Senior Project Manager (Product Engineering)

Location Colorado Springs
Published: 16 days ago

Who we want: We are seeking a Project Manager who will support and manage the full software development life cycle associated with Altia’s DeepScreen software projects. Altia DeepScreen is a graphics code generator that converts Altia Design prototype graphics into tight, deployable graphics code. The Project Manager will interface with clients, vendors, developers, and internal leadership, and is responsible for software project deliverables, schedules, and compliance to established processes and coding standards.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage Altia DeepScreen Software Development project activities for multiple projects across all project phases, including initiation, planning, execution, and product release

  • Schedule tasks, milestones, and deliverables

  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget

  • Create, manage, and track project artifacts

  • Work with sales and engineering to develop robust project requirements

  • Identify, prioritize, and manage risks that will impact the quality and delivery of product

  • Communicate and collaborate with internal and external customers

    Work collaboratively with development engineers, technical leads, software test, QA, and engineering management to determine technical direction and approach to product development

  • Coach and train project team members on Altia Software Development processes and best practices

  • Manage escalated customer support issues by assigning resourcing, coordinating dependencies, and monitoring progress to resolution

Required Education, Experience and Competencies:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • B.S. or M.S. in an Engineering Discipline

  • 5+ years experience in leading cross-functional project teams

  • Understanding of the software development life

    cycle

  • Ability to set and adjust priorities to meet deadlines

  • Strong written and verbal communication

    skills

  • Experience with Project Management tools, e.g.,

    JIRA and/or Confluence

  • Strong persuasion and negotiation skills, including conflict resolution skills

  • Self-starter with strong personal work ethic, and a “whatever it takes” attitude

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with Automotive Software Process Improvement Capability determination (ASPICE/ISO 15504) or other Process Improvement methodologies (e.g., CMMI).

  • Familiarity with Functional Safety Requirements (ISO/26262).

  • Experience managing embedded computing projects

  • Project Management Professional Certification

Culture / Environment:  

Altia is currently in a period of strong, consistent growth, and we expect to aggressively accelerate that growth for the next 5 years and beyond. We have an exceptionally talented and highly invested team who is focused on our continued success and maintenance of our noteworthy company culture.

We pride ourselves in our high ethical standards and employee morale. We build based on a foundation of respect. We generously partner within our communities to support economic growth and accessible education for all, knowing that providing avenues toward careers in technology can end the cycle of poverty.

We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect, free of discrimination and harassment, where equal employment opportunity is available to all applicants and teammates. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.