G-TECH Services, Inc. Program Manager Supplier Quality in Auburn Hills, Michigan

Responsibilities

  • Ensure transfer of Advanced / Decoupled opportunities to Global vehicle programs. Ensure the correct and efficient information flow and reporting during the advanced systems development phase to all levels of the Product, Manufacturing, Purchasing and Finance teams.

  • Lead the response for Feature Deployment (FST) and Feasibility Brief for vehicle programs (Technology Gate Process).

  • Verify and manage planning time-lines for project development, integrating the information coming from all advanced development functions and communicate program direction and changes.

  • Lead engineering risk assessment, prioritization and execution path for advanced activities with concurrence (Product Planning, Core Units, MR). Ensure cost / investment recovery actions are identified / implemented as necessary for decoupled and advanced development.

  • Ensure accurate status communication for advanced activities in support of long lead programs.

  • Lead Global executive level communication and advanced development strategic forum(s), key issue resolution, approvals and advanced strategy development.

  • Lead and manage Decoupled and Advanced Development process improvement and global harmonization.

Qualifications

  • The Program Manager for Supplier Quality Product Development manages new, mid-cycle and carryover vehicle programs that are manufactured in NAFTA and outside of the NAFTA region.

  • The Program Manager will work directly with Engineering, Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Quality to ensure non-conforming parts are handled properly and follow procedures and guidelines.

  • We are seeking candidates qualified for the Program Manager role who are skilled Engineers and able to develop, present, and explain program status updates to senior leadership, manage multiple individual work teams, work globally, and are recognizes strong communicators.

  • Completed Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (from an ABET Accredited University) with 10 Years Program Management or Vehicle Integration in Supplier Quality, Product Quality, Product Engineering, Manufacturing, including product launch.

  • Must have program management work experience.

  • Demonstrated Operational budget management, portfolio management experience

  • Demonstrated ability to lead cross functional teams and matrix organizations

  • Demonstrated ability to develop and optimize product development process

  • Demonstrated experience in technology assessment (Technology Readiness, Road Mapping)

  • Proficient communication skills and experience presenting to senior Demonstrate skills in cross-cultural awareness, leadership, communication, influence, negotiation, and conflict resolution. Demonstrate ability to build credibility, establish rapport, and maintain communication with customers at multiple levels, including those external to the organization.

  • Proficient in using Microsoft Office Suite software

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree or a Master's in Business Administration

  • Green Belt or Black Belt skills/certification (Red X/Shainin)

  • Quality certification Proven ability to manage multiple projects and tasks

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team

  • Creative problem solving ability and a results orientation Comfortable with complex technical analysis Previous experience as a Supplier Quality and/or Product Design Responsible Lead Engineer.

Travel

  • May be required to drive a company car. Valid driver’s license is required as well as a clean driving record.

  • May be required to travel internationally 10 to Mexico and/or Canada

  • Will be required to travel domestically 20-40%

Overview

G-TECH Services, Inc. is a leading certified recruitment and placement firm that specializes in providing highly skilled staff in technical fields such as engineering, IT, procurement, finance and accounting. We have well-established relationships with some of the most respected companies in the country and know our clients’ job requirements and corporate cultures. Once we understand your experience and career aspirations, we aim to connect you with the right opportunity.

At G-TECH, we embrace a personalized approach to professional staffing, recognizing the important link between employee and employer satisfaction. We work tirelessly to connect qualified job seekers with positions that align with their career goals, skillsets and personalities. Upon placement, we support our employees throughout the duration of their assignments, providing them with a direct point of contact who serves as a dedicated advocate and sounding board. As our employees can attest, this approach is consistently effective in bettering the contract employment experience.

At G-TECH, our mission is simple: we are dedicated to connecting great people with great places to work.

ID 76680

# of Openings 1

Recruiter Stacie Howell

Category Project / Program Management

Recruiter Email showell@gogtech.com

Job Location US-MI-Auburn Hills