Business Unit: Thermal Solutions (HBU)

Design & Development Aguascalientes, Mexico


*This position is located in Aguascalientes, Mexico, and will require travel*

The Business Unit Project Manager is responsible to fully leverage the Marelli Project Life Cycle System to achieve his/her individual program‘s; quality, profitability, timing and product performance goals and insures that programs achieve the following KPI’s;

  1. Staffed on Time - negotiates with functional leaders to insure that programs have team members assigned with the appropriate skill level for the program complexity, and have the required bandwidth to achieve the program deliverables
  2. Start on Time - critical path timelines are built backward from 1st customer parts to insure programs start on time regardless if we have the customer award
  3. Spend on Time – insure that program business case financial requirements are approved when required per the timeline and that equipment, tooling and component ordering proceeds per the timeline
  4. Source on Time – insure that external and internal suppliers are sourced on time, are capable to achieve commitments, are involved and progress monitored throughout the program phases

Key Responsibilities/Traits

Leadership/Cross Functional Team Management/ Scope Management/Launch Execution Planning/Financial Roadmap & Financial Reporting/Customer Satisfaction/Timing & Product responsibility/ Global Management Skills

*Project Schedule Management
*Present project status to management internally with customer
*Coordination of cross functional project team
*Project cost oversight
*Challenging internal team/customer for conflict resolution


Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (or equivalent, masters degree preferred)
Masters in Project Management is a plus.

3+ years of progressive experience in 3 or more functional areas such as sales, quality, engineering, purchasing, finance, costing testing or manufacturing engineering, and project management within the auto industry.

Proficiency with Microsoft Project and experience with Project Portfolio Management (PPM software).

Willing to travel domestically and internationally (as needed)