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Engineering Program / Project Manager (Accessory)

Kelly Services
Cupertino, CA 95015
**Engineering Project Manager**

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with our client, a multinational IT company specialized in consumer products (hardware & software) and services.

**Location:** Cupertino, CA (Working from home for now and eventually transition back to office when situation permits)

**Duration:** 6 months contract with possibility of extension.

Candidate must be eligible for direct W2 contract.

**Job Descriptions:**

As an Engineering Project Manager within our clients Product Design organization you will be responsible for managing the development and implementation process for their Accessory Kits.

In this role you will drive the day-to-day activities to meet the overall program objectives, product integration and ensure trade compliance as well as consumer laws are met enabling the product to ship worldwide. Your responsibilities include:

+ Identify and direct all resources required to execute successful projects

+ Create and maintain project timelines, develop product strategy

+ Collaborate and facilitate communication across engineering managers, operations manager, marketing managers and our OEM partners to meet schedule, and quality goals.

+ Lead cross-functional communication between project teams and external vendors

+ Provide timely issue resolution and critical path management

+ O?er multiple levels of status across a wide spectrum of individual contributors to executive management

+ Drive cross functional team meetings with Marketing, WPCM, Graphics, Engineering, and Ops

+ Develop localization and SKU reduction strategy

+ Develop project schedule and drive project discussions including escalations Manage certification schedules and coordinate MPS release

+ Manage Final FAIs

+ Create, manage and process MPN BOMs, Engineering Change Orders, and Manufacturer Change Orders

+ Work on multiple projects simultaneously

**Job Requirements:**

+ Bachelors Degree in related technical fields

+ Minimum 5 years of Engineering Program / Project Management experience of IT hardware / accessory designs.

+ Experience interfacing with cross functional teams such as Operations, Engineering/Design, Marketing and Supply Chain.

+ Experience with portable consumer electronics devices and familiarity with mechanical enclosure parts

+ Experience working with OEM partners.

+ Detailed knowledge of product development processes as well as a strong understanding of manufacturing processes.

+ Ability to juggle multiple tasks, dates, deadlines, and deliverables

+ Self-motivated and proactive with demonstrated creative and critical thinking capabilities

+ Understands and deals well with rapid development cycles; remains flexible and calm in the face of ambiguity

+ Possess strong presentation skills

+ Understand technical issues and drive them to closure by bringing together key stakeholders for decision making

+ Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously

+ Excellent communication, organizational and leadership skills

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At **Kelly** , were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.



Posted: 2020-10-16 Expires: 2020-11-16

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