Group Leader - Integration Specialists -1 in Montreal, QC

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

CAE Inc   •  

Montreal, QC H1A 0A1

Industry: Transportation

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 54 days ago

Role and Responsibilities

We are seeking an individual who thrives in a dynamic environment, with experience in Software or Systems Engineering. Our ideal candidate contributes to the growth and future potential of the PDS organization. He or she is resourceful, multi-talented and innovative, to help us enhance our organizational capabilities and efficiency.

You are the ideal candidate for this position if you have experience in Software or Systems Engineering and a passion for management. You value innovative ideas and proactively implement them. Health/safety and quality are also important values to you.

Your challenge

We are seeking a manager who is known for his or her interpersonal skills, maturity, and ability to influence others. Adept with technology and taking pride in a job well done, the candidate will be involved in improving operational processes by finding simple and practical solutions. Among other things, the candidate will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Supervise, coach and motivate a team of Integration and Systems specialists;
  • Supervise, organize and oversee team activities;
  • Plan labour needs on a daily basis
  • Act as a change leader and as a coach to employees by encouraging positive attitudes;
  • Foster an engaged work environment where training, communication and teamwork play a primary role;
  • Participate in special projects and lead continuous improvement committees;
  • Lead project execution through an Agile approach
  • Oversee the team scrum meetings and propose continuous improvement initiatives
  • Define assignments and workload for the department's team and establish priorities;
  • Prepare the department's budget and review the content of proposals;
  • Monitor work costs, status and quality and come up with appropriate solutions to problems;
  • Develop standards and procedures to be used as guidelines in the future;
  • Ensure compliance with occupational health and safety regulations and standards;
  • Set objectives and evaluate performance;
  • Allocate the resources and funds required for proposed tasks and activities;

Your profile

  • University degree with 8 years' experience, or an equivalent combination of related training and experience;
  • Proven ability to lead and coordinate a group of employees;
  • Knowledge of the lifecycle around simulator updates from project kick-off to RFT;
  • Bilingualism (French and English) required;
  • The candidate must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • He or she must be able to communicate the status of projects during management governance.

Your strengths

  • Organizational skills to keep track of a high volume of projects;
  • Ability to communicate with various hierarchical levels in the business unit and with our clients;
  • Flexibility and Responsiveness to adapt to a constantly changing environment with tight schedules
  • Coaching skills;
  • Ability to stimulate performance;
  • Team player;
  • Primary change officer.


We look for candidates who enjoy working in a dynamic work environment. They are focused on continuous improvement and are proven leaders who have excellent interpersonal skills. The chosen candidate will be working in an innovative Activity-Based workspace providing many different types of both collaborative and individual work areas. This is an open-space, environment without fixed assigned seating place or office.

Valid Through: 2019-9-16