We like it when our employees have goals. What about you? Are you ready to grow with your challenges? MAHLE is a leading international development partner and supplier to the automotive industry as well as a pioneer for the mobility of the future. With our product portfolio we address all the crucial issues relating to the powertrain and air conditioning technology—both for drives with combustion engines and for e-mobility. Today, some 78.000 employees work on innovative products at 170 production locations and 16 major development centers.

Share professional know-how, develop ideas and take on responsibility. At MAHLE Filter Systems North America, Inc. in Troy, Michigan as

Project Manager - Filters & Filtration Systems

Filters & Filtration Systems

  • Plan, obtain approval, control and close project budget. Develop and maintains master timeline.
  • Coordinate the work packages of the involved departments and ensure timely decisions in Core Team and committee meetings (including escalation).
  • Create and update project plan and ensure execution of this plan.
  • Arrange regular work meetings (including quotation and project kick-off) to ensure communication and information exchange within the Core Team.
  • Create transparency in the project and ensure proper reporting.
  • Responsible for project controlling (regarding product function, quality, cost, and timing; including maintenance of open issues list).
  • Create and update the project cost calculation at all Quality Gates (QG) and Milestones (MS).
  • Present to PRC and obtain approval at PDP Quality Gates and Milestones after QGO. Obtain approval of QG and MS (including prior project review).
  • Support sales in obtaining procurement releases from the customer (prototypes, tools, investments)and in invoicing.
  • Review and confirm feasibility regarding function, process, quality and purchased components.
  • Ensure quality gate/ milestone deliverables are met.
  • Ensure engineering requirements are met by conducting regular reviews and maintaining a deviation list.
  • Ensure engineering change management and documentation of all impacts of technical changes on the project (particularly financial impacts).
  • Review and ensure data maintenance in IT-systems. Ensure team members store project documentation in EasyDMS.
  • Ensure full complete tracking for any upfront customer payments (e.g. tooling, prototypes). Maintain and track profitability throughout PDP.
  • Ensure transfer of product responsibility to the plant including conversion plan.
  • Decide on make or buy issues and chose the production location for intercompany parts in co-operation with Production and Purchasing.
  • Conduct active management of project risks and opportunities. Conducts risk assessments throughout project and escalates as necessary.
  • Conduct gap analysis and define mitigation actions.
  • Conduct lessons learned.
  • Ensure clarification of patent and license issues.
  • B.S in Engineering or Engineering related discipline is required. (BSME Preferred)
  • 5+ years of experience in Development Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering in the Automotive industry
  • 2+ years’ experience in project management experience in the automotive industry.
  • Strong team management and organization skills.
  • Ability to handle project with multiple work streams, with proven leadership success over a wide variety of business problems.
  • Generalist background with knowledge of heat exchangers, plastic parts, pumps, oil pans and canisters.
  • Proven leadership and facilitation experience in driving initiatives to successful outcomes.
  • PMP certification a plus

We offer you excellent opportunities for growth and development, tailored specifically for you. We ensure this through regular meetings focused on feedback and a diverse training program. We value outstanding performance. That’s why our goal is to work with you on a long-term basis. We not only encourage you to reach your potential, we also offer performance-based pay and flexible working options for your different stages of life. Go your path – with us.

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Mr. Jordan Taylor is available to answer any questions at

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