Specialist / Tech Lead Embedded Software Development Engineer - BSW

Job Description:

Our Power Technologies' Business Unit, Program Management Function, has an immediate opening for a PROGRAM MANAGER.

Reporting to the Senior Manager of Program Management and taking responsibility for designated product launch programs, the successful candidate will:

Take responsibility for the life of multiple programs including; planning, scheduling launch and ensuring customer satisfaction. In short, leading the multi-disciplinary product launch team and guiding the product life cycle from the development stages through to initial production
Develop, update and complete MS Project Timelines, Supplier and Program Risk Assessments, APQP Status Reports, Lessons Learned, Launch Status Reports, Stage Gates and other tools, processes utilized by the PMO
Ensure the product is designed to meet Dana's and the customer's requirements and mass production manufacturability
Ensure customer and Dana required deliverables for the assigned programs are completed on budget and on time
Ensure the timely completion of Engineering trials, production pilots, and PPAP runs with the plant's Operations staff. And thereafter, that all processes meet required production rates with planned staffing and OEE targets
Participate in corrective actions, root cause analysis, 8D, Seven Step, and 5 Why's as related to the program
Champion regular cross functional launch team meetings to review the program schedule, address any open issues, and ensuring that adequate resources are assigned to all project tasks. Manage the escalation of deficiencies to the appropriate management staff
Identify program risks and establish suitable contingency plans with the team
Act as lead customer contact to ensure all their program related inquiries and requirements are addressed and maintain effective communication with all internal disciplines
Job Requirements:
Minimum 5 years' experience including Program/Project Management in a manufacturing environment
Bachelor degree in Engineering or related science discipline
PMP certification through PMI® (alternatively the candidate will be required to obtain within 1 year)
Experience as a customer point-of-contact
Accomplished "Team Player"; able to coordinate the responsibilities of multiple professional units, including Accounting, Operations, Engineering and Sales
Project Management skills, and leadership abilities including strong analytical, organizational, time-management and decision-making
Proficient understanding of APQP, Engineering drawings, GD&T and technical specifications
Proficient with Microsoft Project, Excel, and PowerPoint software
Excellent written and oral communication skills, with the abilities to motivate and develop peopleâ
Experience Requirements:
Education Requirements:
Bachelors Degree
Pune, MH, IN