Rockwell Automation is an industrial software company which strategy is to bring the connected enterprise to life. 70% of sales include software. Collecting production data in real time is the core functionality of the Manufacturing Execution System (MES) and, as such, is at the center of the Rockwell Automation key development strategy. To support our fast growth, Rockwell Automation is looking for one Project Manager. The Project Manager coordinates and manages various product development projects through all phases of initiation, engineering, testing, release and subsequent support. He owns the project responsibility for the definition and clear communication of project priorities, delivering project expectations, and identifying and mitigating issue/risk among a cross-functional project team. His role may also, at times, assist in the development of business and marketing strategies. This requires the Project Manager to maintain an understanding of the business practices (finance, portfolio plans, strategy, etc.) and provide input to the engineering organization in regards to technical staff coordination, resource allocation, performance feedback and development planning.
Provide project management of internal and external product development projects with minimal direction. Responsible for planning, resourcing, scheduling, cost forecasting/monitoring and reporting on all aspects of assigned projects. Facilitates technical coordination across multiple functional areas.
Develops project implementation schedules-facilitates work breakdown structures. Identifies, manages and mitigates project risks. Uses in depth and advanced project management techniques and established standards to ensure project deliverables are met.
Have a good understanding of industry specific applications, engineering principles and how to apply them. Expertise in at least one of the following industries is a must: Life Sciences, Dairy, Food and Beverage, Consumer Goods.
Project management / leadership role. Proven ability to lead multiple teams, partner with management to resolve conflicts and lead indirect resources. Effectively communicates and facilitates presentations (internally and externally).
Internal Number: 2625159
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