Program Manager I


Livonia, MI, US, 48152 Troy, MI, US, 48083 Wooster, OH, US, 44691

Job Requisition ID:  14443


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.  


Your Key Responsibilities

  • Manages a dedicated set of projects and the respectively accountable Project Managers, on a strategic level.
  • Lead medium to long term planning and prioritization processes for all projects assigned.
  • Act as escalation point of contact within defined escalation paths.
  • Decide about conflicting targets or resource requests.
  • Monitor project progress, and contribute to Go/No-Go decisions.
  • Interact and communicate with senior stakeholder peer-groups or customers.

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in electrical or mechanical engineering.
  • 3 or more years of automotive engineering experience.
  • Advanced engineering & physics knowledge.
  • Practical and applicable knowledge of vehicle systems.
  • Leadership ability and delegation skills.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and make recommendations and decisions.
  • Ability to influence while being open to technical feedback.

Our Offering

  • Hybrid work schedule
  • Hiring Bonus: $500 after 90 days, $1000 after 180 days
  • 6% 401(k) company match
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As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.


Your Contact

Schaeffler Transmission, LLC 

David Moline 



Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.


Keywords: strongertogether; Project Management, PMO & Agile Roles;  


Job Type: Professional 
Job Family: Project Management, PMO & Agile Roles 
Contract Type: Unlimited 
Schedule: Full-Time 

Nearest Major Market: Livonia
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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