Sr. Technical Program Manager, Automotive - Systems R&D at National Instruments Corporation in Austin, Texas

Posted in General Business 8 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

Why NI?

There are many reasons to consider joining a company. Key among them are the people, the ideas, and the technology. At NI, we believe in the power and potential of connecting the three to create a path to success.

The people : We're looking for curious and creative problem solvers who value diversity and fresh perspectives, are bold and kind, and willing to take chances.

The ideas : What did you want to be when you grew up? Did you want to program robots? Build flying cars? Leave the world better than you found it? At NI, we build on the big ideas of big dreamers to make their visions a reality.

The technology : With our tailored, software-connected approach, we support our customers through all phases of the product development cycle. From 5G and medical innovations to autonomous driving and the future of space travel, we help our customers Engineer Ambitiously every day.

We've long been globally recognized as a top employer. Our compensation and benefits are very competitive, as are our modern workspaces, career development and mobility opportunities, and a culture that fosters belonging and emphasizes community giving. We encourage our teammates to challenge the status quo and collaborate with one another to build innovative solutions.

No matter your career path, we're here for you, for each other, and for the next generation of innovators who think bigger, aim higher, and go faster.

Are you up for the challenge of helping shape humanity for the next 100 years? If so, let's get started, and let's Engineer Ambitiously together.

The Role

The Systems R&D Program Manager will be responsible for delivering systems on a predictable schedule, within budget and with high quality. You will join a highly experienced, growing team, drive and manage the definition, development, and delivery of systems for the Transportation Business Unit. You will be a connector by forging strong relationships with cross functional teams and deliver results in an effective and timely manner. You will also help the team evolve by creating and refining tools and processes.

The right candidate will demonstrate a very solid understanding of technical program management and an outstanding track record of delivering results.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for successful delivery of Transportation Systems R&D programs with a clear plan to deliver on schedule, and optimize cost to stay within budget

  • Utilizing abilities to drive program success through both direct ownership and delegation to team members

  • Develop and execute to Transportation System R&D program road maps

  • Effectively communicate to all program stake holders including, but not limited to, upper management

  • Coordinate cross-functional teams and collaborate with colleagues across the company to drive program success

  • Collaborate to identify and document customer requirements, and provide estimates for costs and schedule

  • Define and drive adoption of Systems R&D development processes and drive processes and tool improvements

  • Understand and utilize internal project management tools and processes related to development and release through various project phases
  • Qualifications

  • 5+ years of Automotive Technical Program Management experience

  • BS degree or higher in electrical engineering, computer science, or related discipline

  • Self-motivated individual possessing excellent communication and time management skills

  • Strong cross-functional collaboration skills and an ability to influence

  • Highly organized with the ability to manage multiple projects / tasks simultaneously and effectively prioritize projects and tasks

  • Experience in complex system development in fast-growing segments like EV, ADAS/AV and Electronics Test preferred

  • Experience working on integrated hardware and software projects preferred

  • PMP certification preferred
  • National Instruments is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, committed to providing a work environment free of discrimination on the basis of sex, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, military status, veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law. Why NI?

    There are many reasons to consider joining a company. Key among them are the people, the ideas, and the technology. At NI, we believe in the power and potential of connecting the three to create a path to success.

    The people : We're looking for curious and creative problem solvers who value diversity and fresh perspectives, are bold and kind, and willing to take chances.

    The ideas : What did you want to be when you grew up? Did you want to program robots? Build flying cars? Leave the world better than you found it? At NI, we build on the big ideas of big dreamers to make their visions a reality.

    The technology : With our tailored, software-connected approach, we support our customers through all phases of the product development cycle. From 5G and medical innovations to autonomous driving and the future of space travel, we help our customers Engineer Ambitiously every day.

    We've long been globally recognized as a top employer. Our compensation and benefits are very competitive, as are our modern workspaces, career development and mobility opportunities, and a culture that fosters belonging and emphasizes community giving. We encourage our teammates to challenge the status quo and collaborate with one another to build innovative solutions.

    No matter your career path, we're here for you, for each other, and for the next generation of innovators who think bigger, aim higher, and go faster.

    Are you up for the challenge of helping shape humanity for the next 100 years? If so, let's get started, and let's Engineer Ambitiously together.

    NI is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, committed to providing a work environment free of discrimination on the basis of sex, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, military status, veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.The NI Transportation Systems R&D team is looking for a highly motivatedTechnical Program Managerwho thrives in a fast-paced highly technical business area within a highly-respected, market-leading company.