Technical Program Manager (Automotive)

Cupertino, CA 95014

Posted: 02/15/2019 Employment Type: Contract-to-Hire Industry: Information Technology Job Number: 14999

Technical Program Manager (Automotive)

Sunnyvale, CA

12 months

Principal Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to: 
  • Develop robust processes for FA on customer returns to Synthesize Voice of Customer into both process changes and product development cycles.
  • Drive project development; defining scope of work, schedule, and budget
  • Define and track  KPI  targets on metric, delivery and quality within threshold
  • Direct responsibility for Performance and Quality Improvement
  • Evaluate prospective suppliers regarding production capability & quality management
  • Establish Quality programs and Manufacturing Process Control Plans for early detection of issues and to ensure highest level of Quality and Reliability is consistently delivered. Act as Ops technical lead in communicating project readiness and identifying risks
  • Direct responsibility for the execution of the monthly breakout of the execution plan and weekly status report Planned versus Executed
  • Coordinate project reviews; communicating project status and top engineering issues to project team and management
  • Drive suppliers / vendors, integrating their  deliverables  and schedules into project
  • Collaborate with Suppliers and Engineering teams in developing manufacturing Blueprint including process flow, equipment/ fixture designs, implementation schedules and validation plans prior to any Engineering build.

Qualification
  • 5+ combined experience in engineering and project management in the automotive industry
  • Proof of Concept  through  production within the automotive industry, specifically fixtures and electronics 
  • Ability to filter and distill relevant information for the right audience
  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of product development processes
  • Strong engineering / technical background
  • Experience interfacing with operations team, vendors and contractors
  • Detailed project tracking and track record of meeting  deliverables
  • Experience in engineering and development of complex systems preferred 

Prajakta Joshi

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