2020-09-15 Google Operations Center
People Partner, Tech
Palo Alto, California, United States

About Wing:

Wing is reshaping the future of delivery. We are an on-demand drone delivery service that can deliver food, medicine or other items within minutes. We’ve also developed an unmanned traffic management platform to safely route drones through the sky. Our service is faster, safer and produces far less pollution than traditional delivery. Originally created in 2012 within X, the Moonshot Factory, Wing is now an Alphabet company.

About the Role:

Wing is looking for a People Partner, Tech to join our People team based in Palo Alto. The ideal candidate has a passion for organizational development, manager development, and strategic people support. They will understand industry best practices and be excited about working with dynamic clients in a cutting-edge industry.

What You’ll Do:

  • You will solve complex organizational challenges using people-related solutions, and create the people strategy that will support the org in realizing our most wild ambitions
  • To solve those problems, you will need to consult with org leaders to create a comprehensive people plan, using expertise in performance management, coaching, data analysis, compensation and rewards, employee relations, learning and development, and strategic development
  • You will:
    • Act as an advisor and coach on a variety of employee relations topics such as performance management, conflict resolution, and learning and development
    • Provide insightful data to guide decision making and provide proactive solutions
    • Build and implement strategies to up-skill Wing’s people managers
    • Solve problems and get to the root cause of any issue, and design and quickly implement solutions

What You’ll Need:

  • BA / BS degree or equivalent practical experience
  • 5 years HR generalist or business partner experience
  • A combination of experience in the following areas: organizational design, succession planning, performance management, diversity and inclusion, business consulting, compensation and rewards, employee engagement, coaching and development, data analysis, and employee relations
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically and creatively
  • Comfort with and ability to thrive in ambiguity
  • The ability to build relationships with senior leaders and a complex set of stakeholders to drive organizational change
  • Crisp, clear communication skills

Bonus:

  • Passion or interest in aviation
  • Demonstrated ability to work within constraints
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills. Ability to analyze data, understand trends and develop recommendations for action
At Wing, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.
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