Program Manager Job Opening at Starkey Hearing Technologies in Eden Prairie, MN


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Position:Program Manager
Company:Starkey Hearing Technologies
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Job Location(s): Eden Prairie, MN
Start Date:As soon as possible
 
Employment Term: Regular
Employment Type:Full Time
Starting Salary Range:
 
Required Education: Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience: Open
Required Security Clearance: None
Related Categories:Engineering - General, IT - Software Development, Project Management

Position Description

Client NameStarkey Hearing Technologies
TitleProgram Manager
Job Posting

The Program Manager is responsible for managing multiple programs (portfolio) that are defined per short-term product roadmap. The Program Manager will work closely with program sponsors, project managers and program teams composed of cross-functional membership from Firmware Engineering, Hardware Development, Product Management, Research, IT, Software Engineering, Operations, Sales and Marketing and other departments to deliver the target functionality on time and on budget. The Program manager will create, manage, and execute detailed program schedules in a Microsoft Enterprise Project Management (EPM)/SharePoint environment. This is a high visibility role with regular executive management interaction. The Program manager will possess and demonstrate strategic thinking for reducing program risks and maximizing program benefits. While this position interacts with project managers on daily basis, coaching and mentoring project managers is not part of roles and responsibility of this position. Also, while this position works closely with cross functional groups, this individual is not expected or required to serve as a technical lead.
Requirements

Education:
4 year degree in Engineering, Project Management, or other relevant f
Experience:
5 years of project management experience (managing complex projects) in an engineering and new product development environment
* Fundamental understanding of basic electronics and software/firmware programming
Knowledge
* Proficient with MS Project and MS Office applications
Skills & Abilities
* Detail, data, and process driven
* Ability to anticipate roadblocks, diagnose problems, and generate effective solutions
* Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with diverse groups
* Strong negotiation, conflict resolution, and interpersonal skills
* Strong analytical and problem solving skills
* Strong organizational and time management skills
* Excellent oral, written, and presentation communication skills
* Experience in development of technology hardware products, software, and systems
Desirable Skills, Abilities & Experience
* PMI certification
* Experience with hearing aids
* Experience with MS Project Server and MS SharePoint
*LI-CR1
Posting Number13098
Job TypeRegular - Full Time
LocationMINNESOTA
CountryUnited States [US]
State/ProvinceMinnesota [MN]
CityEden Prairie
Street Address6425 Flying Cloud Drive
Zip55344
Transforming the hearing care industry
Starkey Hearing Technologies is a recognized world leader in high quality audio technology. We serve our customers by providing a broad range of hearing devices that meet a variety of hearing needs. Through unsurpassed customer service practices, we strive to bring a human touch to hearing healthcare. Starkey Hearing Technologies' family of companies includes Audibel, Micro-Tech, NuEar, and Starkey. Starkey Hearing Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Benefits of employment
We offer our full time associates a full benefits package that includes a generous Paid-Time-Off (PTO) plan, Profit Sharing, 401(k), Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), Health and Life Insurance, Short and Long Term Disability and Flexible Spending. What's more, we're committed to helping our associates attain their full potential through in-house and on-the-job training, and tuition reimbursement.
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