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Manufacturing Operations Program Manager

San Carlos, California, United States
17 days ago
Full time role

Company

Electric Hydrogen

Bay Area, California, & Greater Boston, USA

Founded by experienced renewable energy technologists and backed by committed mission-driven investors, Electric Hydrogen is building solutions to help cost-effectively ...

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Job Description

Electric Hydrogen’s mission is to create an abundant and decarbonized material future. Our outstanding people are our most important asset and will allow us to deliver hydrogen from renewable electrolysis for heavy industry, at prices below fossil fuels. 

We are seeking a Manufacturing Operations Program Manager to support the manufacturing and engineering teams. This position offers a great opportunity to help set up our large-scale manufacturing operations.

You will be based in our office in San Carlos, CA, and report to our SVP Operations.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead/support planning and implementation of new manufacturing Gigafactory for our state-of-the-art electrolyzer systems. This requires organization and integration of activities across R&D, our manufacturing site and internal teams across two coasts.
  • Help and drive site selection for Electric Hydrogen. Help drive facilities requirement. Coordinate and be a point person to help layout production facility.
  • Manage construction and facility upgrades working with subcontractors.
  • Identify operational pain points and opportunities to improve business practices and drive internal process improvements.
  • Drive continual improvement of systems and data workflows, dependency mapping, overall process and manufacturing phase gate criteria and validation.
  • Manage cross-functional programs covering a range of technical domains (supplier engineering, Quality engineering, Test Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering) from concept through to completion
  • Drive solutions to complex problems: develop clear problem statements, project requirements, milestone schedules, and documentation to support decision-making and facilitate implementation
  • Manage dependencies and handoffs effectively and optimize schedules accordingly
  • Travel to the manufacturing site to cover construction and facilitation. This requires organization and integration of activities across R&D, our manufacturing site (location being determined), and internal teams across two coasts.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 8+ years of experience in Technical, Engineering or Manufacturing Program/Project Management
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Information Systems, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Component Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or equivalent job experience
  • Experience leading Scrum and Agile project management methodologies on Manufacturing systems & tools, such as MES, SFC, System Test Framework, QMS, or Data Analytic tools
  • Experience identifying problem statements and structuring into a program with clear and measurable goals and milestones
  • Experience developing and maintaining a comprehensive project plan, scope, timelines and budget
  • Experience executing and managing through obstacles and ambiguity
  • Stakeholder Influence and Strategy: Experience establishing partnerships with stakeholders to define and drive aggressive timelines, roadmaps and direction
  • Knowledge of Hardware Product lifecycle - Proof of Concept, Design Validation, Engineering Validation, Process/Product Validation, Pilots and Mass Production execution to end-of-life
  • Bachelor's degree in a directly related field, or equivalent practical experience
Employee Benefits Electric Hydrogen offers the best benefits possible. We pay 100% of all employees' health/dental/vision/disability insurance premiums and 100% of the premium for their immediate family. This is for all of our full-time employees. We feel strongly that our team should not have to worry about having quality healthcare. We also offer a generous 401k match and unlimited time-off. COVID-19 vaccination required for all employees and contingent workers, unless a reasonable accommodation is approved. All prospective hires will be expected to provide proof of vaccination to attend an onsite interview or at their first day of employment.   About Electric Hydrogen Electric Hydrogen is a team of the world's experts in scaling technologies for the post-carbon world, with a proven record in transforming the grid and transportation sectors. Backed by some of the world's top venture capital firms, we design and manufacture electrolytic hydrogen systems matched to renewable power sources to create green hydrogen by splitting water. We are building a cost-effective and transformative path between renewable energy and multiple large industrial sectors. Abundant and low-cost renewable energy sources will power the world, and Electric Hydrogen technology will use this energy to decarbonize industry through sustainable materials. We were founded in 2020 and are based in California and Massachusetts.   Electric Hydrogen is proud to be an equal opportunity employer dedicated to building an inclusive and diverse workforce.

Electric Hydrogen

Bay Area, California, & Greater Boston, USA

Founded by experienced renewable energy technologists and backed by committed mission-driven investors, Electric Hydrogen is building solutions to help cost-effectively ...

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