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Senior Program Manager

Senior Program Manager

Website MIPS Technologies

We’re taking RISC-V to new heights!

We are seeking an experienced Senior Program Manager. The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to plan, strategize, and implement high impact program initiatives by collaborating with cross functional teams and project leaders. As a business minded natural leader, will be responsible to take full ownership to resolve conflicts, manage changes in priorities, and maximize efficiency across various programs. This role will define, maintain, and execute program management tools and processes. Drives cross functional alignment, ensuring partnerships are built and maintained with internal and external groups. Ultimately, this dedicated individual is motivated by a strong desire to optimize productivity and cultivate program success from concept to production.

You will:
Work across functional teams to develop program requirements and development plans
Drive project execution from start to completion utilizing program management tools
Propose creative solutions to resolve project bottlenecks and reduce risks
Exercise independent judgment in selecting methods and techniques to obtain solutions
Escalate critical issues swiftly to management to resolve program problems in real time
Coordinate working sessions to review program status, escalate issues, and drive decisions
Develop program management processes, workflows, key performance metrics
Monitor and report metrics through online reporting tools

Ideally, you’ll have:
Ability to write and create detailed implementation plans and schedules
Ability to filter project complexity to the appropriate level of detail depending upon the audience
Ability to show data with the best dashboard or diagram to enable swift decision making
Experience with both Waterfall and Agile methods and tools
Ability to work across teams, build trust, and drive collaborative problem solving
Financial acumen so you can perform appropriate budget management and drive common sense decision making with the financial and business management teams
Strong sense of customer service and the ability to manage customer expectations
Proficient in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint, and Jira and Confluence
BS or MS with 10 years of related experience

A plus if you have:
Digital Semiconductor IP design, verification, validation, or software development experience
Knowledge of CPU architectures, compilers, and software development tools

Here’s what you can expect from us:
At MIPS, you’ll be a member of a fast-growing team of technologists that are creating the industry’s highest performance RISC-V processors. Small teams that are part of a non-compartmentalized structure – you’ll be able to understand and have an impact on the bigger picture. A great deal of autonomy, with support from some of the industry’s most experienced CPU engineers. An unlimited growth path – with the right skills, you can decide where you want to expand and grow in your role at MIPS. The opportunity to learn a great deal about the blossoming RISC-V architecture in cutting edge applications with industry leading customers.

At MIPS we provide meaningful benefits programs and products to our associates and their families. MIPS offers a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, retirement savings, and paid leave!

More about us:
MIPS is well-known as a microprocessor pioneer, having led the way in RISC-based computing to enable faster and more power efficient semiconductors for a wide range of applications from consumer electronics to networking and communications. More than 30 years after the introduction of the original MIPS RISC architecture, MIPS processors have shipped into billions of consumer and enterprise products.

Today, MIPS is once again leading a RISC revolution as we build on our deep roots to accelerate the RISC-V architecture for high-performance applications. We are focused on delivering our first RISC-V products: the MIPS eVocore processors, which provide a new level of scalability for high-performance heterogeneous computing. Because of our RISC heritage, deep engineering expertise, and proven technologies, MIPS can accelerate development and deployment of RISC-V based solutions.

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