Brooks Automation, Inc. Project/Program Manager in United States

Project/Program Manager

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PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITY: Manages programs or projects involving department or cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of a product or computer-based system through the design process, and into a finished state for external customers. Plans and directs schedules as well as project budgets. Monitors the product/program/project from initiation through delivery, interfacing with customer on technical matters. Organizes interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the product/program/project on schedule and within budget constraints. Assigns and monitors work of systems analysis and program staff, providing technical support and direction. This position is most common in a matrix type of organization, where the position does not have responsibility over product development but does have overall product/program/project management responsibility. SPECIALIST LEVEL: Under general management direction, system-wide responsibility on complex business components or complex projects. Provides direction for the business component or an entire project and/or project team. Exercises significant latitude in determining methods and objectives of assignment. May supervise a group of staff members. Has a complete and thorough knowledge of the discipline and frequently contributes to the development of new concepts, theories and principles. Expected to mentor and transfer knowledge to more junior staff members. Works on multifaceted problems that always require new and creative thinking. Uses judgment within broad policies and practices. Has latitude in exercising recommendations. Acts in a leadership role as a principal customer contact and/or interface with Senior Company Management. Impact of decisions and/or recommendations would have impact on organizational objectives, have a prolonged effect, and require substantial resources to correct. Bachelor’s degree with 6-8+ year’s experience, or Masters with 4-5+ years, or its equivalent.

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Manchester, , United Kingdom

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Project/Program Management