Technical Project Manager

Recruiter
Matchtech
Location
Liverpool
Salary
£25 - £40 p hour
Posted
17 Mar 2017
Closes
16 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Identify the required skills for the development team, assemble the team and obtain the required training.

Develop plans for achieving project programme goals consistent with business strategy and cost/quality objectives.

Request, allocate and manage necessary resources to achieve goals.

Co-ordinate overall activities with other departments, tech. centre(s), vendors and/or customers.

Participate in programme development with customers.

Communicate expectations/measures between the programme team and customer/product line management (PLM).

Identify, escalate and manage programme risks of any nature.

Ensure that all aspects of the PDP01 process are completed and documented in accordance with procedures

PRINCIPAL QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's degree or equivalent in an engineering discipline or relevant experience in an electronics product development environment.

Advanced training in managerial and technical skills.

Preferably several years experience with a proven record in project management/co-ordination in a TS 16949 environment

Preferred PRINCE2 certified

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

Proficient in two or more of the following product development skills:

- Safety Critical Automotive development
- Electronic Component or Systems Design
- electrical design
- software design
- manufacturing process technology
- systems design

Knowledge of engineering principles and related technologies.

Knowledge of non-engineering department functions.

Thorough understanding of the relationship between product design and manufacturing processes and an ability to manage several programmes simultaneously.

Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills in a team environment.

Self directed

Customer focused

Responsible and accountable

Understands and uses measures effectively

Ability to work in a pressured environment

High level of oral and written communication skills.