Project Manager - USA

San Diego, CA, USA

Full-Time

In Person

Pixels Matter, Inc. designs and develops electronics and platforms ranging from consumer to enterprise and industrial, within the location services and IOT space. We are looking for a Project Manager in our San Diego office to facilitate the development and manufacturing of various projects. Join us to make an immediate impact and gain valuable experience in Project Management!

Position Objective

The Project Manager will be responsible for the coordination of development, testing and manufacturing of various projects – including electronic devices, software, and mobile apps. This in-person role works with engineering and testing teams, along with operations, manufacturing, and executive teams to ensure quality and availability of product for development partners. We are seeking candidates who understand broad technical concepts and display the attributes of a leader with strong communications skills.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Analyze, plan, and develop requirements based on input from client in reference to scheduled projects

  • Manage hardware projects daily; coordinate project/product scheduling, tracking, testing and development resource management

  • In coordination with Supply Chain Coordinator and operations team, manage vendor selection process and assist with sourcing and procurement of components

  • Coordinate with manufacturer for tooling, prototype bring up, production runs, revisions, and shipments

  • Control project administration deliverables (i.e. testing procedures and tracking, meeting notes)

  • Provide status reports to management and modify schedule or resources as required

  • Work with Project Manager from engineering team to:

  • Set and track project milestones - realigning schedules and expectations as needed

  • Manage QA/QC testing for embedded devices and for new software or firmware releases

  • Distribute tasks to a team of both on-site and off-site dedicated engineers

  • Ensure documentation is kept up to date

  • Performs other related duties as assigned by management

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent work experience

2+ years project management experience in a technical field

Experience using project management software and standard Microsoft Office products

Experience with international development teams and contract manufacturers a plus

Travel Requirements

  • May travel to various Domestic and International client sites, including overnight trips.

  • Requires a minimum of 5% travel.

What We Can Offer You

  • Paid medical, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits

  • Paid vacation and sick time

  • 401(k)

  • Incentive bonus compensation plans

  • Company sponsored events as well as a casual work environment

Please note, this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this position. Activities, duties, or responsibilities may change at any time with or without notice. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.


Pixels Matter, Inc. provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal or local law.