Canoo’s mission is to bring EVs to Everyone. The company has developed breakthrough electric vehicles that are reinventing the automotive landscape with bold innovations in design, pioneering technologies, and a unique business model that spans all owners in the full lifecycle of the vehicle. Distinguished by its experienced team from leading technology and automotive companies – Canoo has designed a modular electric platform purpose-built to deliver maximum vehicle interior space that is customizable across all owners in the vehicle lifecycle to support a wide range of vehicle applications for consumers and businesses. With offices around the country, the company is scaling quickly and seeking candidates who love to challenge themselves, are motivated by autonomy and purpose, and get things done.
Under the direction of the Director of IT Strategy and Portfolio Management, the Manager of IT Program Management maintains control over the programs actively being managed (to include the associated project schedules, budget adherence, and risk issues). The Senior Manager of Project Management facilitates timely decisions, provides management with regular updates of the active project portfolio.
The Senior Manager of IT Program Management supervises and mentors staff for both project and career growth. This position is primarily responsible for the leadership and oversight of a team of Program Managers and ScrumMasters who are responsible for driving the planning and implementation of corporate initiatives using best practices.
The Senior Manager of Program Management role provides support to the organization through process re-engineering and development programs. There is significant responsibility in providing technical oversight to ensure business requirements are met, project plans are monitored, budgets managed, resources aligned and change managed.
He/she evokes creative and innovative thinking from team members while helping them to bring their ideas and career plans to fruition. They will be flexible and flourish in a fast paced and challenging environment. They should be a self-starter and have excellent motivation, leadership, and ingenuity to excel at this position. We are looking for an innovator with a strong technical background and proven ability to deliver high quality enterprise solutions. A Senior Manager of Program Management does all this and is expected have a high level of experience and abilities along these lines.
Canoo is an equal opportunity-affirmative action employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, past or present military service or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.
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Canoo cares deeply about the safety of all candidates who may be asked to participate in an in-person interview. While the company remains operational, some of our positions are remote, while others require working on-site. Canoo is following the Covid-19 protocols set forth by local state and federal governance and the CDC guidelines. Candidates who are vaccinated will be asked to provide a copy of proof of vaccination upon arrival for the interview. Candidates who are not vaccinated will be asked to provide proof of a negative Covid-19 test that is no less than 48 hours old. We ask that you practice hand hygiene, social distance, and wear face coverings to reduce the risks of exposure to Covid-19. We appreciate your cooperation with our safety protocols while you explore your future with Canoo!