Senior Project Manager - Electrical Engineering in Greensboro at Volvo Group

Date Posted: 7/12/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Greensboro
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/12/2021

Job Description

Do you have the curiosity and drive to take on new possibilities? Do you want to create a dynamic team in close collaboration with global teams in order to create world-leading trucks?
Then we might have the perfect job for you!

WHO ARE YOU?
You have a genuine interest in working with people and see change and challenges as something positive in order to meet the unknown future. You enjoy striving to reach the organization’s vision and developing your team’s support function as it evolves over time.
Communication and information flow come naturally to you and you understand that being accountable means driving activities across geographical borders and organizational belonging in a transparent way letting go of prestige. At the same time, you can balance the wish for deliveries with soft skills, creating a good working atmosphere and a high engagement and performance in your team.
To treat people equally and work with the customer in mind goes for you without saying. We believe that you have previous experience in leading engineers and that you are curious to learn and develop your knowledge on products.

ROLE DESCRIPTION:
  • Secure project and maintenance deliveries from the area of responsibility in respect to committed QDCF targets.
  • Lead engineering resources to manage projects and maintenance activities.
  • Co-ordinate Design and validation activities between local and global engineering groups.
  • Manage electrical engineering deliveries from Embedded systems, packaging, wiring, Validation groups.
  • Secure that the products are developed in line with applicable technology strategies. according to stipulated processes, methods and tools.
  • Monitor the product quality and cost situation for projects and initiate actions in dialogue with the product quality and cost organization.
  • Participate and contribute in applicable project control groups
  • Work directly with the line organization to define deliverables for respective groups and secure annual budget estimates and resources to support the deliveries.
  • Work with Global counterparts in GTT to make sure that projects are properly co-ordinated
  • Ensure that clear requirements and deliverables are established for each department according to global development process GDP
  • Assure compliance with all applicable vehicle regulations
  • Coach team members and secure necessary pre-requisites for a successful execution of responsibilities

ARE WE THE PERFECT MATCH?
We expect you to be an experience automotive professional with a strong will to deliver results. A positive mindset and “can do attitude” characterizes your personal profile. You understand that being accountable means driving activities inside as well as outside your own organization.

You are comfortable in taking difficult decisions, dealing with risks and uncertainties and standing up for the values of our company. You welcome new thoughts and ideas to challenge one another and yourself. You have a good global business understanding and think divergently about new ways of doing things.
  • You are holding a Bachelor or a Master’s degree in engineering
  • You have at least 8-12 years of experience developing automotive solutions
  • You are well experienced in electrical engineering principles and applications
  • You are a true believer that diversity is an asset for successful organizations
  • You embrace agile work methods
Are you ready to be part of developing the future together with us? Then you should apply today: come join us on our continuous journey! We look forward to receiving your application.

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