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 Powertrain, LLC. in Plymouth, Michigan as

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Program Manager (Intermediate Level)

  • MAHLE Powertrain - your service provider for the entire powertrain
  • We provide a broad spectrum of skills and capabilities to our global customers. With expert knowledge and a detailed understanding of new technologies, MAHLE Powertrain supports the international automotive industry with optimized powertrain solutions to satisfy our customers’ requirements. Engine, transmission, hybrid, software, operating strategy. From one source.
  • MAHLE Powertrain provides our customers with a unique combination of support capabilities —access to the latest component and subsystem technologies from our parent company MAHLE, research and development of these technologies to create pioneering powertrain solutions, and the experience of taking these advanced drivetrains into production. Whatever your powertrain design or development needs are, MAHLE Powertrain can support you with cost-effective, tailored solutions.
  • Bachelor’s degree is required. Bachelors in engineering is preferred (Mechanical, Automotive, Aerospace, Electrical, Software Engineering) Master’s Degree in engineering or related field is desired.
  • 3-5 years of experience managing multiple programs in various project cycle stages simultaneously
  • A detailed understanding of typical Automotive program Work Breakdown Structures, Task dependencies, Timing and Budgets
  • General understanding of corporate accounting structures and procedures, including budget cycle planning, accounts payable / receivable
  • PMP certification desirable
  • Ability to work as leader of a team, but also must be able to work with minimum supervision and be capable of making decisions using available information and guidelines while at the same time knowing when to ask for help
  • Must be able to work effectively with a variety of people on a daily basis. This will include management, test and powertrain engineers, as well as customers and supplier representatives
  • Ability to effectively and efficiently run internal and external meetings to convey information to the project team, and drive decisions
  • Program management experience in cost, schedule and risk management, with systems integration experience preferred
  • Ability to generate project budget and timing plans to deliver project scope as defined
  • Must be organized and up-to-date on the detail of the programs as assigned
  • Excellent PC skills including: Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project
  • Experience with SAP preferred
  • Intimate knowledge of customer processes and procedures
  • Intimate knowledge of customer expectations
  • Ability to ‘think like the customer’, to see potential weaknesses in capability and adjust
  • Employees must be able to work additional hours and/or additional days during the payroll week which can be in excess of forty (40) hours per payroll week.
  • Domestic/international travel with/without overnight stay may be required.

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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