This opening is for a job share opportunity. The candidate will work every Thursday and Friday with alternating Wednesdays. They will be teamed up with an existing job share partner already in the group. The existing job share individual works Mondays and Tuesdays with alternating Wednesdays.
Job share partnership requires detailed note keeping and communication between each other, which may necessitate support on days off or evenings. Job share partners must learn to work as one individual as the responsibilities and expectations will be shared.
The Product Development Program Timing Specialist will partner with the vehicle teams to support the development of vehicle program timing by:
•Leading the development of program timing based on the critical path timing of key functional activities, component development, and vehicle test requirements
•Conducting studies, comparisons, and alternatives for programs based on program-defined constraints while providing clear data to assist in management decision making
•Providing look-ahead reports at weekly Program Team Meetings (PMTs) and VP level meetings while assessing risks to program milestones
•Tracking tooling and testing status as the vehicle team point contact for Part Development Process (PDP), which also includes training engineers in PDP and reporting PDP data status weekly
•Publishing monthly timing reports for corporate distribution and biweekly senior management reports to VPs and Directors
•Leading meetings and discussions with Product Design, ACE, and BICEER teams to establish timing requirements for development activities
•Leading meetings and discussions with ME, Product Planning, Marketing, and Volume Planning to establish launch cadence and timing for multiple vehicle launches and pilot builds within an assembly plant
•Five years of relevant work experience
•Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
•Experience in the automotive industry including experience with engineering and/or the vehicle development process
•Strong leadership and customer service skills
•Ability to lead and facilitate team meetings
•Excellent MS PowerPoint skills — to execute executive level presentations, including charts
•Knowledge of G Suite applications
•Strong written and verbal presentation skills, including the ability to present data to multiple management levels
•Understanding of the Part Development Process (PDP)
•Understanding of EBOM
•Understanding of the vehicle development process
•Knowledge of the Global Vehicle Development (GVD) Process
Our benefits reflects the FCA commitment to helping you reach your personal and professional goals. In addition to an environment that promotes career development, we offer benefits for a healthy lifestyle and a rewarding future, designed to take care of you and your family, in various stages of life.
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