Project Manager
Crestron Electronics - Rockleigh, NJ

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The Sr Project/Program Manager will engage in cutting-edge technology projects from concept to shipping product being responsible for developing detailed project charters and plans, specifying goals, objectives, strategy, scope, budget, scheduling, risk mitigation strategies, contingency plans, approach, requirements, deliverables, timelines, work breakdown structures, use case, test case, and training needs, as necessary for all project assignments. Working closely with Operations and Supply Chain partners, manages the manufacturing launch.
The Sr Project/Program Manager is responsible for working with cross functional teams to ensure deliverables achieve cost, schedule and performance goals as defined in the project plan.
Responsibilities
Participate in strategic planning to map long-term goals. Serve as the primary focal point for project information to the company. Collaborate with and lead various cross-functional teams within Engineering (hardware, software, mechanical, quality), Marketing and Operations to plan, schedule, prioritize and drive development activities through manufacturing introduction for multiple new and/or enhanced products, holding teams responsible and accountable for their deliverables. Schedule recurring meetings, as necessary and report status to upper management.
Resolve conflicts related to cost, schedule, performance, competing priorities and technical uncertainties. Document lessons learned throughout project life cycle

Skills and Education Requirements:
BS in Electrical Engineering (MS in engineering management or related a +) & 10 yrs of project management leadership experience in high tech electronics industry preferably in a fast paced, rapidly changing business and technology environment PMP certification a plus
Lighting experience a plus

Demonstrated proficiency in Project Management methodologies. Experience leading multiple simultaneous projects from concept to New Product Introduction. Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as ability to present and explain technical information in a way that establishes rapport, persuade others, and gains understanding. Superior problem solving, communication and negotiation skills including effective leadership, planning and motivational capabilities. Strong quantitative data analysis skills. Proficient with MS Project and Project Server, MS-Excel, MS-Word, & MS-PowerPoint

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