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Project Manager in Santa Barbara, CA at Continental

Date Posted: 7/31/2018

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Job Description

The ADAS Project Management group is leading all activities for development of a new type of LIDAR sensor for use in an Automotive application. We are currently developing and industrializing this new technology for application in autonomously driving vehicles.

The Senior Project Manager leads and manages a high value project within the specified time, budget and quality framework to the satisfaction of the customer, ensuring economic success for the company and profitability of the product over lifetime. They will coordinates the work of (Discipline) Project Managers or Technical Project Managers.

The Senior Project Manager's role is the role of an entrepreneur within his organization. They are responsible for HFL projects, Project R&D budget, Global R&D workforce in Europe, Asia, and North America with a manufacturing site in Europe.

Education / Certification:
• Required: Bachelors degree
• Preferred: Master in engineering or financial

Professional Experience:
• Required: 3 years experience in automotive or consumer electronics industry in a variety of functions
• Preferred: 6 years

Project and/or process experience:
• 2­4 years as project manager or 2­4 years leadership experience in the area of Project Management or Technical Project Leader

Leadership Experience:
• Experienced in the role of project leadership/functional leadership of a team with the minimum size of 6 employees from different disciplines, preferably over a period of minimum 4 years

Intercultural / International Experience:
• Has worked in international teams for at least 2 years