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Product Design Program Manager, Software

Bose Corporation k

Framingham, MA

May 6
Job Description

OVERVIEW

At Bose, better sound is just the beginning. We’re passionate engineers, developers, researchers, retailers, marketers … and dreamers. One goal unites us — to create products and experiences our customers simply can’t get anywhere else. We are driven to help people reach their fullest human potential. Creating technology to help people to feel more, do more, and be more. We are highly motivated and curious, and we come to work every day looking to solve real problems and make the best experiences for our customers possible.

We’re looking for a Program Manager who is passionate about software and app design, who is motivated by solving complex problems, who cares about building strong relationships, and who lives and breathes the details in everything they do. We need a versatile and creative thinker who will bring a fresh perspective and new methodologies to the Program Management capability, stretching our viewpoint on what the role is and can be for our User Center Design Group. If you thrive in a collaborative, innovative, and fast-paced environment, then please keep reading!

OPPORTUNITY

Lead high-performing, cross-functional project teams through the design lifecycle of unique app, software and product experiences

Collaborate with the Design team to identify business needs and feedback and transform them into prioritized and actionable project requirements

Maintain team status meetings, driving daily prioritization and communicating the health of the project

Actively manage, track and communicate project issues and risks, escalating when necessary

Serve as liaison and central point of contact for cross-functional teams both internal and external, focused on building credibility, promoting transparency and managing expectations

Facilitate various workflows and methodologies, flexing to each projects’ needs and establishing new standards

Evolve your critical-thinking and problem-solving skills to guide teams through challenges and deliver great results

Contribute to the evolving Program Management capability for User Center Design at Bose
SKILLS

BS/BA degree in a related field (communications, project management, business, design)

8+ years of experience managing product software development for a large global brand

Ability to adapt to shifting priorities between planning, analyzing, supporting and managing multiple programs

Highly motivated, self-directed and thrives in a fast-paced environment

Demonstrates confidence and leadership for cross-functional project teams

Excellent written and verbal communication skills; must clearly communicate with team members, vendors, and senior management regarding program details and status

Agile / Lean experience is a plus

High level of technical competency

Effective problem-solving and critical-thinking skills

Bose is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics. For additional information, please review: (1) the EEO is the Law Poster (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf); and (2) its Supplements (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm). Please note, the company's pay transparency is available at http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/EO13665_PrescribedNondiscriminationPostingLanguage_JRFQA508c.pdf. Bose is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the application or employment process, please send an e-mail to Wellbeing@bose.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.

Bose Corporation

Bose is a research company dedicated to developing breakthrough technologies and quality products that enrich people's lives. To do so, we take a different approach than most companies. The result is a longstanding reputation for innovation and quality. Reaching our goals requires uniquely talented individuals with a strong desire to grow and achieve. Individuals who share the values of passion, innovation, excellence, respect and integrity that are embedded throughout our organization today. You find the results of their work all around you—in homes, automobiles, supersonic jets, retail stores, restaurants and stadiums.