Sr. Technical Project Manager

Project Management Suzhou, China


Description

Position at Logitech

Sr. Technical Project Manager Job description

Position at Logitech C&P (Creativity & Productivity)

Creativity & Productivity Business Group from Logitech is committed to help people create and communicate their passion and work to the world, anytime anywhere. Innovation in the personal workspace with the user in the center is our obsession. This is more than computer mice, keyboards and presentation remotes - it’s about enabling the future beyond today's tools and in a sustainable way. Everything goes through great design and exceptional user experience.


 

The Role:

As a Project Manager for our global C&P business, you will lead a multi-disciplinary team for New Product Introduction (NPI) - from Project definition up to the introduction in Mass Production (MP). You will make the difference by leading the team towards the agreed objectives and by managing activities across multiple sites. Your technical background and your ability to reduce risks, investigate issues and solve problems at project level will be a great asset. You are passionate about products and delivering amazing experiences to enhance the life of millions of people as they interact everyday with digital content. 

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:

  • Manage and coordinate New Product Introduction (NPI) development through the product life cycle process from concept to product delivery - apply project management standards.

  • Partner with Product Management, Engineering, Supply Chain, and Manufacturing to deliver projects on time within defined expectations in terms of experience, cost and quality.

  • Collaborate with Product Management, Design, Engineering and Operations to explore and deliver the technical bricks for the needs of the roadmap.

  • Lead and staff a project team - multi-functions and multi-sites (worldwide).

  • Set team goals and track the progress of and for the team and team members

  • Advise/mentor team members, prioritize team tasks, and assign individual work

  • Collaborate with contract manufacturers (CDM, ODM, JDM) to assure a successful product development, launch and sustaining activities.

  • Accomplish operational objectives by overseeing multiple project activities

  • Identify, evaluate and escalate the risks associated with project activities and take appropriate actions to control the risks and to drive solutions.

  • Coordinate problem-solving activities to improve processes, resolve non-conformances, and help maximize the engineering team performance (safety, quality, productivity, and cost)

  • Participate in troubleshooting, problem-solving, failure analysis, root cause, and corrective action processes as required

  • Manage product Build of Material (BOM) and key project / product documentation.

Key Qualifications:

For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and behaviors to our team:

  • Minimum 3-5 years of project management experience in a high-tech environment with a cross-functional and global team managing new and sustaining product development.

  • Strong cross functional knowledge in Mechanical Engineering (ME), Electrical Engineering (EE) and as a plus in Software (SW) / Embedded Software (ESW).

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively across disciplines required.

  • Independent and Critical thinking with Analytic skills.

  • Strong knowledge in tools - from Project Management (Schedule, Tasks, Risks, etc..) to parts management (creation, Bill of Material (BOM), Engineering Change Order (ECO))

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and Chinese.

  • Ability to travel - Domestic on regular basis and Intercontinental based on project events.

In addition, preferable skills and behaviors include:

  • Formal Project Management training and Certification (PMP).

  • Software / Embedded software background or management experience is a plus.

Education:

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Engineering.

In addition, preferable skills and behaviors include:

• Passion for technologies and innovation

• Team Spirit

• Creative

• Entrepreneurial mindset

• Autonomous, curious, reliable

• Looking for new challenges


 

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 in that way.

 “All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.”

 

If you require an accommodation to complete any part of the application  process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact us at 510-713- 4866 for assistance.

 

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