Senior Program Manager
Laird Technologies, Inc. - Durham, NC

This job posting is no longer available on Laird Technologies, Inc.. Find similar jobs:Senior Program Manager jobs - Laird Technologies jobs

Persons employed in this position are responsible for, but not limited to, managing a cross-functional team of professionals to complete assigned projects or programs.

Define, plan and manage project objective goals and milestone activities.

Manage and direct a cross functional team consisting of multiple disciplines.

Manage and coordinate activities between departments to meet product development requirements.

Manage product design cost targets and long term strategy as set by Senior Management staff.

Simultaneously set priorities/direction for multiple programs in development.

Act as the interface to integration, SBU functions or site team management.

Generate/facilitate documentation per engineering procedures.

Adheres to quality and safety systems or maintenance of quality and safety standards.

Required Skills

Excellent program time management skills.

Excellent leadership skills.

Exhibit understanding of the cross-functional relationships between inter-company groups and the expertise required for project or program completion.

Experience in managing business process development, planning and negotiations.

Good communication skills, both oral and written. Ability to motivate, facilitate cross functional team members in international, multi-cultural environment.

Attention to detail, drive for results, and solid listening skills.

Demdata-blockedevented skill in Microsoft Excel and Project.

Experience in managing projects in a manufacturing environment focused on assembly of larger scale units, or bringing mulitple components together to assemble a unit is required.

Experience is Thermoelectrics Industry is ideal. Industries involving building PCB boards or building circuits are also acceptable.

Some technical sales/marketing experience is strongly desired - candidates must know how to interact with customers

Required Experience

Bachelor's Degree in related field. Functional experience may be substituted in lieu of degree. MBA degree a plus.

Experience/knowledge in manufacturing processes (see above).

PMI Certification required.

5+ years experience in a similar position.

Laird Technologies recognizes that an individual with a disability may require an accommodation to enable them to successfully perform a job function. Should you require such an accommodation, please indicate the job function and suggested accommodation. Laird will attempt to make reasonable accommodation.