We are seeking a talented and self-motivated Technical Project Manager to join our product development team. This person will report to the Director of Engineering and be responsible for managing a variety of projects across Desktop Metal’s prototyping product line. The Project Manager will work closely with the engineering managers through all phases of the product life cycle. They will develop project schedules, identify and track risks, maintain cost and accurately report status of projects related to Desktop Metal’s cutting-edge additive prototyping products.
The Technical Project Manager will be responsible for:
Developing detailed engineering requirements to meet specific project deliverables.
Developing comprehensive project plans that merge project requirements with company goals.
Coordinating with various managers and technical personnel during all project phases, from initial development through implementation.
Holding regular technical team meetings to determine progress and address any questions or challenges regarding projects.
Monitoring project progress continuously and make detailed scheduled reports on measurable items, such as milestones and deliverables.
Assessing project risks and developing risk mitigation strategies.
Informing management of project progress and risks.
Adjusting plans based on progress and realized risk.
Helping plan and balance team resources and equipment.
Presenting plans to technical and management teams.
Coordinating both internal and external test resources.
Traveling <10% of the time.
Experience in fast-paced technology development environments.
Proven ability to transition technologies from R&D to production.
Experience in product development and project management roles.
Excellent time management and organizational skills and experience establishing guidelines in these areas for others.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Strong sense of personal accountability.
Experience working in a high-level collaborative environment and promoting a teamwork mentality.