Staff Sustaining Firmware Technical Program Manager

Team: ZT - Platform Engineering

Location: Seattle, Washington

Staff Sustaining Firmware Technical Program Manager

Why ZT Systems

AT ZT Systems, you’ll get to do work your proud of alongside smart, passionate people. Every day, there are opportunities to collaborate with the best in the industry to design, build, and deliver impactful solutions to world-class customers. Along with way, you will gain hands-on experience in a face-paced environment that’s challenging, rewarding, and career-defining.

A culture built around our values, we work hard and think fast. We view challenges as opportunities—to do better, push harder, and be faster than we were the day before. When we fail, we learn from it and move on together. And when we succeed we use the momentum to go even further. We create value with everything we do, building the foundation of today—and transforming the future of tomorrow.

Join ZT Systems and help us build technology infrastructure that connects the world.

About the Role

As a Staff Sustaining Firmware Technical Program Manager, you will be working with a group of talented engineers to manage and coordinate the delivery of the SW and FW for server solutions. This role will focus on all aspects of software program management, ranging from planning and scheduling of software/firmware execution, validation, release, and update.

What You will Do

  • Work with an experienced team of engineers within ZT and with partners to drive the development of an array of SW/FW deliverables
  • Coordinate plan for implantation releases and bug fixes and track the Best-Known Configuration “BKC” status.
  • Be responsible for program management activities that integrate various SW and FW components into customer platforms
  • Organize multiple SW workstreams, track the development progress, and communicate status to management and customer
  • Communicate with precision and clarity to drive alignment internally and with partners/customers

What You Bring

  • BS/MS in Electrical Engineering, or equivalent experience with 5+ years of experience as a Program Manager or with 3+ years with a Masters of experience working in Firmware or Software development
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity, prioritize multiple strategic and tactical options, and drive issues to closure
  • Knowledge of building low-level software to run on hardware, e.g., firmware, BIOS, etc.
  • Experience in management of cross-disciplinary Data center hardware/software projects with an understanding of product development stages
  • Familiarity with firmware development for high performance processors and ASICs


ZT Systems offers a highly competitive salary commensurate with work experience and/or education, an excellent benefits program that includes a 401(k) plan, health and dental insurance, and paid time off. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and do not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, age, gender, marital status, national origin, disability[i] or handicap, or veteran status. ZT Systems is a Drug-Free Workplace.


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