Sensata Technologies is currently seeking a Program / Project Manager (PM) to lead teams in new product development from concept to production, lead change management projects, and lead cost reduction initiatives.
This individual will be an integral member of our rapidly growing HVOR group. The ideal candidate must possess the ability to execute business plans and strategies through effective planning, strategy development, and operational tactics.
The company is looking for a strong business / program management professional ideally with an engineering background and a demonstrated track record for program execution, operations management, customer management, and profit improvement.
The Program / Project Manager must be an effective leader of cross-functional, global teams. Additionally, this individual must be able to effectively leverage global teams to drive execution to the committed goals.
The Program / Project Manager (PM) will lead a cross-functional project team establishing a detailed project plan, project goals, and actions / initiatives, and driving the necessary changes to ensure achievement of financial and non-
financial metrics. The PM will also connect the Sensata manufacturing team to launch new products flawlessly. The candidate must be able to guide their team to make decisions that shape the success of highly visible projects.
The position offers a great opportunity to work with global teams and to travel globally in a fast-paced, growth-oriented environment.
Success in this position requires good organizational savvy and good team-building and influencing skills with internal teams and external teams.
This position requires keen negotiating with internal and external teams to develop a win-win situation for the business and customers.
The candidate will also need to exercise good judgment. Strong interpersonal skills are needed to work effectively with all levels within the organization, suppliers, and customers.
The PM is results oriented, and has the ability to influence others, a strong technical understanding of Sensata’s products, a strong understanding of manufacturing processes, and the motivation and ability to independently reach across geographical and cultural boundaries to solve problems.
This role requires someone who is eager to excel in a fast paced environment working on highly complex projects.
Specific Program / Project Manager responsibilities :
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