Engineering Program Manager – OEM/New Product Development, JADAK
August 24, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Manager / Supervisor
Display Technology (IT), Fiber Modeling and Fabrication (FF), Fiber Optics Technology (PF), Fundamental Laser Sciences (OF), Holography and Diffractive Optics (FH), Image Sensing and Pattern Recognition (IR), Imaging Optical Design (FD), Integrated Optics (PI), Laser Systems (PL), Lasers in Manufacturing (FL)
Years of Experience:
4 Year Degree
Responsible for all aspects of the program, ensuring the program deliverables are met Provides strong leadership to the team and is a leader when interfacing with all disciplines Understands customer expectations and stays on top of customer status Fully understands all aspects of the program and effectively translates to the team Perceptive to customer state at all times and initiates recourse when needed Effectively plans and schedules engineer-to-engineer visits with sales throughout the development cycle Rallies the team to respond urgently to critical project issues Understands and safeguards the business case with respect to cost and schedule Flexible approach to program management, applying appropriate rigor based on the scope of the project Helps team members connect their contribution to the importance and outcome of the program Ensures there is an appropriate leader assigned to provide technical direction for the program Ensures the team has proper skill sets to achieve the end results Commitment to the strategic goals and vision of the company Ensures thoroughness of all product documentation such as requirements, design and test specifications Flexible to work with global teams and times zones
Required Experience, Education, Skills and Competencies: Bachelor’s degree minimum in an Engineering Discipline (Electrical, Software, Mechanical) 6-10 years of experience in program management or other related experience MBA preferred Experience with engineering management preferred PMP certification preferred Detail oriented and thorough Excellent oral and written communication skills Strong working knowledge of MS Suite including MS Project Experience in wireless or RFID is a plus Physical Requirements: Mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer. Ability to use vison to read computer screen and read printed materials.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: R000318
Novanta is a leading global supplier of core technology solutions that give medical and advanced industrial original equipment manufacturers (“OEMs”) a competitive advantage. We combine deep proprietary technology expertise and competencies in photonics, vision and precision motion with a proven ability to solve complex technical challenges. This enables Novanta to engineer core components and sub-systems that deliver extreme precision and performance, tailored to our customers’ demanding applications. The driving force behind our growth is the team of innovative professionals who share a commitment to innovation and customer success. Novanta’s common shares are quoted on NASDAQ under the ticker symbol “NOVT”.