Senior Technical Program Manager – Firmware

San Diego, 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 engaged 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.

What You Will Do

Drive the creation of new cameras supporting the overall product development lifecycle
Define and manage project schedules, dependencies, deliverables and responsibilities
Prioritize team deliverables, tasks, and issues; manage change requests against scheduling and resource constraints
Drive and coordinate the cross-functional camera development cycle across Product, User Experience, Image Quality, Hardware, Mechanical, WiFi, Firmware, Software, Quality, Beta and external vendor/partner teams
Coordinate project reviews; communicate and present status and issues effectively to all levels of the organization, both verbally and in writing
Responsible to prioritize deliverables for both internal and external team members

Skills We’re Stoked About

8+ years firmware/software development project management experience
8+ years hardware/software systems integration experience
Demonstrated competency in the execution of multiple or complex projects with a track record of success, ideally in consumer electronics
Experience with embedded systems, connectivity (bluetooth/wifi/emerging), and imaging systems preferred
Familiar with both Agile and Waterfall methodologies and able to apply them where best suited
BS/BA degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or related field
Able to work independently with little direction and multi-task in a fast-paced, chaotic environment, handling various projects at once while being extremely productive and timely
Comfortable with uncertainty, thrives in ambiguity
Solid understanding of MS Project, Excel, Word, PowerPoint/Keynote, Confluence, and JIRA


Your own GoPro Camera (Mounts and accessories included)
Live it. Eat it. Love it. – Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro.
Employee commuter shuttles throughout the Bay Area (San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose)
Employee discounts on GoPro products and other industry discounts
Paid Time Off Programs
Medical, Dental & Vision – premiums are fully paid for employees
Life Insurance & Disability Benefits
Company 401(K) Match
LiveHealthy Program – Monthly benefit toward participation in wellness activities
Awesome wellness program including onsite fitness classes, health screenings, farmers market and more!
Subsidized onsite cafeteria
Fully stocked break rooms on each floor!

GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer.