Switch Hardware Program Manager

Meraki San Francisco , CA 94118

Posted 5 months ago

At Cisco Meraki, we know that technology can connect us, empower us, and drive us. By simplifying powerful technology, we can free passionate people to focus on their mission. As the fastest growing cloud-managed networking team in the world, our products and technology architecture are changing the face of enterprise networking and making cloud-managed IT a reality.

We are seeking a technical leader and expert in switch development who will help build the future of Meraki Switches (MS) hardware.

Our Hardware Program Managers lead all products and control every aspect of creation. From architecture and initial sketches through detailed design and the final drive to mass and sustaining production, nothing escapes the HWPM's sphere of influence and responsibility. Join our high-impact team and work with every part of the machine that brings the Meraki Magic to market!

Duties:

  • Develop architecture, author PRDs, and lead RFQs for our new visual security portfolio.

  • Validate and iterate on layout and schematics. Drive vendor approvals.

  • Control product schedule through NPI, coordinating with ME, sourcing, packaging, certification, and quality teams. Provide technical guidance as needed.

  • Interface with firmware resources and incorporate feedback into development plan.

  • Develop manufacturing flow, test plans, and quality processes.

  • Work with product management, supply chain, and marketing to coordinate launch plan.

  • Cooperate with quality and sourcing through sustaining production. Lead FA as required.

Requirements:

  • BS and/or MS in Electrical Engineering or related discipline.

  • 5+ years experience working with switches, routers and/or hardware products.

  • Minimum 2 years experience working with Asia-based manufacturers.

  • Have track record of successful end to end product development

  • Able to travel up to 20% to Taiwan and China.

Nice to Have:

  • Experience with virtual or physical stacking

  • Expert in Layer 2 and Layer 3 switching

  • Familiarity with manufacturing processes and build management.

  • Cultural competence and understanding of Taiwanese and Chinese cultures.

Meraki is based in the Mission Bay area of San Francisco, with beautiful views of the AT&T Ballpark and the Bay beyond. You will have access to an onsite gym, multiple kitchens stocked with high quality snacks, a coffee bar, catered lunches every single day, and a generous benefits package.

Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. Cisco will consider for employment, on a case by case basis, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Program Manager
New!

Avitus Group

Posted Today

VIEW JOBS 12/17/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-03-17T00:00 <strong><u>Program Manager</u></strong><br />  <br /> <strong>Who are we?</strong><br /> Founded in 2011, <strong>Founders Network</strong> offers lifelong peer mentorship to over 600+ tech startup founders globally. Our platform, programs and high-touch service facilitate authentic experience sharing, warm introductions and long-term professional relationships. Additional benefits include over $500k in startup discounts and promotion to 2,000 newsletter readers. Members are located in San Francisco, New York City, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Toronto, London and other tech hubs. Each month our Membership Committee admits a new cohort of full-time tech founders who are nominated by an existing member.<br />  <br /> <strong>What are we looking for?</strong><br /> A <strong>Program Manager</strong> to join their team in San Francisco! If you take pride in your work and want to make an impact on the tech startup industry we want you!<br />  <br /> <strong>‘Day in the Life:</strong> <ul> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Manage and own Founders Network's founder-centric programs including:</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Investor Program: Includes 50+ VC's</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Mentoring Programs: Execute 6 events a year in each of our 8 global cities</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Partner Program: Provide quarterly updates for FN HQ on deliverables to partners, update partner deals, and provide advice on process improvement</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Leadership Programs: Support the Executive Director in managing committees of founders</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Conference Program: Produce 2 annual conferences a year for our founders</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Onboarding Programs: Assist Executive Director in executing on onboarding deliverables for each new cohort</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Analyzing and reporting on key metrics  <ul> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Program Participation: breadth and depth of program engagement</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Qualitative and quantitative results of program surveys</li> </ul> </li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Whatever it takes to succeed</li> </ul>  <br /> <strong>Is this you?</strong> <ul> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Energetic</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Self-starter</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Multitasker</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Organized</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Detail-oriented</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Excellent operations skills</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Experience working at or working with startups </li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Experience organizing and marketing events</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Experience managing projects and coordinating large groups of people</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Possess a sense of urgency to meet deadlines and work well under pressure</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Able to collaborate successfully with various personalities </li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Strong problem-solving ability, including metrics-driven thinking</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Self-starter, adaptable to a constant change in pace and environment </li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Persistent, inventive and able to handle rejection</li> </ul>  <br /> <strong>What do we require?</strong> <ul> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Minimum 2 years of experience in the workforce</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Experience organizing and marketing events</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Analyzing and reporting on key metrics </li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Bonus points: Tech startup industry knowledge</li> </ul>  <br /> <strong>Tools you will use: </strong>WordPress, Google Drive, Excel/Sheets, PowerPoint<br />  <br /> <strong>Skills we are looking for: </strong>Social Media, Lead Generation, Email Marketing, Public Relations, WordPress, Business Communications, Content Marketing, Marketing and Promotion, Copy Writing and Editing, Landing Page Optimization, Business Writing, Customer Success, Events Management, Curriculum Development, Microsoft Excel, Event Marketing, Email Newsletters, Mailchimp, Forum and Blog Outreach<br />  <br /> <strong>Pay: </strong>$50,000 to $60,000 depending on experience<br />  <br /> <strong>Benefits: </strong> <ul> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Competitive salary</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Full benefits</li> <li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;">Paid time off</li> </ul>  <br /> **This Job Description was created in part by the Avitus Group through our Job Advertising Service. Avitus Group is a Professional Services organization focused on helping companies Simplify, Strengthen, and Grow their business. This Advertisement is a part of our Recruiting Services as we assist our clients with finding the right talent for their hiring needs. This job opportunity is for and with the client listed above and not with the Avitus Group.**<br />   Avitus Group San Francisco CA

Switch Hardware Program Manager

Meraki