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Engineering Project / Program Manager (Product Design)

Kelly Services
Cupertino, CA 95015
**Engineering Project Manager (Product Design)**



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:** Santa Clara Valley, CA



**Duration:** 6 months contract with possibility of renewal



Candidates must be eligible to direct W2 contract without employment sponsorship.



**Job Descriptions:**



The Engineering Project Manager will be part of the Product Design Input Devices organization responsible for managing the development and implementation process for one of the Input Device Hardware product development teams. In this role you will drive the day-to-day activities to meet the overall program objectives focusing on mechanical engineering design, development planning and validation cycles.




+ Enable the development effort by creating and monitoring an efficient, streamlined process.

+ Create and maintain project schedules to meet market delivery date.

+ Identify and direct all resources required to execute successful completion of product development tasks.

+ Lead a cross-functional team of mechanical engineers, utilizing a solid ME background to recognize, assess and communicate cross-functional issues and risks.




+ Drive day-to-day activities to meet overall project objectives including calling and running meetings among engineering stakeholders.

+ Redirect pitfalls and develop a better course of action including preparing and executing contingency plans should main plans fail.

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

+ Lead cross-functional communication between project teams and external vendors via leading face-to-face meetings, conference calls and written communications.

+ Provide timely issue resolution and critical path management.

+ Offer multiple levels of status via written and verbal communication.

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



**Job Requirements:**




+ Bachelors Degree in Engineering related fields.

+ Minimum 2 years Project/Program Manager of related mechanical or electrical engineering background in mobile, computer or consumer electronics.

+ Minimum 2 years combined experience in project management and engineering delivering products comprised of multiple.

+ Excellent communication, organizational, presentation and leadership skills.

+ Ability to filter and distill relevant information for the right audience.

+ 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.

+ Detailed knowledge of product development processes as well as a strong understanding of manufacturing processes materials and high esthetic quality.

+ Experience interfacing with operations, mechanical engineering/design and marketing.




**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.

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Posted: 2020-10-07 Expires: 2020-11-07

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