• Product Development Process implementation
• Business-driven Planning & Analysis
• Leadership, Team Building & Motivation
• Financial & Operational Cost Control
• Quality Systems / Six Sigma
• Flawless Launch Philosophy
• Cost and Productivity Improvement
PLUS: Product Development Process (PDP)
Ability to work in a highly productive, constantly changing environment
Manage a team consisting of program management, sales, operations, purchasing, quality and finance in an effort to improve customer service, product performance, and financial results
North American management experience & willingness to travel.
A high energy, proactive leader who instills confidence & passion in internal & external audiences
Proficient in Excel, PowerPoint, and Project
Previous OEM experience (Preferred)
Planning, organizing, motivating, and controlling resources, procedures to achieve specific customer and Delphi goals.
Achieve the objectives while honoring project scope, time, quality and budgets
Optimize the allocation of inputs and integrate them to meet pre-defined objectives.
Monitor Project Execution utilizing Project Reviews, Project Scheduling, Risk Management and Production Worthiness
Coordinate the work packages and ensure timely decisions in Core Team and committees (including escalation).
Ensure engineering requirements are met by conducting regular reviews and maintaining a deviation list.
Ensure engineering change management and documentation of all impacts of technical changes on the project (particularly financial impacts).
Ensure full complete tracking for any upfront customer payments (e.g. tooling, prototypes). Maintain and track profitability throughout PDP
Ensure transfer of product responsibility to the plant including conversion plan.
Conduct active management of project risks and opportunities.
Conducts risk assessments throughout project and escalates as necessary.
Conduct gap analysis and define mitigation actions.
Responsible to manage multiple projects from award through 90 days after SOP.
Responsible to provide leadership to the project team and effectively communicate the status of the program to AL and customer leadership.
B.S in Engineering, Engineering technology or business required.
Minimum of 3 years' experience in program management in the automotive industry.
Ability to handle project with multiple work streams, with proven leadership success over a wide variety of business problems.
Tier 1 experience.
Strong initiative and the ability to work well in a team environment.
PMP certification a plus.