We are working with a US manufacturer of highly specialized products and components used in the medical, security, and research industries. We have been asked to identify Project Manager candidates for the Engineering department of this confidential client. This is a great opportunity for early career Project Managers or seasoned Project Leads who have been functioning in a Project Management capacity. Known for its technology and innovation, this company has emerged as the world-leader of its proprietary technology. Located in the greater North Pittsburgh area, this company offers a highly dynamic environment and culture, as well as, a nice benefits package.
Supporting the existing Project Manager, the new Project Manager will manage medium to large scale product development projects. This role requires an extremely strong technical and engineering background. All applicants must have a Mechanical or Electrical engineering degree. The ideal candidate will have established project management experience, product design, development, and launch experience, and the love of working in a fast-paced and collaborative environment.
BS in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering required; IT or Computer Science will not be pursued.
A minimum of 5-7 years of manufacturing experience.
Proven experience in new product design, development, and launch of technology-based design projects.
Proven experience in leading and/or managing medium to large size, custom engineering projects; Government contract work highly desired.
Proficient in Microsoft Project.
Willingness to travel domestically or internationally as needed is required.
Must be able to pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen.