VIZIO, Inc., headquartered in Irvine, California, is America's fastest-growing HDTV and consumer electronics company and is revolutionizing how we watch, listen … and live! We are currently seeking a Program Manager. The ideal candidate for this position will manage the daily operation and schedules of the TV product line for VIZIO products. Member of the Program Management organization will manage product development programs and the NPI process for VIZIO TV programs. Candidate must have a high level of experience and skill set to manage overall schedule assessments, ODM’s, suppliers and to communicate effectively both internal and external. PM will assess product development at ODM manufacturing plants during key development stages.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
? Manage TV programs, schedules and deliverables throughout development stages.
? Travel to Asia manufacturing plants during key development stages.
? Manage and enforce NPI process, training both internal and external
? Manage weekly product status meetings w/ suppliers
? Write and communicate weekly product status reports
? Product specification and business plan review sign off coordination and follow up
? Product schedule communications throughout the company.
? Manage product transitions via ODM ECR review and sign off
? Manage ODM sample requirements and VIZIO QA test planning for TV products
? Manage documentation and artwork product planning
? Manage development stage review and sign off
? Coordinate product set up plans and demos for customer visits
? Coordinate PR requirements and planning
Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
? Great communication skills: written and oral
? Detail oriented
? Timely tracking, ability to stay on schedule
? Technical overview
? Team player
? Ability to manage others
? Manage product development activities
? Assess project issues/obstacles and provide timely recovery plans
Minimum Education required:
? Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering preferred
Minimum Experience required:
? 5-10 years of experience in program management
? 5-10 years of experience in consumer electronics products as a program manager
? 10 years of experience in technical business practice
Supervisory Responsibility: Program Manager
Language Skills: English, (Mandarin and/or Spanish a plus)
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