Description and Requirements

As a Global Senior Project Manager, the incumbent will play a key role in helping projects meet business, schedule and budget objectives.

Market Overview:

Our Singapore story began in 2004 and today we have more than 1000 people working here. At the beginning of 2017 we opened our new, state of the art, Singapore Technology Centre in Science Park I, minutes from Singapore’s technology and start-up community. This new Technology Centre houses some of Dyson’s most advanced facilities including Robotics and Sensors laboratories and Smart Home, Connectivity & Mobile Applications laboratories as well as an Advanced Control Tower with the latest technology to develop its analytics-driven activities.

Not too far away is West Park, our flagship advanced motor manufacturing facility where we develop our autonomous robotic manufacturing capabilities – more than 300 robots assemble our Dyson Digital Motor (DDM) here. It is here that we develop our next generation of motor technology.
                           

Function Overview:

When you invent something, the right technology to support it often doesn’t exist. So we make our own. From advanced systems, components and power supplies to building a digital motor from scratch, Dyson electronics engineers have enabled Dyson ideas to become reality. As our future products rely more on robotics, connectivity, and complex sensing and navigation technologies, our high speed electronics will stand us apart. From designing the hardware to the systems that make Dyson machines as reliable as they are intelligent, our electronics engineers are central to our most pioneering RDD.

Accountabilities:

  • Track programs against its schedule, budget and against objectives, reporting status to management on a regular basis and executive staff on an as needed basis.
  • Proactively manage and mitigate assigned improvement project risks, and maintain risk management, critical path analysis, impact assessment, and risk response plan. Identify all action items requiring completion to successfully meet deadlines and assign follow-up responsibilities.
  • Effectively collaborate, build relationships and influence team members to achieve project objectives.
  • Ensure that the right project is developed to meet or exceed Company's quality standard for the complete electronics program.

  • Provide support for program teams by having up to date dashboards and ensuring demand / allocation of the electronics portfolio are up to date.

  • Take appropriate resolution steps, including changes in work methods, proposing alternate solutions / strategies, and revised project schedules.

  • Drive effective teamwork, communication, collaboration and commitment across multiple engineering & function groups.

  • Meeting arrangement such as project technical review, departmental or functional meeting, resource meeting and other meeting within global department also the assigned chair of the meeting. 

  • Preparing and editing correspondence, reports, meeting minutes and presentations for the meetings assigned. \ Organizing and maintaining files and records within global electronics department.

Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering from a 4-year college or university, or equivalent experience.
  • 3+ years of experience in project management.
  • Solid project management skill with ability to manage multiple complex projects, with changing requirements, limited resources, and fixed deadlines.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills and ability to deal with all levels of staffs, stakeholders, suppliers, and operations team with both technical & non-technical individuals.
  • Strong experience in the use of MS Office Professional (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, Project) and other computer applications.


Preferred:

  • Master’s Degree or advanced professional degree in project management or equivalent.     
  • Cross-functional project management experiences a plus. Must be able to function in a team-oriented environment.
  • PMP is a plus.
  • Working in a professional environment. Knowledge in engineering especially electronics or experience working in electronics RDD environment would be an advantage.

Benefits Overview:

Dyson Singapore monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and bonuses. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy a transport allowance and comprehensive medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are just the start of a Dyson career. Professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fuelling and realising ambition.