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Chief of Staff, Google Hardware

Google, Inc. - Mountain View, CA

Chief of Staff, Google Hardware

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Mountain View

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Google's projects, like our users, span the globe and require managers to keep the big picture in focus. As a Chief of Staff at Google, you lead complex, multi-disciplinary projects. You plan requirements with internal customers and usher projects through the entire project lifecycle. This includes managing project schedules, identifying risks and clearly communicating goals to project stakeholders. Your projects often span offices, time zones and hemispheres, and it's your job to keep all the players coordinated on the project's progress and deadlines.

As the Chief of Staff for Google Hardware, you'll work closely with the Business Unit Leadership team to help them grow, scale and run the business more effectively. In this role, you will help manage the business through three primary functions: Project and Program Management, Business Insights and Analytics and Strategic Analyses and Communications. You will collaborate cross-functionally to develop and manage resourcing plans, enabling our team to execute and innovate at speed. You will serve as a critical partner for senior leaders on ad hoc projects ranging from business decision support to working with external partners. Finally you'll serve as a Program Manager for key projects, driving both the strategic vision and project execution forward.

Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful. Our Hardware team researches, designs, and develops new technologies and hardware to make our user's interaction with computing faster, more powerful, and seamless. Whether finding new ways to capture and sense the world around us, advancing form factors, or improving interaction methods, our Hardware team is making people's lives better through technology.

Responsibilities

Develop a key performance indicators (KPI) dashboard and competitive insights for use by Executive team to manage the business. Establish and lead operating processes and tools for effectively managing the organization, including actively tracking key trends in lagging/leading metrics.

Provide insightful data-driven strategic recommendations to leadership. Communicate findings from initiatives to management and the broader organization.

Partner closely with other functions relevant to the team, including Product and Engineering, Communications, PR, Marketing, Finance, Legal and Operations. Use cross-functional knowledge and seek to understand issues, trends and perspectives that may influence the business.

Drive the Leadership team towards clear, efficient and accountable decision making. Distill and cascade core tenets of our strategy for board, leadership and other internal and external stakeholders.

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications:

BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience.

12 years of experience in Strategy, Stakeholder and Project Management.

Experience in Finance, Strategy and Management Consulting.

Experience working with game developers and studios.

Preferred qualifications:

MBA and/or graduate degree.

Experience partnering effectively with cross-functional teams or projects.

Experience working with external C-level partners and an understanding of consumer products including retail distribution.

Ability to work across multiple functions - including Sales, Communications, Finance, with working knowledge of Product, Engineering, Marketing, Legal, HR and Operations.

Ability to effectively influence and communicate cross-functionally with all levels of management with exceptional verbal and written communication skills.

Effective Program Management skills, with demonstrated ability to lead complex strategic and operational initiatives.

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Location: Mountain View, CA

Company Profile:
Google Inc., a technology company, builds products and provides services to organize the information. The company offers Google Search, which provides information online; Knowledge Graph that allows to search for things, people, or places, as well as builds systems that recognize speech and understand natural language; Google Now, which provides information to users when they need it; and Product Listing Ads that offer product image, price, and merchant information. It also provides AdWords, an auction-based advertising program; AdSense, which enables Websites that are part of the Google Network to deliver ads; Google Display, a display advertising network; DoubleClick Ad Exchange, a marketplace for the trading display ad space; and YouTube that offers video, interactive, and other ad formats. In addition, the company offers Android, an open source mobile software platform; hardware products, including Chromebook, Chrome, Chromecast, and Nexus devices; Google+ to share things online with people; Google Play, a cloud-based digital entertainment store for apps, music, books, and movies; Google Drive, a place for users to create, share, collaborate, and keep their stuff; and Google Wallet, a virtual wallet for in-store contactless payments. Further, it provides Google Apps, which include Gmail, Calendar, and Google Sites that are built for people to work anywhere, anytime, on any device without loss of security or control; Google Maps Application Programming Interface; and Google Earth Enterprise, a software solution for imagery and data visualization. Additionally, the company offers Google App Engine, a platform as a service offering; Google Cloud Storage; Google BigQuery for real time analytics; Google Cloud SQL for structured query language; and Google Compute Engine, an infrastructure as a service platform. It also offers mobile wireless devices, and related products and services. Google Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California.