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Company: Flex
Location: Milpitas, CA
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Technology, Software, IT, Electronics


Job Description

The Automation Project Manager will be based in Milpitas, California (US). The Automation Project Manager will coordinate the incorporation of automation systems within the site's manufacturing process. This person is responsible for maintaining and managing automation project activities; collecting and validating data on potential projects; reporting and tracking the status of new and completed projects; and implementing a corporate GBS strategy to assist all sites in their automation projects. Although site management and corporate directors dictate the type of automation activities to pursue, the Automation Project Manager will have some opportunities to participate in research activities in support of the selection process.

We are looking for someone who demonstrates:

  • Intense collaboration
  • Passionate customer focus
  • Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
  • Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
  • Relentless drive to win

Here is a glimpse of what you'll do:

  • Establish and manage project schedules, financial parameters, and technical requirements from project initiation through completion.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to establish technical and logistical requirements for new projects.
  • Develop detailed process document for Global Business Services to assist sites with establishing, coordinating and executing automation project activities.
  • Write and distribute RFQ (request for quotes) documents.
  • Develop status reports, including project financials, insuring project team is meeting requirements and measuring cost control.
  • Create and maintain project plan documents, procedures and project deliverables.
  • Conduct presentations of technical information concerning specific projects/schedules, etc.

Here is some of what you'll need (required):

  • Degree in Engineering or equivalent work experience
  • Project Management work experience
  • Ability to create and develop technical documents
  • Experience with establishing in a global/corporate support team
  • Green Belt Certification
  • Certifications in both Six Sigma Project Management and PMBOK (Project Management Body of Knowledge).

Here are a few of our preferred experiences:

  • Manufacturing background
  • Experience coordinating large-scale automation projects
  • Experience writing legal-style process documents
  • strong analytical and mathematical skills

Here are a few examples of what you'll get for the great work you provide:

  • Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Matching 401K
  • PTO
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee discounts at local retailers
Job Category OperationsFlex does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. Flex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Flex does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices based on: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status or any other status protected by law. Flex provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request to express interest in a position by e-mailing: accesibility@flextronics.com. Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within Flex will be reviewed at the e-mail address. Flex will contact you if it is determined that your background is a match to the required skills required for this position. Thank you for considering a career with Flex.

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