Wing is reshaping the future of delivery. We are an on-demand drone delivery service that can deliver food, medicine or other items within minutes. We’ve also developed an unmanned traffic management platform to safely route drones through the sky. Our service is faster, safer and produces far less pollution than traditional delivery. Originally created in 2012 within X, the Moonshot Factory, Wing is now an Alphabet company.
About the Role:
Wing is looking for an experienced Program Manager with excellent analytical, organization, and communication skills to support the work of our busy Government Affairs & Public Policy team. Part of Wing’s Program Management group, you’ll be embedded in the Policy team’s every day work helping to implement our frameworks for successful project delivery, frequently consulting with cross-functional partners, and tying it all back to Wing’s overall objectives.
What You’ll Do:
Manage all aspects of a given project from start to finish, organizing priorities, proactively identifying potential blockers, and brainstorming solutions to mitigate
Own and manage goal-setting and definition of success criteria for the Policy team on a quarterly basis, continually helping to balance priorities of incoming work
Coordinate the development of aviation policy work product, for example, position papers supporting standards development (ASTM, IEEE, etc), technical requirements (RemoteID, Detect & Avoid, etc.), and future integration (Urban Air Mobility)
Develop, publish internally, and maintain multiple artifacts such as tracking of rulings, package submissions and manuals
Regularly report on progress against plans
Act as an agent of change, continually helping your clients and stakeholders to find clarity and reinvent processes as business needs dictate
Develop and own productive internal relationships with Operations, Engineering, Legal, Marketing, and externally with regulatory stakeholders
What You'll Need:
BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience
4-6 years managing highly-collaborative projects
Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills
Proven experience managing projects and/or designing processes within a heavily-regulated environment (e.g. aviation, healthcare, financial services etc.)