Location: Flexible location, Raleigh ideal (home office ok). Relocation support available.
Project Manager Manages the development and implementation process of Manufacturing Execution System (MES) projects for end-user client customers. Plans and directs the project schedule.
Manages the project budget and costs. Monitors the project from initiation through delivery. Organizes the activities ensuring completion of the project on schedule and within budget constraints. This position has overall responsibility for the project success.
The Project Manager applies broad knowledge related to managing development and implementation of MES projects and related application development environments. This role requires a working knowledge of software development, client/server applications, relational databases, software testing, and start-up/support. Projects are based on the implementation of Rockwell Automation Factory Talk Production Center Software (FTPC).
Diverse assignments can be expected, including projects ranging from US$100K to US$10MM in total value. Larger projects may require the management of tasks for an integrated team of 5-15 engineers including subcontracted and remote team members.
Typical Job Responsibilities include:
Direct communication and interactions with customers.
Provides monthly project financial updates to Regional Delivery Manager.
Documents key communications, status, plans, and commitments.
Prepares material/hour effort estimates and supports new proposal efforts.
Identify and execute change orders when required.
Understands, follows, and lead at implementing Standards of Business Conduct policy.
Conducts tasks in accordance with applicable health, safety, quality and environmental regulations (state/federal laws, ISO 9001, ISO 14000, etc.) as well as RA policies and procedures.
Punctually communicates project progress, budgets, task disposition, etc to Management and customer.
Distributes project communications to team, customer, and stakeholders.
Supports an environment conducive to effective cross-team interaction and self-initiates applicable information sharing #techjob #LI-JC1
Bachelors Degree in Engineering or Science or technical related discipline.
Typically requires 2+ years of experience in project management for systems, software, or process automation.
Experience developing and maintaining project financial forecast.
Direct customer contact experience while leading a project.
Willing and able to travel and work at customer sites. Travel can vary on assignment from 0% to 100% but typically averages 25%.
Legal authorization to work in the US is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.
Preferred Qualifications (a plus, not required!)
Experience developing and maintaining Project Plans and Work Breakdown Structures.
Understand and complies with policies relating to Standards of Business Conduct.
Project Management Professional (PMP).
Knowledge of common software development practices include Agile methodology.
Experience working with remote development teams.
Experience of web based applications and environments.
Experience with Microsoft Project and Project Server.
Manufacturing Execution System (MES) experience.
Experience with Factory Talk Production Center (FTPC)
Discreet Manufacturing experience.
Consumer Product Goods experience.
Food and Beverage experience.
Metals and Fabrication experience.
Available and willing to work flexible hours to meet project commitments
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