IAI Technical Project Manager

The Company:

Faraday Future (FF) is a California-based mobility company, leveraging the latest technologies and world’s best talent to realize exciting new possibilities in mobility. We’re producing user-centric, technology-first vehicles to establish new paradigms in human-vehicle interaction. We’re not just seeking to change how our cars work – we’re seeking to change the way we drive. At FF, we’re creating something new, something connected, and something with a true global impact.

Your Role:

As a member of the Vehicle Software team, you’ll be working with some of the industry’s brightest minds to support planning, organizing, scheduling, coordinating, and optimizing their work flows. You will work with many different teams to lead features development.  Basically, you’ll help to ensure that all that needs to be done gets done and management optimally informed of proceedings and of possible risk.

Responsibilities:

  • Work very closely with Product Owners to create and plan roadmaps, schedules, and milestones which integrate and align with overall program schedule.
  • Coordinate timelines and development/QA efforts with vendors.
  • Facilitate daily SCRUM meetings. Drive day-to-day activities to meet overall project objectives. Facilitate team meetings, providing meeting minutes and action items where needed.
  • Guiding the team on self-organizing to fill in the intentional gaps left in the Agile/Scrum frameworks.
  • Release management: ensure that the team follows release process and schedule.
  • Facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution. Build strong communication channels with stakeholders, various departments, and cross-functional teams.
  • Track tasks assigned to the project team as well as team velocity. Prepare regular status reports.
  • Understand technical issues and drive them to closure by bringing together key stakeholders for decision-making, include the oversea China teams
  • Prepare and Host meetings with senior management and follow up with action items
  • Track HW components as dependency

Basic Qualifications:

  • BA or BS or equal years of technical/Software development experience.
  • Proven knowledge + expertise of Project Management.
  • Familiarity with SCRUM methodology.
  • At least 2 years of experience working as a Project Manager.
  • 2 years of experience in automotive engineering industry.
  • Top-notch MS office, note taking, meeting minute generation, and communication skills.
  • A creative curiosity, collaborative ethic, hardworking enthusiasm, and driving personal vision.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A diverse skillset including project and event planning and budgeting using MS Project.
  • Working knowledge of Jira and familiarity with JQL.
  • 5 years of experience in automotive or consumer engineering industry.
  • Engineering or Project Management experience in Software or Firmware Development or QA.
  • PMP Certification or experience in PMBOK a plus.

Perks + Benefits:

  • Stock options for every employee
  • Healthcare + dental + vision benefits (Free for you/discounted for family)
  • 401(k) option
  • Relocation assistance / reimbursement
  • Casual dress code + relaxed work environment
  • Culturally diverse, progressive atmosphere
  • “Soul of Faraday” community outreach team

Faraday Future is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.