Localization Program Manager
San Jose Metro Area, CA
Lead the localization of one or several products from inception to launch, managing delivery, cost and quality of projects and overseeing vendor execution.
Build strong relationships with product teams, educating and advising them on their product s localization journey whilst representing the voice of our global users.
Be accountable for the product s localization budget, from understanding the product s roadmap to drive the annual planning, to advising stakeholders on optimizing their spend.
Partner with cross-functional stakeholders to understand top business needs related to a product s localization and local insights needs.
Understand Localization workflows and services, identify tool and process needs to enable operational scaling, collaborate with Operations and Engineering to support deployment.
Build compelling case for opportunities, develop insightful recommendations and drive development and implementation.
Structure and package your work into compelling presentations and communications that influence various audiences including senior executives.
BA/BS - no specific field required
3-5 years of program management experience, tech space preferred
Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
Strong communication skills and experience working with cross-functional teams
Strong organization skills and ability to perform under high pressure environments
Ability to effectively influence and communicate (often cross-functionally) with multiple stakeholders at all levels of management.
1+ years in localization
1+ years Tech/API Localization experience
Nice to Have
Ability to operate independently in a fast-paced, ambiguous, and global environment with proven success in project management, execution and multitasking.
Strong analytical and problem solving experience, combined with excellent business judgment and an ability to present to senior decision makers in a clear and compelling manner.
Passion for products and users.
Localization tool experience
CMS tool experience