Program Manager Embedded Software

Novi, MI
Oct 12, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Businesses & Consultants
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

The Project Manager will work as part of a global team to manage and lead software projects primarily in the areas of automotive embedded software. The ideal candidate will have 5-7 years of software automotive industry experience with 1-2 years of proven leadership skills. Strong technical knowledge is required to manage technical scope.


• Manage software projects in the area of in-vehicle embedded systems

• Set deadlines, assign responsibilities, and monitor tasks

• Document and summarize project progress

• Prepare reports for upper management regarding project status

• Successfully coordinate with various teams distributed across different time zones

• Ability to lead and direct the work of others

• Meet with customer project stake holders on a regular basis

• Discuss technical issues and solutions with the customer

• Occasionally perform software engineering development tasks

• Technically knowledgeable about project details and engineering completeness

• Support recruiting activities to grow the project team as required

• Support monthly book closing activities related to the project

Required Skills:

• BS/MS degree in CS / CE / EE

• Understand embedded software requirements and embedded software architectures for automotive. Knowledge in C for development of real-time or embedded applications

• Record in technical leadership

• Strong knowledge of software development processes and PM processes

• Outgoing personality and team player capabilities

• Excellent communication (verbal & written) skills

• Ability to work well in a global environment

• Proven experience with customer interaction

• Experience with CMMI and/or SPICE

• Experience with AUTOSAR (nice to have)

Location: Novi MI

Novi, MI


Wed, 11 Oct 2017 07:27:49 PDT