Basic Information

Location

Zeeland, Michigan, United States

Date published

21-Jan-2020

Ref #

2660

Requisition Type

DISHER

Working Time

Full-time

Description & Requirements

Electronics Project / Program Manager – Zeeland, Michigan –

DISHER is currently looking for a Project / Program Manager of Electronics Engineering with strong knowledge of hardware and software / firmware design principles to join our Zeeland Electronics Engineering team.  This is an internal, full time role.

The DISHER Culture:
DISHER is truly and simply a cool place to work.  The teams are supportive, skilled, and passionate. Our culture is rooted in innovation and our mission is to make a positive difference with our teammates, our customers, and our community.  The work motto at DISHER tends to be “Work Hard - Play Hard.”  The teams at DISHER are diligent with their projects and truly enjoy the company of their peers.  Hear more from DISHER team members at disher.com/culture/


What you will get to do:

  • Lead a variety of projects and programs for multiple customers in various industries, with an emphasis on systems containing integrated electronics
  • Assist with quoting efforts for new projects: establish project timing, assist with resource allocation, and coordinate between cross-functional teams to ensure accurate estimations
  • Consistently track and communicate project status, critical path, changes, milestones, and stage gates through the utilization of Scrum boards, Gantt charts, and/or other project tools
  • Manage requirements, approvals, and plans at all phases of the project management process
  • Identify and problem-solve gaps and delays at every phase and across multiple projects.
  • Serve as technical leader on projects to delegate tasks to the right groups and resources and provide support to these teams
  • Plan, direct, and coordinate hardware and software design projects
  • Provide input on the selection of outside vendors to optimally meet cost, timing, and quality objectives

 

What will make you successful:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering or management discipline required (Electrical or Mechanical Engineering preferred)
  • 8+ years of project or program management experience successfully leading teams of electronics engineers required
  • Agile/SCRUM experience required (Certified Scrum Master preferred) O
    R traditional project management experience required (PMP certification preferred)
  • Firmware/software project management experience on mid- to large-sized projects required
  • Ability to travel to customer sites essential
  • Must have current and continuing right to work in the United States without sponsorship


About DISHER: 
DISHER is a nationally-recognized product development and business consulting firm with offices in Zeeland, Michigan and Indianapolis, Indiana. Our team is highly technical and diversified, serving the Mid-Western United States in a variety of markets including automotive to medical and everything in between. Our capabilities span from napkin sketch through launch, providing numerous opportunities for us to partner with clients in product and process development. DISHER also assists clients with business solutions and Talent identification and attraction. Check out more about what we do at 
disher.com/about


Keywords:  Project Engineer, Program Manager, Electronics Engineer, technical lead, hardware, software, firmware development, Agile / SCRUM, PMP