Software Project Manager

Lear Corporation - Southfield, MI4.0

The main responsibilities of the SW Team Leader Role are to manage, plan and control the software development in a project from requirements analysis to software release, act as the software aspects interface to the customer and other project groups.

Plan and control the software development tasks of a project
Define development and test strategies
Report on SW development project status
Manage software resources of a project
Tailor processes and methods to project needs and controls the project
Perform estimations for projects (schedule, SW resources, SW Tools, memory, CPU load, ….)
Monitor that the defined quality standards are followed in a project
Supervise review of SW project work products
Act as the communication interface with external SW team groups (customer, HW team, manufacturing, SW suppliers, etc…)
Prepare and lead SW Development project tracking meetings
Lead & supervise risk management activities
Apply mitigation and contingency actions for identified SW project risks
Monitor and report SW project risks status
Monitor the SW Supplier agreed activities and deliverables
Supervise the SW architecture design
Supervise the SW delivery procedure definition and execution
Supervise SW & HW integration
Supervise SW Test Planning
Track progress on System Test activities (attends System Test Meetings)
Coordinate & supervise Configuration Management activities
Support the software quality assurance planning
Support to Function Owners
Assume Change Management Role in case of Change Requests
Planning of Software-level safety activities

Knowledge of estimation methods
Team Management skills
Communication and negotiation skills
Knowledge of customer(s) organization & procedures
Knowledge of subcontracted SW packages and SW supplier’s capabilities
Knowledge of the development processes established in the organization & project
Knowledge of industry applicable standards (i.e. Automotive SPICE, CMMI)
Knowledge of the Requirements management tools used in the organization (i.e. DOORS, Team Center)
Knowledge of the change management tools used in the organization (i.e. JIRA)
Knowledge of the configuration management tools used in the organization (i.e. SVN)
Knowledge of the problem resolution tools used in the organization (i.e. JIRA)
Knowledge of the project management tools used in the organization (i.e. MS Project, JIRA)
knowledge of the Functional Safety procedures & techniques established in the organization and project.
Basic Knowledge of the ISO 26262 standard

Required Skills

Required Experience