Engineering Project Manager

Requisition ID:  37298
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Ventura County (3125)

Simi Valley, CA, United States, 93063

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 11,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.

Job Designation

The Project Manager plans, monitors, and manages the internal and sustaining project(s), from initiation through completion. They engage the integrated project team (IPT) to ensure project delivery is on time and aligned with project requirements and objectives. Applies Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK), practices, and techniques to facilitate the project while controlling cost, performance, and risk.

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Plans, coordinates, implements and finalizes projects according to specifications and deadlines while keeping the project within budget
  • Creates schedules and reviews timeline objectives with the team in order to estimate efforts required to reach objectives, using Microsoft Project
  • Identifies, assess and mitigates risks and opportunities throughout the project lifecycle
  • Monitors project budgets; reviewing all purchase orders and invoices to manage the performance to plan
  • Tracks and reports milestones and provides status reports to requesting department/team
  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance
  • Regular, consistent, and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned

Job Specifications

Education: Post-secondary degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Software Engineering or related field or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations
Years Experience: 5 -7 years of project management in an aerospace and/or manufacturing engineering environment or relevant experience
Skills :

  • Strong background in project management methodology, including Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and cost control accounting
  • Possess a strong technical background to understand and evaluate the technical specifications, requirements, and capabilities associated with the project
  • Must be familiar with DO-178, DO-254, and  ARP4754 engineering development processes. 
  • Ability to adapt and respond to changes in environment and priorities
  • Ability to work independently and interface with cross-functional disciplines; using excellent interpersonal skills to drive tasks to completion
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, and Project). 
  • Self-motivated with problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills


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