Engineering Project Manager in Woburn, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 1/17/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Woburn, MA
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    (781) 496-4360

Job Description

Engineering Project Manager

  • Project planning (budget, resources, WBS, schedule) and execution – meeting deliverables on time within budget
  • Scope definition and creep control
  • Develop high-level dashboard that conveys the status, open issues/actions, risk level (etc.) of all significant Engineering projects and provide routine updates
  • Generate project Gantt Charts for the more significant projects that clearly show milestones, task dependencies, and critical path
  • Implement best PM practices and harmonize Engineering projects, regardless of who drives them
  • Chair cross-functional project meetings as appropriate to review status, task assignments, and ensure all stakeholders (across the company) are informed


  • BS in engineering or related field, w/ 5+ years of post-college experience, or MS w/ 3+ years of experience, including 2 years (minimum) as a technical Project Manager – planning and executing integrated HW/SW development projects and driving cross-functional teams
  • PMBOK familiarity / PMP certification preferred
  • Working knowledge of ISO9001:2015 compliant phased (stage gate) development processes
  • Familiarity with ISO 13485 and Med Device development & certification desired
  • Comprehensive understanding of mechanical, electrical, software, and firmware development and systems integration & engineering – highly desired
  • Familiarity with CE/UL/CSA/EU Regulatory Requirements and processes desired
  • Familiar w/ structured problem solving methods, such as A3, Fishbone, Six-Step, etc..
  • Experience with Jira
  • Working knowledge of PERT charts, Monte Carlo Simulation/Analysis, FMEA, DOE, DFM
  • Familiarity with Scrum and Kanban development methodologies
  • Basic understanding of tooled plastic part fabrication processes
  • Experience developing complex electro-mechanical devices

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.