Project Manager (Job Code: 1001)

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.

Position: Project Manager (Job Code: 1001)


Responsible for overseeing a core of team members to ensure a successful project by adhering to corporate processes; serve as the main customer point-of-contact, and oversee the analysis of a customer’s product requests and technical specifications to ensure optimal quality according to corporate manufacturing process, and establish a timelines; collaborate with other departments to identify potential effects manufacturing projects can have on the company’s bottom line before committing to the project; oversee the development and implementation of technical solutions and feasible engineering modifications to increase profitability; oversee the development of project targets in the dimensions of time, cost, quality and maturity; oversee the planning, tracking, and achievement of commercial targets by adhering to proprietary engineering methods and tools; support the achievement of deliverables and the active identification of quality claims as a result of engineering changes; lead the identification of relevant engineering and production risks, as well as the potential internal and external impacts which can occur during the project lifetime; utilize Project Management, SAP, MS-Office Package, Hardware, Microcontrollers, CAN, PWM, C Software, Mechanical Design, SMT lines, EOL/ICT and DVP&R to perform duties; manage the customer interface and communication for Tier 1, and serve as the first line of defense for customer escalation to solve technical question; oversee the coordination of the global customer project landscape, and be accountable for P2R targets of single application projects; oversee the identification of new business opportunities with Tier 1 customers, as well their technology trends; manage several areas of project development including Integration, Scope, Schedule, Cost, Quality, Resources, Communication, Risk, Procurement and Stakeholders.  


Location: 15951 Technology Drive, Northville Township, MI 48168


Salary: $102,336 per year;


Minimum Qualifications

Education: Bachelors – Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Systems Engineering, or in a related field of study (will accept equivalent foreign degree);


Training:  None.


Experience: Three (3) years in the position above, as an Electronics Application Engineer, as a Applications Engineering Manager, or in a related occupation;


Other Requirements: Must have three (3) years experience with all of the following: Project Management, SAP, MS-Office Package, Hardware, Microcontrollers, CAN, PWM, C Software, Mechanical Design, SMT lines, EOL/ICT and DVP&R.


Will also accept any suitable combination of education, training, and/or experience.

Employer Contact

Taylor Vance

HR Generalist

Hella Corporate Center USA, Inc.
15951 Technology Drive

Northville Township, MI 48168

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.

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HELLA Electronics Corporation
Ms. Taylor Vance
15951 Technology Drive
48168 Northville Township, Michigan