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Google Director, Engineering Education, engEDU in Mountain View, California

Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, or other technical related field or equivalent practical experience

  • 10 years of project management experience

  • Experience with technical subjects and emerging technologies

  • Experience working with technical and nontechnical stakeholders

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience leading large complex programs at a major technology/engineering company

  • Experience working in a research organization

  • Experience and commitment to managing, developing, growing, recruiting and inspiring a representative, equitable, respectful team and workplace

  • Knowledge and expertise in one or more sectors of education and/or technical training

  • Demonstrated leadership and influencing skills, including ability to lead change efforts through effective communication and persuasion

  • A passion for education at scale, enabled by technology

As the Director, Engineering Education, engEdu for Research, you will develop innovative systems, content, and processes to enable high-quality education at scale. You will join a community of experienced software engineers, technical program managers, tech writers, user experiencers, and product managers dedicated to advancing technical abilities at Google and beyond to prepare the world’s workforce for the jobs of the future. We have an opportunity to expand the scope and innovate on how we deliver the right education to every Google engineer at the right time.

You will be working with a collaborative team, passionate about their work and the ability to change people’s lives through high-quality education and training. You will be asked to respond to the company’s mandate to develop content and deliver it seamlessly in order to build the most effective and highly trained engineering workforce in the world. Located within Google Research and reporting to the Director of engEDU, you will also be located in one of the few product groups which operates horizontally across Google, providing you with a unique vantage point in the company.

Google is and always will be an engineering company. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to take on some of technology's greatest challenges and make an impact on millions, if not billions, of users. At Google, engineers not only revolutionize search, they routinely work on massive scalability and storage solutions, large-scale applications and entirely new platforms for developers around the world. From Google Ads to Chrome, Android to YouTube, Social to Local, Google engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another.

  • Develop and maintain a knowledge graph for engineering education, reflecting the needs from different product areas, across engineering tenure and level.

  • Develop and run a validation process that ensures our engineering training programs and topics are always aligned with Google’s evolving needs.

  • Develop, run, and innovate training delivery: programs, online self-study, in-person, and in-the-job training.

  • Build partnerships across Google to ensure alignment with product group-specific priorities and activities (e.g. with Core and Developer Relations), and to expand our training customer base within Google.

  • Expand the engEDU brand among Google engineers to become the first port of call for technical skill development, and expand this beyond Google.

Google is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. See also Google's EEO Policy and EEO is the Law. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing this form.