Senior Technical Program Manager (m/f/d)

Senior Technical Program Manager (m/f/d)

Senior Technical Program Manager (m/f/d)




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    Kara PetriskoHR USA


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    Orlando (FL, USA) , Dallas (TX, USA), Greenville (SC, USA), Detroit (MI, USA)

    What you'll do

    • You lead cross functional teams of hardware, firmware, and systems technical program managers in the emerging field of autonomous driving
    • You create strategies, product roadmaps and business plans for the dedicated programs and/or projects and advise the customer to fulfill the requirements.
    • You analyze and perform benchmarks of technology trends and give a derivation of measures for the portfolio.
    • You implement a continuous project controlling and reporting to achieve the agreed project results in compliance with the set framework conditions (time, costs, quality)
    • You prepare, organize, and lead meetings with stakeholders regarding various projects and programs.
    • You ensure product launches with strong adherence to milestones and expectations, and that all functional requirements are fulfilled.
    • You meet regularly with your program managers and implement coaching for them
    • You proactively establish and optimize processes as well as create new structures and procedures in the programs

    Who you are

    • You have a bachelor’s degree in Engineering related fields (mechanical, electrical, industrial, or similar)
    • You have worked 15+ years in automotive program management and successfully launches products before, experiences with sensors are welcome
    • You are experienced in developing project work plans and budgets, working with cross-functional teams
    • You have worked on advanced automotive products and high-tech projects before
    • You are characterized by a precise, independent, and structured way of working in a fast-paced environment, you have a quick perception and a high business acumen
    • You have strong organizational and excellent communication skills especially when interfacing with customers
    • You are an experienced negotiator, ideally with international experience, and you are proficient in MS Office applications.
    • You have an excellent knowledge of the automotive industry and related systems and processes, and have worked with startups as well as large corporations
    • Preferred: You have Lidar or ADAS experience
    • You are willing to travel.
    • You are authorized to work in the US.

    Good to know

    • We offer a competitive salary with bonus potential
    • You can get healthcare, life insurance, dental & vision, 401(k) matching
    • You have Career opportunity in a fast-growing Company and work in small, efficient project teams