Project Manager V

Location Northville, USA

Pacesetting. Passionate. Together. Since 1899, HELLA, one of the leading automotive suppliers worldwide, has shaped the industry with innovative lighting systems and vehicle electronics. In addition, the company is one of the most important partners of the aftermarket and independent workshops. What motivates us: Shaping the mobility of tomorrow and fostering the central market trends such as autonomous driving, efficiency and electrification, connectivity and digitization as well as individualization. Every day, 39,000 employees worldwide are committed to this with passion, know-how and innovative strength.

An entrepreneur who utilizes the Hella environment to empower a team to achieve ambitious project targets while aiming for customer satisfaction


  • “Owning” the project by showing commitment to running a successful project and understanding to be
  • Fully responsible for the success of the project. Ensuring that the project’s core team members share this entrepreneurial mindset
  • Challenging the team and the organization by being vigilant with regards to optimization opportunities in fields of the project
  • Making and driving decisions (incl. balancing and taking risks) by showing the responsibility to fulfill decision-needs in time, through profound balancing of risks and opportunities with relevant on the effects on the project
  • Managing escalations by enforcing the application of valid escalation concepts throughout the project lifetime
  • Presenting project status taking account of a continuous preparation and interpretation of internal and external information; monitoring, reporting and forecasting the current status of the project’s main targets in the dimensions of “Time”, “Cost” and “Quality / Maturity”; integrating the project team’s status reportsand assessments
  • Fostering alignment between team members (e.g. application of the same methods across all domains).
  • Define which valid communication strategies are to be applied by the entire project team members ensure application by team members
  • Manage the customer interface and communication for one Tier 1 (1 to 1 interface to technical lead e-actuators at Tier 1)
  • Act as first line of defense for customer escalation and solve technical questions
  • Be accountable for P2R targets of single application projects
  • Coordinate global customer project landscape and solve customer topics
  • Understand customer requirements and trends in depth
  • Identify new business opportunities with Tier 1
  • Identify new technology trends with Tier 1
  • Be accountable for implementation of DtC-Efforts




  • Qualification certificate for college or higher education
  • More than 5 years up to 7 years


Take the opportunity to reveal your potential within a global, family-run company that offers you the best possible conditions for progressing in your career.

Please send us your application through our careers portal, citing reference number 90006949.

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HELLA Electronics Corporation
Mr. Dwayne Harris
15951 Technology Drive
48168 Northville Township, Michigan