Engineering Project Manager


• Ensures the product design and product industrialization including associated tools (moulds, checking fixtures, validation equipment, etc.) within the QCT requirements (non-event launches, robust manufacturing)
• Ensures cross functional management of the extended team
• Ensures lessons learned
• Budget hours, CNQ (Cost of Non Quality)


Product design & validation:
• Can be involved in upstream phases of the project (expertise phase, acquisition phase)
• Analyses customer needs and draw-up Client Specifications
• Defines the concepts of the product design to meet customers specifications and GD&T and ensure that the Client standard conception rules are respected
• Ensures that the design for manufacturing (assembly, paint, plant & packaging) are fulfilled
• Is the main technical contact with the customer during the design & tuning phases
• Is responsible for providing functional specifications for baby parts
• Manages and perform risk analysis (DFMEA + Design reviews)
• Manages specifications, manufacturing and validation of the means (injection tools, checking fixtures, test jigs, End Of Arm Tooling)
• Manages product validation (functional, geometry and cosmetic quality)
• Manages product tuning (mold tuning, checking fixture tuning)
Project Management:
• Defines initial Statement of Work of product engineering perimeter including extended team, regarding project perimeter, development budget
• Defines and set up the engineering project planning
• Manages the engineering project reviews, consolidates actions and provides reporting and action plans
• Participates to QUAD (product & process feasibility milestones) reviews
• Tracks perimeter changes and reports to the Program Manager
• Proposes adjustments and modifications linked to perimeter evolution during project life time
• Participates in Launch Readiness process
Budget management:
• Determines the project provisional budget (hours and cost)
• Allocates the budget to his extended team & guarantees resource availability with the manager
• Determines internal and external perimeter regarding SOW
• Tracks perimeter changes due to customer or internal ones and reports to the Program Manager. Proposes adjustments and modifications linked to perimeter evolution during project life time,
• Insures the follow up of project budget and releases warnings to PM and métiers managers in case of gaps.
• Contributes to investment optimization through part design
• Participates to capitalization and to productivity actions
• At the end of the project, participates to the closure of project and gives feedback regarding best practices and difficulties


Engineering Background and 5+ years experience in a leadership role.

Bachelors Degree in Engineering or related field preferred.


Application deadline :
Contact : Tara DeGraffenreidt
Region : United States - South Carolina - Anderson