Performs the project management responsibilities independently for engineering activities within the New Product Development team.
Works with engineering team leads and management to create and tracks schedules, budgets, performance targets, resource plans, prioritization and delegation of tasks, and general planning.
activities for engineering deliverables.
Provides visibility to project schedule and budget issues and manages escalation and coordinates critical issue resolution with project engineering Team Lead, Business Development Manager and Engineering Management.
Provides the project management interface to project leads as well as critical internal and external (client) stakeholders for efficient coordination, execution of critical activities and project management functions.
Assesses and highlights risks and develops mitigation plans – active participant in the risk management ext process.
Ensures good cross-functional communication (through effective meetings, email, and other means) to ensure coordination between Engineering functional areas and other departments.
Ensures successful completion of project stages gates and related activities required for the projects to comply with the company ISO 13485 / cGMP compliant design and development process.
Ensures proper documentation is completed for each development activity, and that adequate documentation exists for the Design History File, product manufacturing and ongoing production documentation (test procedures, drawings, BOMs – Build of Material).
Performs post-mortem reviews on key developments and leads communication of further design improvements to projects.
Interprets, implements, and monitors modifications to department methods, processes and policies that affect multiple work groups.
Provides input and plans for program related expense to the engineering, quotations, budget development and forecasting.
Bachelor in Engineering is preferred.
At least 10 years of production & engineering management experience.
Ability to translate, statistically analyze data, and effectively report problems through written and/or graphical formats.
Solid understanding of inventory systems, bills of materials, and work order processes.
Proficient in Excel, Word, and MS Office/PC applications.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English Language.