Project Manager at QuantumScape
San Jose, CA, US

Coordinate multiple projects of critical importance to QuantumScape's future, including purchasing new equipment, procuring vital software systems, and planning scale-up activities with external partners

-  Establish a project planning process: you will craft the procedures used to guide projects from kick-off through successful completion
-  Be the go-to person for all things related to project execution: you will help the team stay organized, on schedule and on the same page throughout each project's lifecycle
-  Lead project meetings: set the agenda, guide the discussion, take notes and follow up on action items
-  Maintain a dashboard of ongoing projects to communicate project status to all interested team members, including senior management, internal customers and external contractors and service providers
-  Develop relationships with vendors: coordinate demos, review proposals, help select the winning proposal, and manage all communications
-  Drive frequent, open communication with a diverse team of internal and external partners, from scientists to vendors to senior management, as you help deliver hugely meaningful improvements to our capabilities
Education & Experience: 
-  Bachelor’s or Master's degree in engineering, business, construction management, or another technical field
-  You have a proven ability to coordinate multiple concurrent projects across diverse teams
-  You are organized, pay attention to the details, and have excellent project management skills
-  You are an outstanding communicator that can empathize with others while still holding them accountable