Manager, Engineering, Legato

Sierra Wireless   •  

Richmond, BC

8 - 10 years

Posted 290 days ago

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Company OverviewSierra Wireless (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW) is an IoT pioneer, empowering businesses and industries to transform and thrive in the connected economy. Customers Start with Sierra because we offer a device to cloud solution, comprised of embedded andnetworking solutions seamlessly integrated with our secure cloud and connectivity services. OEMs andenterprises worldwide rely on our expertise in delivering fully integrated solutions to reduce complexity, turn data into intelligence and get their connected products and services to market faster. Sierra Wireless has 1,400 employees globally and operates R&D centers in North America, Europe and Asia. For more information, visitwww.sierrawireless.com.SummaryWe are looking for a Engineering Manager to manage part of the Legato Platform team. You are a member of our world-class engineering team ensuring the Sierra Wireless Platform team success. You will beresponsible for ensuring that projects are completed with high quality and delivered on time and withinbudget.Responsibilities

  • Staff, manage, and professionally grow the team entrusted to you
  • Ensure team performance and personal growth
  • Plan, execute, and finalize projects according to strict deadlines and within budget
  • Define project scope, goals, deliverables, success, criteria in collaboration with stakeholders and oversee quality control throughout the product life cycle
  • Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify project dependencies, critical path, potential crises, and devise contingency plans
  • Create and maintain the complete development schedule of hardware, firmware, mechanics, certification, from product concept to product launch
  • Coordinate product development activities between software, hardware, certification, manufacturing/operations, and product marketing teams
  • Weekly meetings with all disciplines to track progress and provide weekly project reports
  • Ensure development processes and best practices are followed
  • Drive release process of all new product configurations using Arena configuration management system

Required Education,Experience& Competencies

  • A customer and technically oriented leader with the ability to work under pressure in diverse cultural environments, able to solve practical problems, and deal with a variety of situations in a professional and effective manner
  • Degree in one of Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a TechnologyDiploma with relevant industry experience
  • 8+ years of working experience in project management in an electronic/embedded software development environment for wireless networking terminal projects
  • 8+ years of experience with all aspects of the product development life cycle
  • 5+ years of management experience in projects involving integration between hardware and software, certification, and manufacturing
  • 5+ years of experience in managing employees both directly and within a matrix environment
  • 5+ years of in project planning, scheduling, monitoring and budgeting
  • Self-starter with excellent verbal and written communication skills

Desired Education,Experience& Competencies

  • PMP certification is an asset
  • Experience with project management using Agile methodology is preferred
  • Experience in cellular wireless, WiFi, GPS, router/gateway products is preferred
  • Knowledge of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) technologies is an asset