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Project Manager (Connected Infotainment) - 35317

  • Location

    Gaydon, Warwickshire

  • Sector:

    Automotive

  • Job disciplines:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £21 - £22.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Rachel Meacham

  • Contact email:

    rachel.meacham@jonlee.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    22

  • Salary low:

    21

  • Job ref:

    BBBH47136

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:

    2018-06-04

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Project Manager (Connected Infotainment) - 35317 - up to £22.50/hr - Vehicle Engineering

The Connected Technologies and Apps department has developed an innovative web application platform comprising an on-vehicle HTML5 framework and off-board server providing content and security. We are looking for a technical project manager to deliver new features from concept through to commercial launch.

The Apps Project Manager - Connected Infotainment, is responsible for all deliverables in regard to the connected Infotainment development and delivery. This is primarily a Project Manager role, but good technical knowledge is required to manage the delivery.

  • Specifically, overall ownership end-to-end of new feature delivery
  • Understanding, managing and tracking the technical challenges and risks
  • Day to day project management ensuring deliveries are on schedule
  • Dependency Management, Risk Mitigation and Defect Management
  • Ensures project documents (e.g. design and unit test specs) are complete, current, and appropriately stored.
  • Rigs Supply management
  • Liaising internally with feature owners to ensure dependencies for Connected Infotainment are available on time

Skills Required:

3 KEY SKILLS

  • Proven project management capability, demonstrable by recent successful delivery.
  • Excellent communications skills, demonstrated ability to communicate at all levels,
  • Experience working in mobile apps or web technology delivery

Experience Required:

  • Hands-on experience managing supplier facing projects
  • Ability to be flexible, follow tight deadlines, independently organize and prioritise work
  • Ability and availability to travel to supplier sites for face to face meetings, interacting with all levels in an organisation including executive management
  • Ability to maintain composure, solve practical problems and successfully manage a variety of changing situations under stress and against tight deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

To apply for this role please contact Rachel Meacham.