overall technical and program management support for assigned projects/programs. The Technical Program Manager creates and maintains project/program documentation, prepares short-term look ahead schedules, monitors and analyzes project/program risk and coordinates project/program activities, as assigned.

In this role, you will provide support to the Sensor and VES (Vehicle Embedded Software) Engineering team on project management needs. The ideal candidate would possess technical understanding of this field with a desire to grow in project management. 

Join us and be a part of excellence! 

Role Responsibilities

  • Under direction, works with project leads to prepare and update detailed project plans, deliverable timelines, KPIs and milestones.
  • Prepares short-term look ahead schedules, based on the master schedule, and submits to project leads for approval.
  • Assists with workload planning, tracking and forecasting.
  • Evaluates potential project risks and recommends solutions.
  • Researches, monitors, and analyzes data to provide business insights.
  • Effectively collaborates with cross-functional teams and stakeholders to monitor project KPIs, proactively overcome project challenges and assist with risk mitigation. Ensures project team members meet assigned project deliverables and deadlines.
  • Escalates updates and information as necessary.
  • Coordinates, tracks and maintains all project documentation, including project plans and objectives, deliverables, timelines, resource plans, communications, and meeting minutes. Updates documentation as necessary.
  • Coordinates and facilitates meetings. Prepares agendas, presentations and all other necessary meeting materials. Takes meeting minutes and distributes accordingly.
  • Updates and maintains project related pages, dashboards and other relevant data.
  • Gathers and integrates project performance and progress information. Prepares detailed status reports which include: latest accomplishments, upcoming deliverables, project metrics and risk analysis.
  • Provides recommendations for improving internal processes and documents all approved process changes.
  • Supports project kick-off and close out activities. Collects necessary information, documentation and approvals. Provides input on lessons-learned and documents accordingly.

Experience & Skills Required 

  • Associate’s degree or above in Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field
  • 1+ year(s) Project Coordination, Project Analyst or related experience
  • Ability to read and understand a project plan and draft a 3 week look-ahead schedule with minor edits needed.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively influence basic/routine project needs.
  • Ability to read and understand project documentation and update per process.
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to coordinate multiple tasks and support projects of varying complexity concurrently.
  • Strong analytical and creative problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated planning, prioritization skills and successful execution abilities.
  • Proven ability to work under firm deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with individuals at various levels within the organization.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to collaborate with multiple stakeholders, understand and interpret stakeholder needs .
  • Ability to maintain steady professionalism throughout aggressive deadlines, changing priorities, and evolving operations, as common to progressive start-up environments.

TuSimple Benefits

    • 100% employer-paid healthcare premiums for you and your family
    • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner served every day
    • Full kitchens on every floor with unlimited snacks, drinks, special treats, fruits, meals, and more
    • Stock options / equity
    • Gym membership reimbursement
    • Monthly team building budget
    • Learning/education budget  
    • Employer-paid life insurance
    • Employer-paid long and short disability

TuSimple is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This company does not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, age, handicap, religion, national origin, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Hiring, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above-listed items.

 

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