Senior People Business Partner

San Mateo, CA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

GoPro, Inc. is transforming the way people capture and share their lives. What began as an idea to help athletes self-document themselves engage in sport, GoPro has become a mobile storytelling solution that helps the world share itself through immersive content.

GoPro offers a fun and fast-paced work environment with passionate and motivated people who have a drive to learn, innovate and succeed.

Who Will Love this Position?

Passionate people who thrive in a high growth, fast paced and constantly changing environment
High engagement People professionals who can understand and cultivate GoPro’s fun, agile and productive culture
Results focused thought leaders who fit with a high performing HR organization committed to driving business outcomes

What You Will Do

GoPro is seeking a Senior People Business Partner to consult, advise and coach on people and organizational needs to ensure alignment of human capital with business strategy. This position is highly consultative, influential and will require tight collaboration with other People team members and client group leaders. In addition, the Senior People Business Partner will implement GoPro’s people strategy, organizational design and leadership development with the ultimate goal of building a stronger business.

Understand the products, operations, strategies, goals and leadership of GoPro
Continually assess functional organizational health and effectiveness, identifying opportunities to drive improvements and efficiencies along with growth and scalable success
Partner with the Organizational Development team to develop and deliver educational and experiential offerings to support manager effectiveness and leadership, and in turn drive employee effectiveness, engagement, and satisfaction
Provide guidance on topics such as compensation, organizational change, retention, engagement, development and performance
Provide direction/coaching on employee relations issues, feedback, mentoring and career planning
Collaborate with managers to create development plans for employees
Partner effectively with managers to ensure they onboard, engage, leverage, scale and retain their teams
Partner with Recruiting to provide insights and support informed, high­ quality decisions
Design and implement appropriate rollout plans for programs and initiatives
Provide training­ reinforcement on company policies
Participate enthusiastically on the team by providing great feedback, ideas, and suggestions
Be a problem solver – and a creative one at that

Skills We’re Stoked About

BA/BS in Business, Organizational Behavior, or other translatable area. Master’s/MBA preferred with 7-10+ years of combined experiences in Business Partner/Manager, consultant and/or HR Specialist roles
Excellent listening skills, and a thoughtful and skilled communicator
Strong sense of “team" and a desire to help build a dynamic, unique organization
Curiosity that drives you to the learn business quickly
Ability to facilitate discussions with ease, and deliver the full suite of HR services
Sincere passion for people
Tenacious, urgent and positive demeanor
Strong computer skills with an ability to quickly learn new tools
Proven ability to maintain confidentiality


Fully-stocked kitchen with snacks galore
Live it. Eat it. Love it. –Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro.
Get your very own GoPro (Mounts and accessories included)
Discounted employee stock purchase plan
Competitive salary
401(K) matching
Discretionary Time Off
12 weeks paid Parental Leave for new Moms and Dads
Medical, dental, and vision insurance –premiums are fully paid for employees
Life insurance and disability benefits
Employee commuter shuttles

GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer.