B&W Automotive of Mexico is currently seeking a Technical Program Manager to join their team in Puebla, Mexico.B&W Automotive Mexico is an innovative consultancy in engineering development for the automotive industry and related services.
With a multinational team of over 30 specialists, B&W Mexico focuses on customized solutions forInterior and Exterior design.
Thispositions FEV as one of the leading development consultancies in the region.
Duties and Responsibities include but not limited to :
Manage fixed timeline projects within a budget that complies with the project plan and statement of work
Establish project milestones, definition of project tasks, plan execution tasks, identify key dependencies, define, and manage key milestones and deliverables
Ensure that baseline requirements are captured, tracked, and understood
Coordinate multidisciplinary teams to deliver client solutions that achieve measurable business results and customer requirements
Technical understanding of the project tasks
Able to make decisions and compromises based on technical input from engineers
Install proper project management processes and metrics to track and measure project success
Develop control systems and methods to accurately monitor and measure program and progress, identify program risks and develop action plans
Build and manage client relationships at a customer entry and senior role
Interfaces with customers to assess needs, define project scope / plan, and present project results
Proactively participates in business development process (customer presentations, proposals, proactive lead development, etc.)
Reporting to Branch Manager
Degree in Engineering or a technical field required
Additional Business Degree as plus
5 or more years of experience in design development projects (automotive)
3 or more years of related experience in program management, project leadership, preferable in automotive sector
Strong knowledge in specialized design development tool Catia V5
Knowledge of VW Tools as KVS, AVON, Connect, PDM and VW processes as plus
Siemens NX, PTC Creo as plus
Skilled in handling MS-Word, Excel, Project, Outlook
Fluent in English and Spanish, German of advantage
Excellent organization skills with demonstrated ability to execute projects on time and on budget
Ability to work with cross-functional teams as well as coordinate multiple projects
Ability to learn new concepts
Ability to set clear objectives
Effective communication, analytical, judgment, initiative, and execution skills
Extensive experience in client interfacing role is preferred
Rapidly adapt and respond to changes in environment and priorities
Excellent communication, interpersonal, leadership, presentation problem solving, and analytical skills
Self-motivated and responsible and hands on approach
Bachelors Degree in Engineer (Masters Degree preferred)
Program Management training
Supervisory Responsibility :
Provides guidance, leadership, or training to other staff
Directly responsible for supervising professional or technical staff
Directly responsible for supervising supervisory / managerial associates.
Physical Demands :
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
For more information regarding the FEV's B&W Automotive please go to : https : / / www.fev.com / en / who-we-are / locations / mexico / puebla.html