Senior Technical Program Manager

Project Management Hsinchu, Taiwan


Description

Position at Logitech

The Role:
The Logitech Video Collaboration business team is looking for a top-class engineering project leader, motivated to drive the next generation of B2C and B2B video collaboration devices from concept to mass production.
The ideal candidate is a highly-organized and detail oriented hardware and associated system software project/ program manager with a track record of delivering best-in-class products on time and on budget, who enjoys working closely with engineering and manufacturing. The successful candidate will be an outstanding manager of a cross-functional, global project/ program team, capable of managing and supporting multiple program/ project execution tasks with a "hands on" style that affords a high degree of personal interaction with the process


Your Contribution:
Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry and Humble. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and just Do. These are the behaviors you’ll need for success at Logitech. In this role you will:
• Full product life cycle management (from concept to end of life) responsibility for Webcams and Video Conferencing HW and associated SW programs in the Logitech Video Collaboration group
• Management responsibility for scheduling, cost, and prioritization in coordination with a global program team
• Support Product Management  during feasibility studies for concept exploration and product definition
• Manage projects of in-house, ODM and CDM manufacturing models
• Manage NPI and Sustaining projects
• Establish aggressive, but realistic schedules and drive cost targets for the program/ project.
• Determine, track and manage escalations for human and financial resources necessary to execute the program/ project plan.
• Communicate clearly and frequently, the status of the program/ project execution and compliance with the target business objectives, with the direct engineering and qualification teams as well as the broader cross-functional organization and senior management
• Serve as the primary contact for Logitech US, Taiwan and Suzhou offices and factory on all program/ project execution related issues
• Serve as the primary contact for program/ project execution status to functions interfacing with the Business group’s partners and OEM customers
• Coordinate all Engineering Change Orders (ECO’s) and Manufacturing Changes related to projects under the Program Manager’s development responsibility. 


Key Qualifications:
For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and behaviors to our team:
• Profile:
 - Ability to manage complex technical program/ project execution from concept to mass production of Video/ Audio conferencing products and solutions
 - Must be detail oriented, self-directed, with a high level of organizational skills
 - In-house expert on and most knowledgeable resource in HW (and/or SW) program management tools, techniques and processes
 - Strong interpersonal skills for working with a global/ international program/ project team, including but not limited to Engineering, Product Management, Operations, and Manufacturing functions.
 - Manage and/ or provide mentoring and guidance to lower job level employees
 - Excellent English language communication
 - Must be willing to travel (~25%)

• Experience:
 - 5-8 years engineering program/ project management experience of high volume consumer electronics products or enterprise solutions involving video HW and associated SW in in-house, CM and ODM development and manufacturing models
 - Experience in managing programs/ projects involving global engineering and qualification teams
 - Practitioner experience in document control tools e.g. Agile, Omnify
 - Practitioner experience in the Agile SCRUM methodology is a plus
 - Practitioner experience in project management tools (e.g. Microsoft Project, MS Office suite, JIRA, Agile, Google Apps sheets/ drive, Viewpath) required


Education:
• Minimum Bachelor's degree, preferably in Science or Business disciplines
• PMP, Agile SCRUM Master certifications are a plus



Logitech is the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. As a company, we’re small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we’re big enough in our portfolio, and reach, for those actions to have a global impact. That’s a pretty sweet spot to be in and we’re always striving to keep it that way.

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