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Job Description

Job Number
Job Title
Program Manager
MPP : Engineering
Palo Alto, CA
  • Provide program management support for CPI Microwave Power Products Division
  • Manage internal resources to support development, product qualification and production readiness
  • Create schedules, track and insure progress through the use of “Project” and other tools
  • Manage communications with customers (involving progress reports, design review meetings, etc.)
  • Work closely with engineering and drafting teams regarding externally and internally funded programs, especially those that span across multiple operations
  • Collaborate with finance teams to monitor and maintain program costs and budgets
  • Work with management to insure that the programs receive sufficient resources and priority
  • Support proposals for future growth

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • Four years of experience with contracts and customer management
  • Program management experience for a manufacturing/engineering team is strongly preferred
  • Excellent verbal/written/interpersonal skills and writing skills
  • Good organizational abilities with accurate attention to details
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and other computer programs
  • Ability to travel on company business (approximately 10% travel)
  • Technical aptitude and manufacturing experience is a plus
  • Due to the nature of our business, CPI has export and control sensitivities that require an applicant for this position to be a US person

  • Thank you for considering CPI as an employer of choice. CPI values the contributions of a diverse workforce and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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