Tapestry Solutions, Inc. Swansea , IL 62226
NOTE: This role is contingent upon contract award
Tapestry Solutions, A Boeing Company, comes with over 30 years of industry experience designing, implementing, training and supporting logistics information systems.
We have over 800 employees worldwide supporting our customers with high-quality, innovative, and cost-effective information technology and Business Intelligence solutions. Tapestry Solutions supports 85 defense, commercial and government customers from over 50 US locations and nine countries including, multiple forward operating bases in Afghanistan.
Title: Project Manager
Location: Swansea, IL
The Project Manager will lead and manage activities for the Enterprise Sensor Integration (ESI) and Mission Management Suite (M2S) programs. This individual will manage custom software development for ESI customers, as well as coordinating RFID hardware installation at various customer locations. This individual will also manage custom software development for the M2S product and its customers, both foreign and domestic.
Develops project or operational plans aligned to department's objectives.
Implements plans to ensure business, technical and customer requirements are achieved.
Assigns authority and responsibilities to employees to execute the plan.
Reviews plan's execution, makes appropriate adjustments and resolves issues.
Monitors appropriate metrics to ensure performance to plan.
Coaches, counsels, mentors and provides developmental opportunities and job assignments to enhance employee performance and expand capabilities.
Provides on-going developmental feedback.
Recognizes contributions of individuals and teams to improve employee satisfaction and retain a skilled and motivated workforce.
Conveys organizational messages to facilitate the accomplishment of workgroup, project or process goals.
Proactively communicates with employees, peers (e.g., fellow first-level managers) and customers.
Keeps others informed by communicating project status, conducting and participating in team meetings, providing presentations and listening to employee concerns and suggestions.
Communicates policies and directives to enhance employee awareness of expectations.
Establishes partnerships and relationships with internal customers, stakeholders, peers and direct reports.
Develops workgroup, project or operational goals, objectives and related metrics to ensure alignment with Company vision/strategy.
Measures progress, making adjustments as needed.
Holds direct reports accountable for achieving goals.
Achieves goals for productivity, quality and customer satisfaction.
Applies in-depth understanding of project budget management principles and practices to develop and administer project budgets.
Ensures work statement is completed on schedule and budget.
Provides technical direction and guidance to others regarding approved processes, tools, technology and skills for own projects or processes.
Ensures workgroup products or processes meet customer, company, quality, industry and regulatory requirements.
Provides approval of workgroup technical approaches, products and processes.
Systematically evaluates proper job classification of employees, sets employee goals and objectives and manages and evaluates performance to plan on a reoccurring basis.
Implements policies, procedures and documents to ensure consistent execution of processes within workgroup in support of Company and regulatory requirements.
Enforces company rules and policies regarding ethical behavior, safety, security, use of company property, time charging, etc.
Identifies opportunities to improve work-related products and processes within own workgroup, project or process.
Engages and empowers employees to make process improvements.
Forecasts resource needs and obtains and manages personnel, facilities, services, equipment and tools to meet project and daily operating requirements.
Acquires, deploys and schedules personnel to meet project and operational objectives.
May review, approve and implement facility, equipment and service plans to maximize productivity and ensure safety, security, environmental and regulatory compliance.
Coordinates with providers to achieve timely delivery of resources.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree and typically 10 or more years' related work experience, a Master's degree and typically 8 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience in the RFID Internet of Things (IoT) industry
Experience using MS Project
Experience managing remote teams
Managing Agile & Waterfall software development teams
Managing domestic and foreign government contracts with ITAR