Sr Project Manager

Engineering - Software, R&D, Technology Fremont, California


Description

Manage the development and implementation process for product/program/project of Plasma Products. Coordinates departmental or cross-functional teams to develop plan and schedule to meet end targets. Monitors the project from initiation through delivery including planning and directing schedules and monitoring budget/spending. Organizes cross-functional activities, ensuring completion of the project i.e. product on schedule and within cost limit.

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Validate product/program/project strategy, define resources needed vs schedule and control delivery from design to release for customers.
  • Develop, review, and approve plans for completing project deliverables
  • Create and evaluate project reporting; provide timely and accurate project status reporting to internal and external parties
  • Create and evaluate project schedules
  • Ensure the project plan, scope, work structure, schedule, and cost are maintained by all involved parties (e.g engineers, contractors, vendors, etc.)

Job Requirement: 

  • Technical competency to understand product and competitive differentiation
  • Technical competency to ensure understanding of the value proposition to the customer base  
  • Commercial competence to manage negotiations regarding value deliverance and performance to commitments
  • Ability to properly identify and maneuver customer between wants and needs
  • Leadership skills sufficient to achieve influence across all departments necessary for success (internal to company and external at customer)
  • Maturity to know when and how to solicit support and execution of escalations
  • Communications skills sufficient to enlist others in a common path and to ensure execution 
  • Culturally flexible to successfully interact across the global customer base
  • Track record of successful growth both personally and professionally
  • Communication skills sufficient to go across multiple customer levels from tool user to VP level
  • Strong written communication skills to cover language variations across globe
  • Ability to create partnerships internally and externally