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R&D Project Manager

We are currently seeking a dynamic candidate to fill the role of R&D Project Manager. The chosen incumbent will ensure successful planning, execution, monitoring, control and closure of a project. This will be accomplished by monitoring and coordinating the activities of a cross-functional team in order to deliver projects according to plan.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop project plans and budgets.
  • Prepare detailed scheduling, targets, and resource planning for R&D and Engineering Projects.
  • Define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in accordance with management and stakeholders.
  • Ongoing communication, coordination and follow up with engineering/project managers on project progress; tracking and monitoring project milestones and deliverables.
  • Track project deliverables and milestones using project management tools and escalating critical issues to minimize project risk factors.
  • Weekly reporting of project progress, issues, and delays to PMO.
  • Assess the risks and propose mitigation plans.
  • Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path.
  • Define project performance criteria.
  • Monitor cost/schedule performance throughout the project.
  • Develop any business relationships required for the success of the project.
  • Communication and follow up with sub-contractors and vendors to establish cordial/effective working relationship.
  • Meet project milestones from a cost and schedule perspective.
  • Chair review meetings with customers and subcontractors.
  • Establish and maintain program master schedules.
  • Manage scope and recommend adjustments to plan. Negotiate change of scope with customers.

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent (preferably in Engineering)
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in technical Product and/or Project management
  • PMP certification or equivalent experience
  • First-hand knowledge of all aspects of the hardware & software development process;
  • Knowledge of satellite communications is an asset
  • Ability to coordinate and communicate with cross-functional teams on multi-disciplinary projects.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills – persuasive, encouraging, motivating and team-oriented.
  • Possesses critical thinking, conforming to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities in a high-pressure environment is crucial;
  • Strong technical skills (asset) with an ability to quickly assimilate new ideas and concepts;
  • Highly proficient with MS Project and MS Office
Job Category: engineering
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Montreal

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