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Project Manager - Engineering

FLIR Systems
Goleta, CA 93117
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At FLIR, we have a simple but ambitious mission: to develop market-leading thermal and sensing technologies which enhance everyday life. From saving energy, to saving lives FLIR is making a real difference in our world.

Our products are used in a wide array of situations to rescue people in danger, detect criminals, conserve energy, navigate safely, provide security around the globe, and protect our environment.

We are looking for individuals who thrive on making an impact and want the excitement of being on a team that wins.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Provides leadership for the development activities of engineering projects.

Detailed Description:

  • Plans and manages engineering projects for quality development of infrared cameras, components, and accessory products
  • Manages project milestones, budget performance, deliverables and quality, and reports project status using department process, tools and metrics
  • Maintains an active risk tracking and mitigation plan for all aspects a project including schedule delays, technical issues, supplier problems. Works actively with development teams to reduce project risks.
  • Provides leadership and direction to the engineering staff on the development according to the released Design Control Process
  • Interacts with Product managers to clearly define and control project requirements and changes to the established baseline
  • Coordinates with internal organization and company leadership to achieve development objectives and product manufacturing goals.
  • Assists with developing and reviewing project estimations for all projects, including resource allocation, priorities, schedules and forecasts.
  • Assists in the establishment of the department budget
  • Provides feedback into the Engineering processes so they are constantly improved


  • Bachelors degree in a technical or business discipline
  • 5 years project/program management experience, managing and leading highly skilled technical teams
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with high attention to detail
  • Drives deadlines in dynamic and fast moving environments
  • Team player with exceptional interpersonal skills at all organizational levels
  • Self-directed, has initiative and is a great multi-tasker
  • Proven commitment to quality and continuous improvement
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office products including; Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Experience with Lean Development desirable.
  • Applicants must be either a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, legal permanent resident, asylee, refugee or must be eligible to apply for and obtain the appropriate export control license from the U.S. Departments of State or Commerce.


Formal project management training or other similar training (e.g. MBA)


FLIR and all of our employees are committed to conducting business with the highest ethical standards. We require all employees to comply with all applicable laws, regulations, rules and regulatory orders. Our reputation for honesty, integrity and high ethics is as important to us as our reputation for making innovative sensing solutions.

FLIR is an equal opportunity employer.

Posted: 2019-10-10 Expires: 2019-11-08
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