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Product Manager, Silicon, Speech



Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 25, 2023


Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent practical experience
  • 8 years of experience in product management, consulting, co-founder or related technical role.
  • 3 years of experience building and shipping technical products.
  • Experience driving elements of the product development lifecycle such as product direction, go-to-market strategy, driving requirements, and product launch.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience defining and launching silicon products.
  • Experience in machine learning, recommendation systems, natural language processing, speech recognition, computer vision, or production deployment of machine learning.
  • Experience with computing, connectivity, operating systems, software frameworks, software applications, and development lifecycles.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and influencing skills.

About the job

At Google, we put our users first. The world is always changing, so we need Product Managers who are continuously adapting and excited to work on products that affect millions of people every day.

In this role, you will work cross-functionally to guide products from conception to launch by connecting the technical and business worlds. You can break down complex problems into steps that drive product development.

One of the many reasons Google consistently brings innovative, world-changing products to market is because of the collaborative work we do in Product Management. Our team works closely with creative engineers, designers, marketers, etc. to help design and develop technologies that improve access to the world's information. We're responsible for guiding products throughout the execution cycle, focusing specifically on analyzing, positioning, packaging, promoting, and tailoring our solutions to our users.

In this role, you will drive Speech and Language ML hardware and software collaboration between the Silicon Engineering team and advanced research teams across the company, as well as the device hardware/software groups. You will define a roadmap to bring to life key features that distinguish our first-party devices. You'll work cross-functionally to assess and select the most critical problems to be solved through silicon or software, build roadmaps that intersect long-term device strategy, and secure executive support.

Google's mission is to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful. Our team combines the best of Google AI, Software, and Hardware to create radically helpful experiences. We research, design, and develop new technologies and hardware to make computing faster, seamless, and more powerful. We aim to make people's lives better through technology.

The US base salary range for this full-time position is $164,000-$252,000 + bonus + equity + benefits. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range for your preferred location during the hiring process.Please note that the compensation details listed in US role postings reflect the base salary only, and do not include bonus, equity, or benefits. Learn more about benefits at Google.


  • Define differentiated and compelling Speech and Language ML Silicon solutions and roadmaps that leverage Google’s hardware, software, and machine learning capabilities.
  • Influence, inspire, collaborate, and lead a broad team across Architecture, Software, IC design, Operations, Product Management, and Advanced Research to create true differentiated experiences in first-party devices.
  • Evaluate new applications, use cases, proofs-of-concept, technologies and standards, and advocate for/against adoption based on silicon and system-level considerations, competitive landscape, cost, usefulness and helpfulness, and more.
  • Co-work with marketing and legal for product launches enabled with Google Tensor.
  • Establish relationships with Speech and Language partners to develop in-depth knowledge of capabilities and roadmaps.

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