RDD Project Manager

Competitive

Senai,Johor

Description

  • Own the project risk and manage risk to project delivery through improved rigour and quality of project management


Market Overview

In 2000, Dyson moved production from Malmesbury to Malaysia to be closer to our supply chains and open up international growth. The small team of 10 has now grown to almost 1,200 – forming Dyson’s second biggest global hub. Located in the exhilarating industrial heart of Johor, it’s also home to RDD, IT, operations,  finance, creative and HR.

The RDD facility is central to our plans to launch 100 new machines in the next four years. To meet these ambitions, we recently expanded the site to 30,000m², with 50 advanced technology labs and 700 new engineers. In the Dyson world, there’s no more exciting place to be.

Function Overview

Neodymium magnets. Aerospace-grade carbon fibre. PEEK high strength plastic. Just a few of the materials procured to build just one of our machines – the Dyson digital motor V2. But when you design unconventional machines, you need unconventional materials. The Procurement department works directly with RDD on Dyson’s most secret projects. Sourcing high quality materials, and finished components with demanding specifications, means tracking down niche suppliers. It requires tenacity, speed and efficiency to meet project milestones. In essence, we need to be as inventive as Dyson engineers.

Accountabilities


  • Liberate Design Resource to focus their time developing the product
  • Provide full visibility of project status to all interested parties across the organisation

  • Ensure all relevant teams and business domains are included in the product development and launch

  • Inject consistency of approach in the way our projects are planned and managed

  • Ensure transition and smooth project transfer to SEA

Skills

  • Candidate must at least possess Bachelor Degree in Engineering / Project Management
  • 7 years hands on role / experience managing project in R&D project environment)
  • Good understanding in Project Management processes and knowledge areas
  • Excellence communication skills with good command and writing skills.
  • Risk Management
  • Stakeholder Management – within project
  • Provide key leadership to across team member
  • Strong level of commitment to project management plan and deliverables
  • Credible; ability to demonstrate a good level of understanding of engineering processes in order to work with design teams throughout the project development cycle




Benefits Overview

Dyson Malaysia monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries, bonuses and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy generous leave, a transport allowance and medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are just the start of a Dyson career. Rapid 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.

Posted: 16-Mar-2017

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