Associate Project Manager in NW at Apple & Associates

Date Posted: 8/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    NW
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/12/2018

Job Description

The Associate Project Manager is responsible for leading cross functional new product development teams throughout the entire development cycle from concept to manufactured product.
 
The Job duties include: 
  • Manage and maintain product requirements and specifications throughout the product development process, in conjunction with the product management team.
  • Develop product development project plans/schedule though coordination of team activities between departments.
  • Lead product development team meetings and generate task list to ensure projects are delivered on time.
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks.
  • Develop project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensure technical feasibility.
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously while managing schedule and product scope creep. 
  • Lead retrospective meetings throughout the product development process.
  • Steer effort for creation of DVP&Rs and DFMEAs.
  • Assist Design Engineers with obtaining product prototypes by purchasing mechanical and electrical components, PCBAs, etc.
  • Collaborate with Manufacturing Engineers to resolve pilot line issues and document resolution via ECR process.
  • Develop and maintain assembly drawings and BOMs and other documentation for pilot runs.
  • Prepare and distribute documentation and obtain approval for new product development tollgate process.
  • Work with Product Management and PIC to ensure first production material is ordered.
  • Develop solutions for issues that may cause problem or constraints among internal and external customers.
MUST HAVES:
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Electronic or Computer Engineering or relevant field of engineering.
  • Minimum of three to five years’ experience in project management for technical product development.
  • Working knowledge of technology, principles, and general practice associates with engineering.
NICE TO HAVE:
       PMP Certification