Google Africa Vacancy : Technical Program Managers
Google Africa recruits for the Position of a Technical Program Managers to lead the Google Apps Supporting Programs (GASP) team based in Africa.
Job Title: Technical Program Manager, GASP
Technical Program Managers are the core of managing Google's continued growth. As one of the first Technical Program Managers on our Google Apps Supporting Programs (GASP) team based in Africa, you will have the opportunity to make a significant impact. You will be contributing to the development of university and other large community network infrastructures with a view to increasing overall Internet accessibility and Google product adoption.
You have a strong operations and infrastructure engineering background ideally working on campus infrastructure and will have gained strong project management skills. You have great judgement in evaluating the cost and effort for infrastructure challenges, training rollout and project deployment models. You will have remained hands-on throughout your career and enjoy contributing your System Administrator or Network Engineer skills when necessary.
You will be responsible for driving the progress of various initiatives focused on network infrastructure and product adoption in universities. Typically you will establish and develop relationships, define core areas for collaboration that enhance university technical infrastructure services, skills and continually measure impact. Your responsibilities will span multiple universities in many countries. You will be expected to travel frequently within Africa and occasionally to our offices in Zurich and California.