Responsible for managing large, complex projects and programs within the engineering function; prioritize projects / programs, set expectations, formally document objectives and project / program plans, initiate and manage project / programs, and report progress regularly
Responsible for managing customer needs and expectations internally to ensure internal initiatives reflect customer business and technical requirements
Develop solutions for achieving the project / program objectives that are aligned with the needs of the engineering function keeping in mind the needs and objectives of HERE
Creates a clear and compelling vision for the future of the project / program
Works with Product Owners and Development Managers to assure requirements are captured and recorded using the appropriate methodology such as Agile or PMI PMP methods depending on the program / project.
Works with Scrum Masters and Agile teams to effectively fulfill product requirements.
Has familiarity with HERE Automotive Product Solutions such as ADAS, SD Map, HD Live Map, and HERE Navigation on Demand.
Reports to HERE Executive Leadership regularly program progress, achievements, risks, mitigations, and requests for program.
Drives Customer interactions including Executive Program Reviews, as well as regular cadence Program Delivery meetings
Able to work with customer to prioritize deliverables against product Development schedules
Leads HERE teams with Quality Team Members through ASPICE assessments, ISO and Customer Audits
Who are you?
Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Management Information Systems preferred
10+ years of successful management and solution delivery of cross-functional projects and programs. Experience within Automotive Industry is a plus.
Expert understanding of lean, agile and PMI PMP development methodologies, values, and procedures
Strong technical aptitude and advanced knowledge of software development methodologies and concepts like IaaS, SaaS and PaaS
Ability to provide project and program management to distributed cross functional teams, manage issues cross-functionally and remotely
Proven ability to interface with all levels in HERE and customers; to manage up, down, and across effectively
Experience managing complex programs across multiple disciplines, including engineering, production, subcontractors, marketing, sales, & distribution, and at varying positions in the value chain
Critical thinker with strong organizational and problem-solving skills
Meticulous attention to detail, with results-oriented focus
Works well independently, with little supervision, as well as with groups
Clear and effective communication skills to keep external and internal stakeholders fully aligned
Understanding of Self-Driving vehicle concepts and industry standards
HERE is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.