Teradyne Project Manager (Temporary 1 year) in Heredia, Costa Rica
We are the global test and automation specialists, powering next-generation technologies through sophisticated solutions. Behind every electronic device you use, Teradyne's test technology ensures your device works right the first time, every time! Our portfolio of automation solutions help manufacturers to develop and deliver products quickly, efficiently and cost-effectively. Together, Teradyne (https://www.teradyne.com/) companies deliver manufacturing automation across industries and applications around the world!.
Organization & Role
Teradyne Costa Rica is seeking a highly motivated project manager with experience leading multiple technology, product and/or continuous improvement projects with cross-functional teams. The successful candidate will work with internal and external customers, be responsible for project charter, project planning, project work, project controlling and project closing. This candidate will have responsibility of all aspects of project performance, related to scope, schedule, including risk mitigation, variance recovery, engagement of core teams, and most importantly customer satisfaction.
Facilitate the definition of project goals, tasks and resource requirements.
Develops and or maintains project plans including project objectives, deliverables, timelines and status reports.
Document and communicate meeting minutes, action items/issues, risks and key decisions.
Coordinates activities of project team members to ensure goals or objectives are accomplished or will meet desired goal.
Prioritize tasks to meet deliverables and commitments on time.
Facilitates follow-up on action items, reviews project risks and issues to ensure realistic expectations are set
Provide visibility of project progress, identify and manage project risks and related action plans.
Review, prioritize and facilitate inbound change requests.Identifies problems early, proactively solicits solutions and escalates before problems become major.
Facilitates and provides effective communication between all project stakeholders.
Deals comfortably with senior management and can present and converse with people in positions of authority
Basic Qualifications & Skills
BA or BS in Computer Science, Engineering or other Technical Field is required.
3+ years’ experience as an IT project management professional.
Demonstrated experience planning and managing projects of various sizes.
Demonstrated success managing projects and relationships at distance.
Strong people skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills are desired as well as having experienced in business applications processes/domains and/or IT infrastructure processes/domains.
Having Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or Master Degree is a plus.
Current openings may involve access to export controlled technology and may be subject to export licensing requirements prior to employment. ATTENTION APPLICANTS WITH DISABILITIES: If you’re unable to access our on-line application due to a disability you may visit one of our locations or our Corporate Office at 600 Riverpark Drive, North Reading, MA and request a paper application form. In addition, you may also contact the HR Service Center at 978-370-3041 or contact them at HR.Service.Center@teradyne.com for additional assistance. LitePoint, a Teradyne Company is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.