Senior Program Manager, Production Systems at Wisk Aero | Powderkeg

Location: Mountain View, CA

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Program Management Office

At Wisk, we're transforming the future of urban mobility through safe, all- electric, autonomous flight. We are a passionate team working together toward a sustainable future, solving high-impact problems that have never been solved before. By delivering everyday flight for everyone, we're making it possible to spend less time getting there and more time being there. If you want to be part of shaping the future of mobility, then read on!

The Program Manager will organize and coordinate activities and deliverables, to reach milestones across a complex, multi disciplinary and multi functional team, in pursuit of building the first passenger service with an autonomous air taxi.

The Program Manager will develop and implement appropriate and efficient processes and tools to drive towards milestone completion and accountability.

Within 3 months you will

  • Assist in the implementation of company wide programmatic processes; from process development to roll out and execution
  • Interface between the cross-functional teams and the program management office

Within 6 months you will

  • Lead planning and track execution of process implementation projects
  • Engage with cross-functional teams to drive milestone execution

Within 12 months you will

  • Ensure delivery, financial and technical commitments of the project are met
  • Refine programmatic processes to improve company wide alignment


  • At least 5 years of program/project management experience leading and/or managing complex multidisciplinary technical projects
  • Analytical skills and understanding of product development and production processes
  • Knowledge of developing, tracking and maintaining schedules
  • Team player and creative thinker who is able to lead technical teams, cross-functional groups, and vendors in accordance with plans
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Adaptability to a fast changing environment


  • Facilities build-up and management experience
  • General knowledge of Quality Management Systems
  • Must be willing to travel


We are located in Mountain View just a couple of hundred feet from Shoreline Lake and its surrounding walking/jogging trails. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance (company pays 100% of employee premium), alternative work schedule (9/80), flexible time off, 10 company holidays, a 401(k) plan with 50% company matching (no vesting period), commuter assistance, and education assistance. And on top of all that, we also offer a variety of perks such as free catered lunches, flight lessons, gym membership subsidies, snacks, drinks, fruits, employee referral bonus, charitable giving match, patent bonus program, happy hours and many more.

In order to protect the health and safety of all Wisk employees in the workplace, we are requiring that all employees receive an FDA-authorized vaccination against COVID-19 prior to physically returning to Wisk’s U.S. offices. Exceptions/accommodations are considered for employees with disabilities or sincerely-held religious beliefs or practices that prevent them from being vaccinated against COVID-19.

Wisk Aero provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Wisk Aero abides by applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Wisk Aero is an E-Verify employer.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Senior Program Manager, Production Systems
  • Company
    Wisk Aero
  • Location
    Mountain View, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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