Electrical Engineering Program Manager


Located in Auburn Hills, MI

Salary: commensurate upon experience

We are innovators, problem solvers, designers; we work on cool projects, put family first, and do meaningful work! Do you want to work on the coolest engineering projects that have a meaningful impact? If so, you have found the right company!

We pride ourselves on our agility, innovation, and ability to solve complex problems. Our company consistently exceeds customer expectations with quality engineering, design, and electronic manufacturing services. Our early work was in diverse fields such as personal navigation, motor controllers, electrified fishing lures and LED lighting. This early work cemented our reputation as an innovative company that can work from a clean piece of paper.

We became fast experts in the highly evolved field of automotive occupant safety. It is in this arena that we were able to exhibit our innovative qualities. Our principals garnered more than 60 patents in automotive safety, such as techniques of sensing a vehicle crash and the deployment of air bags.

Today, our company is now a leader and recognized innovator in automotive design and engineering services. Our quality and reliability required is second to none. Our engineers have taken this outstanding experience and leveraged it into other industries. This enables our employees to experience some of the coolest projects and a variety of meaningful challenges.


Our engineering services include:

* Concept Development

* Product Specification

* Product Development

* Electronic Design

* Mechanical Design

* PCB Layout

* Software Development

* Electronic Manufacturing

* Advanced Test Fixture Development

* Research & Development

* Engineering Support

* Electronic Manufacturing



The Engineering Program Manager acts in a leadership capacity to oversee a team of engineers to ensure that all aspects of the engineering design cycle process meet internal and external customer requirements.

To be credible in this role, you really need to have a background in electric circuit design and manufacturing as you will be working with some very talented electrical engineers. Strong communication skills are a must because you will be facilitating meetings with the customer, executive team, staff, and assisting with budgeting & quoting activities. With multiple projects occurring simultaneously, strong organizational and multi-tasking skills are also required.

This position offers the right person project variety, interesting work, and the opportunity to work with some outstanding engineers solving complex problems.



* Experience with electronic circuit design and assembly / manufacturing (essential)

* Experience with surface mount technology (SMT), thru-hole, and printed circuit board (PCB). (essential)

* Automotive industry experience (preferred)

* Demonstrated ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously

* Strong leadership and program management skills. (planning, risk mgt., budgeting, resource mgt., issues mgt, etc.)

* Demonstrated time management skills and attention to details

* Strong planning & organization skills

* Must be team and process oriented with a mindset for continuous improvement. Strong analytical and critical thinking skills required

* Strong computer skills, including MS Office applications: MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project, and MS PowerPoint



* Work on a wide variety of projects, including “proof of concept” projects to highly specific automotive projects, providing electric support and prototyping.

* Serve as primary point of contact to the customer, participating in regular customer meetings and involving key BGM personnel as needed.

* Ensure customer deliverables and program timing are met.

* Propose and establish program budgets and project timing.

* Establish and maintain an open issues report and project timeline.

* Establish and maintain program files and retain in an orderly manner.

* Facilitate and manage scope change activity.

* Minimize project risk and inform management appropriately.

* Report program status updates to the executive team on a weekly basis.

* Support sales team with quoting efforts related to their customer programs.



* BS Engineering, Electrical preferred



Full Time, Direct Hire




8:00 am to 5:00pm, Monday thru Friday

The Electrical Engineering Program Manager will work in Auburn Hills or Shelby Township, Michigan. 



* Dental insurance

* Health insurance

* Paid time off

* Vision insurance


 If you are interested and qualified for the Electrical Engineering Program Manager, please submit your updated resume to Gary.Thomas@expresspros.com



Express Office: Rochester Hills
811 E South Boulevard
Suite 210
Rochester Hills, MI 48307
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