Packaging Engineering Program Manager
San Jose Metro Area, CA
An Engineering Program Manager to coordinate, develop and drive packaging initiatives.
Work with marketing team to identify design, legal, and compliance requirements
Discuss design and test packaging with supplier in China Arrange design reviews with cross functional teams - marketing, design, and legal Project manage prototype designs from ideation to launch
Top Daily Responsibilities:
Build, drive and own new packaging development from concept to launch, including print and structure.
Develop, maintain, and communicate key focus points and next steps with engineering, design, operations, marketing, management and system program management.
Improve and maintain processes that can ensure team members have what they need to understand and execute on all objectives.
B.S in Engineering, or other related technical field.
3+ years of experience in a packaging program management, team lead, or package engineering role.
Strong ownership, great leader, and team worker
Experience leading cross-functional, international teams and projects
Passion for improving processes, plans, and all things that are simply broken
Extraordinary program management talent and communication skills
Fearless ability to jump in and do whatever it takes to ship it
Expert ability to get things done and driving several tasks to closure
Experience shipping high volume / high quality products preferred
Strong ability to capture the big picture quickly and focus on key points
Ability to travel internationally
Nice to Have:
MSC or MBA is a plus.
Formal project management training and experience working with project management tools is a plus
Hands on experience with the packaging print development and production process preferred