Technical Program Manager

  • Charge Point
  • Campbell, CA/USA
  • Feb 12, 2020
Full Time Engineering: Electrical Engineering: Hardware Engineering: Mechanical

Job Description

About Us

With electric vehicles (EV's) expected to be 25% of new vehicle sales by 2025 and more than 50% by 2040, electric mobility is becoming a reality. ChargePoint is at the center of this revolution, powering the world’s leading EV charging network and most complete set of hardware, software and mobile solutions for every EV charging need. We bring together drivers, businesses, automakers, policymakers, utilities and other stakeholders to make e-mobility a reality globally.

Our fanatical focus on charging and 10+ years in business has made us an industry leader. Supported by $538 million from investors including American Electric Power, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Chevron Technology Ventures, Clearvision, Daimler Trucks & Buses, GIC, Quantum Energy Partners, BMW i Ventures, Braemar Energy Ventures, Linse Capital, and Siemens, ChargePoint offers a once-in-a-lifetime chance to be part of creating an all-electric future and a trillion-dollar market. Join the team that is building the EV charging industry and make your mark on how people and goods will get everywhere they need to go, in any context, for generations to come.

Reports To

Director, Technical Operations

What You Will Be Doing

In this highly visible role, you will be the resident factory expert in manufacturing process, yields and overall factory
readiness for mass production. As a technical lead role, your ability to combine knowledge of charging station
manufacturing with mechanics and manufacturing process / process controls and deliver results on a tight timeline is
critical. The TPM will work in conjunction with the New Production Introduction group as well as a multi-functional
team of Design, Supplier Quality, Test, Service and Technical Program Engineers to ensure top quality products and
services from the CM and drive excellence into everything we do.


What You Will Bring to ChargePoint


  • BS/MS in an engineering field, such as Machinery, Electronics, Material, EE, or ME
  • Demonstrated technical skills including experience and thorough understanding of PCBA, Assembly, Test, Pack-out,
    Sheet metal, Powder coating, Cabling/Wiring, Cooler, Machining, Plastic, Die Casting, Cable.
  • Highly motivated and able to drive closure of issues across cultures.
  • In depth knowledge in quality methodologies with command of tools including statistical analysis, DOE, FMEA etc.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, ability to concisely understand and communicate issues and lead a
    team to solution.
  • Works on significant and unique issues where analysis of situations or data requires an evaluation of intangibles.
    Exercises independent judgment in methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results. Builds formal
    networks involving coordination among groups.
  • Excellent communicator who can translate high-level goals into tangible action plans
  • Excellent project management skills Program / Project Management experience preferred
  • Experience working in a
    matrix organization
  • 5+ years experience providing technical support
  • Knowledge of cooler, cable and high power testing is a plus
  • DOE, SPC, Failure Analysis
  • Excellent debugging skills and demonstrates ability to solve problems under pressure 
  • Travel required



We are committed to an inclusive and diverse team. ChargePoint is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any legally protected status.

If there is a match between your experiences/skills and the Company needs, we will contact you directly.

ChargePoint is an equal opportunity employer. 
Applicants only - Recruiting agencies do not contact. #LI-MH1

Impact areas



501-1000 employees  

Organization type

For-profit startup/company  

Climate solutions

Electric Vehicles  

Will sponsor Visa