• Full Time
  • Windsor

Altair Engineering

Transforming the Future with Convergence of Simulation and Data Powertrain Project Manager Job Summary: Our client in Windsor, ON is looking for a Powertrain Project Manager. This is a contract position. What You Will Do: Be responsible for the component and system execution of electrified powertrain applications. Lead a cross functional team and guarantees all deliverables and targets identified in the approved initiative over the product development lifecycle (timing, cost, performance, quality, etc.), and is a critical point contact for product team members for the given scope of work. Responsibilities will be: Manages all aspects of the assigned program to assure cost, timing, quality, and performance achievement. Coordinates cross functional Family team involved in program targets achievement. Responsible to ensures program budget achievement identifying all possible efficiencies vs. approved business case. Ensures procedures, best practices, and methodologies application according to required standards and leads program documentation creation monitoring and updating in line with Global Powertrain (Propulsion Systems) Development Process. Responsible to ensure product readiness to support approved launches while defining appropriate timing milestones for the given project and leading the change review meetings. Reports programs status, risk management and issue resolution Identifies program requirements and assembles cross-functional department information/data to take decisions in the appropriate forum to meet program objectives. Co-leads proactive Risk Management tasks with QM and Platform team (i.e. LUR), tracks/leads risk status update. Supports the technical reviews/evaluations in respect to program targets/milestones Supports Global Purchasing and Global Manufacturing strategies. Leads the responses to investigate/action bulletins related to product/process changes. Coordination and implementation of Value Optimization and Quality improvement activities. Manages Product lifecycle, including support of Supply Chain and Logistics issues to guarantee production continuity. Basics: Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, Applied Physics, or equivalent from an ABET accredited university. Minimum three years of program management or engineering experience. Understanding of phased gated launch processes for product development. Must have excellent communication and presentation skills as well as experience with basic PC software (e.g. Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project). Strong cross functional team management skills along with superior written and oral skills. Candidate must be highly motivated, self-directed, and have the ability to manage multiple complex assignments simultaneously. Preferred: Master of Science in Applied Physics, Mechanical, Electrical, Aerospace, Industrial, or Computer Engineering, or related Engineering field from an ABET accredited university. Program management or engineering experience at Automotive OEM or Tier 1. Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate to and prepare presentations for Director/VP level leadership. How You Will Be Successful: Envision the Future Communicate Honestly and Broadly Seek Technology and Business “First” Embrace Diversity and Take Risks What We Offer: Competitive Salary Comprehensive Benefit Package 401(k) with matching contributions Paid Time Off Employee Discounts Free training on all Altair products Why Work with Us: Altair is a global technology company providing software and cloud solutions in the areas of data analytics, product development, and high-performance computing (HPC). Altair enables organizations in nearly every industry to compete more effectively in a connected world, while creating a more sustainable future. With more than 3,000 engineers, scientists, and creative thinkers in 25 countries, we help solve our customer’s toughest challenges and deliver unparalleled service, helping the innovators innovate, drive better decisions, and turn today’s problems into tomorrow’s opportunities. Our vision is to transform customer decision making with data analytics, simulation, and high-performance computing. For more than 30 years, we have been helping our customers integrate electronics and controls with mechanical design to expand product value, develop AI, simulation and data-driven digital twins to drive better decisions, and deliver advanced HPC and cloud solutions to support unlimited idea exploration. To learn more, please visit altair.com Ready to go? #ONLYFORWARD At our core we are explorers; adventures; pioneers. We are the brains behind some of the world’s most revolutionary innovations and are not only comfortable in new and unchartered waters, we dive headfirst. We are the original trailblazers that make the impossible possible, discovering new solutions to our customer’s toughest challenges. Altair is an equal opportunity employer. Our backgrounds are diverse, and every member of our global team is critical to our success. Altair’s history demonstrations a belief that empowering each individual authentic voice reinforces a culture that thrives because of the uniqueness among our team.

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