Project Management Consultant

Program/Project Management Dallas, Texas Greater Detroit Area, Michigan Irvine, California

**This position is currently a temporary work from home/remote position. You must be willing to relocate to (Dallas, TX, or Irvine, CA) once COVID policies/restrictions are lifted**


umlaut, part of Accenture, is a 4500+ people strong global full-service cross industry end-to-end partner that applies its deep-running interdisciplinary, collaborative advisory and fulfilment capabilities to change its clients fortunes for the better and - on top of that - add value, quality and focus to their organizations and produce.

our öffer

  • Lead Projects from initiation through implementation including phases such as planning, analysis, development and implementation
  • Responsible for project launch, deadlines, results and overall performance with various client’s
  • Build and maintain client relationships with direct and indirect stakeholders, including upper management level
  • Monitor Project performance regarding efficiency, quality, technical and financial risks on assigned projects
  • Ensure cross-functional involvement in quality processes to improve launch quality.
  • Lead agile teams and manage the planning and grooming of sprints, execute sprints including daily scrum meetings and review sprints while establishing an environment of commitment, open cooperation, courage, focus and respect
  • Mitigate project risks while resolving any issues or conflicts that arise to ensure deadlines are met


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree - Engineering or Business Management
  • 4+ years of experience with a demonstrated track record of success in Project Management and/or consulting with a focus on working directly with an Automotive OEM or Tier 1’s
  • Extensive experience working in an Agile environment on Automotive or Information Technology topics; Connected Mobility experience is a plus
  • Ability to read, write, and speak Spanish is a plus
  • Certifications in Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), Agile Scrum Master (ASM), Professional Scrum Master I (PSM I), or Scrum Master Certified (SMC) are preferred
  • 1+ years of Manufacturing and IT experience working with PLC, SQL, SAP databases and other Scripting knowledge is preferred
  • German, Chinese or Japanese language skills are a plus
  • Thorough understanding of identifying appropriate KPI’s, maintaining performance and delivery quality
  • Strong MS Office Skills – emphasis on Project, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal skills around communications at all levels in an organization

top 5 reasöns

  1. An entrepreneurial environment with immediate responsibility and a chance to make a difference from the word go
  2. Innovative projects with big name clients and exposure to future, cutting edge technologies
  3. Unlimited individual growth opportunities and the ability to create a personalised career path
  4. Access to a global network with opportunities to live and work abroad
  5. All the support, training and coaching you need to further your career
  • +X. A team spirit and family-like culture as exciting and colourful as our gradient coloured coffee marshmallows

COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

Please be aware that umlaut requires all employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. umlaut will consider requests for medical or religious accommodation to this vaccination requirement during the recruiting process.

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