Teledyne Technologies

  • Project Manager

    Locations UK-Essex-Chelmsford
    Requisition ID
    2018-8322
    Company
    Teledyne e2v
  • Company Overview

    In Our RF Power Division we partner with our customers in a wide variety of markets, all around the world. Over 90% of the world’s radiotherapy machines contain our technology, we bring vehicles and boats to a Safe Stop, protecting people’s lives, we stop boats colliding at sea, our technology detects and deceives radar threats, we control the kicker magnet in CERN’s large hadron collider and much, much more. Do you want to join us and contribute to our future success?

    Position Summary and Responsibilities

    We are looking for a Project Manager with drive and commitment to enhance our project management team, manage strategic R&D and customer funded projects and work with the team to improve management and governance processes and mentor more junior project roles. 

     

    You will hit the ground running on existing projects, delivering product to customers and achieving revenue by management and leadership of a cross functional team of 10+ engineers and technical staff.  The role is highly product based and will also include management of other projects and some bid activity.

     

    In this role you will take responsibility for the following:

    • Managing cross-functional teams of engineers and manufacturing staff to deliver projects on time, to cost and quality.
    • Leading by example, showing your team how to hit targets and mentoring more junior roles.
    • Detailed scheduling of projects in Microsoft Project and publishing into the MS Project Server system.
    • Agreeing appropriate Phase Gate Reviews for Projects and ensuring they are held in a timely manner.
    • Preparing dashboards for each of your Projects and presenting status to the Senior Leadership Team monthly.
    • Ensuring the scope of the project is clearly understood, documented and managed with the customer, external or internal.
    • Contributing to the improvement of the project management processes.
    • Preparing bids.

    Qualifications

    To be successful in this rol you are likely to have the following skills and experience:

    • Extensive experience of managing engineering projects through all or part of the lifecycle from bid to production, with an emphasis on production.
    • Demonstrable experience of energising teams to meet critical timescales and deliver projects.
    • Ability to manage customer expectations and avoid unwanted scope creep.
    • Proficiency in the use and understanding of Project Management / resource tools such as MS Project and MS Project Server or other enterprise project management tool.
    • Good understanding of risk management and how this is used to manage a project.
    • Persuasive and clear communication skills across all levels of the business.
    • Strong problem solving capabilities.
    • Knowledge and qualification in APM Body of Knowledge, PRINCE2, or PMP methodologies.

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