Sr Project Engineering Manager

Sr Project Engineering Manager

SWISSto12

Lausanne, Switzerland

We are looking for a Sr Project Engineering Manager to join our EW/SIGINT and SATCOM team.

In this role, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Lead all phases of the assigned project- from initiation through delivery to the customer;
  • Hold accountability for program success on key parameters: customer satisfaction, technical performance compliance, on time delivery, on quality delivery, program financial performance;
  • Work in close cooperation with the customer to ensure contractual compliance and a shared understanding of the program execution;
  • Act as a customer point of contact for program activities, including feedback, interactions, and improvements;
  • Define with the project team the product development plan, prioritize the activities in order to ensure the most valuable and proper functionality of the product deliverable;
  • Lead the partners and major suppliers including reviews and deliverables;
  • Maintain & track the program’s requirements and the change order process;
  • Apply state-of-the art project management and engineering processes throughout design, manufacturing, assembly, integration and testing;
  • Perform risk and opportunity management and provide leadership and direction to the continual risk management process;
  • Be responsible for the program documentation and commissioning processes;
  • Travel as needed;
  • Occasionally, you will be asked to participate in overall tasks and services inherent to a dynamic fast-growing company.

Required experience and competencies:

  • Extensive experience as a project manager or system engineer in a high-tech hardware product industry, ideally for 7 years or more;
  • Engineering degree in a technically pertinent domain: electrical or aerospace engineering or physics or mechanical;
  • Curious and creative in approaching cutting edge products in the defense, aeronautics and space industries;
  • Excellent customer focus with experience managing customers and supplier interfaces;
  • Demonstrated ability to work with a team on resolving complex technical problems and complex management activities;
  • Excellent communication skills and ease at working across different cultures and different levels of an organization;
  • Proven ability to write clear technical, quality and management documents;
  • Language: Fluent English is a prerequisite, skills in French are a plus.

Would be a strong plus:

  • Experience in aerospace and defence complex system design;
  • A system engineering background;
  • A background in RF technologies communication systems;
  • A good knowledge of precision mechanical production and material engineering.

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