Sr. Program Manager in San Diego, CA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Sony Corporation   •  

San Diego, CA 92101

Industry: Media


5 - 7 years

Posted 51 days ago

Sr. Program Manager

San Diego, CA

We have an exciting opportunity for a Sr. Program Manager to lead and handle end-to-end delivery of critical programs. You will partner with a global organization worldwide including SIE Engineering, Product, and Executive leadership. You will be responsible for programs which span a variety of projects, teams, geographical locations, areas of focus, and achievements. The responsibilities listed are not all-inclusive and additional duties may be assigned.

Responsible for:

  • Owning project and program schedules, task assignments, and leading overall schedule progress - from large phases through to detailed tasks, including understanding and actively running dependencies, mitigating risks, and executive reporting.
  • Partner with cross-functional leadership and executives to define and implement process improvements across Engineering and Operational teams to drive execution, optimize delivery, handle risk, and provide overall transparency
  • Collaborating with staff and management to clearly identify, explain, and communicate their project involvement, project goals, expectations, and tasks.
  • You will also have the opportunity to contribute to establishing methods and metrics for tracking performance and making decisions within the Program Management group.


  • Experience in establishing and developing global, complex enterprise scale programs from initial kick-off through launch.
  • 5+ years' experience as a Program/Project Manager
  • Previous experience utilizing Agile methodologies and principles
  • Facilitation skills in leading planning meetings, reviews, and retrospectives.
  • Proficiency with tools used in Agile development (Jira, Confluence, etc.)
  • Motivated, organized self-starter with strong problem solving capabilities
  • Exhibit meticulous attention to detail, and have the ability to make good, timely decisions
  • Excellent presentation skills across all levels of internal and external partners
  • Excel in conflict resolution, negotiation, and people management. (Preferably global experience with diverse cultures) Leadership judgement learning agility, deep understanding of program management standards, risk management, affiliation partnership
  • Occasional domestic travel may be required

Preferred skills:

  • Previous experience with event coordination/planning
  • SAFE knowledge ( or similar large-scale agile implementation
  • Familiarity with digital media software and networking technologies, especially those related to Sony's products, services, and devices

Valid Through: 2019-10-24