Randstad Program Manager in Framingham, Massachusetts

Program Manager

job details:

  • location:Framingham, MA

  • salary:$55 - $65 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, January 9, 2019

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Temporary

  • industry:Manufacturing

  • reference:S_720391

  • questions:gary.taiste@randstadusa.com508/766-9596

job description

Program Manager

Randstad Sourceright, in partnership with the Bose Corporation is seeking a Program/Project Manager, for a 12 month assignment, with the potential of converting to FTE. The PM that we're looking for is someone experienced in the management of key projects with the goal of developing quality products that deliver demonstrable benefits to customers, on time, and within budget.

Responsibilities:

Fostering collaboration and teamwork between internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects.

Developing a detailed project plan to deliver project objectives.

Proactively leading a team of developers to meet or exceed project objectives, with a forward-looking emphasis on mitigating risks and removing roadblocks.

Managing changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs using appropriate tools and techniques.

Performing continual risk management to proactively anticipate and develop plans to mitigate project risks.

Communicating project information to team members and project shareholders in a timely and accurate manner. This includes weekly project team meetings, gate meetings, and visual management updates.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:

Demonstrated skills we're seeking:

Must have a track record of successfully managing cross-functional project teams in the development of embedded electronics, as well as experience in a technical role in developing embedded products.

In addition, experience in the following areas is required:

Solid technical background with understanding and/or experience in developing and delivering integrated hardware and software products.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Project and Office.

Results orientated, self-motivated team player, who is resilient and able to perform calmly under pressure.

Communicates openly and operates with integrity and respect for others.

Experience with Professional Audio products is a plus.

Education:

Bachelors

Experience:

Experienced

Qualifications:

Ideal candidates will have between 5-10 years of experience in the product development lifecycle, preferably within embedded electronics.

In addition, at least 5 years of experience in program/project management of related products with a proven track record of successfully managing projects from concept phase through start of production.

BS in an engineering discipline required, MBA or Masters in Engineering preferred.

PMP or other Project Management certification is a plus, but is not required.

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