Technical Project Manager
Full Time
Shanghai, China

Business Unit – CXO

Reports To – SDA PA Manager


Your Team/Your Role


To be technical responsible for product development and lifecycle. Leading a cross functional team of engineers to develop innovative products and technical solutions with the right cost and quality in projects within organization of SDA.



A Typical Day


The Technical project Manager role includes bringing the technical specification based on consumer needs from Marketing/TAM and to combine that with the industrial design needs into a cost-efficient product easy to produce and with the right quality. To do this technical project leader needs to cooperate closely with Project Manager, Tech & Lab, ID, Marketing, Tooling Team and other project functions.


As a technical project leader – your main responsibilities are:


·        Plan and follow up on engineering activities. (Time and resource plans, product cost, action plans, system description etc.)

·        Report progress, risks and deviation from project plan to the Project Manager. Report progress, risks and deviation from project plan to the Project Manager.

·        Assure that technically feasible, well-verified and defined solutions are chosen for the product. Selected solutions must be based on cross-functional input (IDC, Marketing, Sourcing, Production,etc.)) and agreed with PM and PA manager.

·        Assure that appropriate activities are performed according to PMF gate.

·        Lead, plan and delegate the engineering work within the engineering project team.

·        Creation of technical documentation (Team Center, 3D/2D/specifications, etc.) and make sure that these are updated and available for other functions.

·        Take part in creation of test plans made by Tech & Lab.

·        Evaluate test results and identify, plan and implement actions to fulfill specifications.

·        Place external orders such as prototypes etc. after approval from Project Manager or concerned cost center owner.

·        Check and certify invoices.

·        Order over-time after approval from Engineering Manager.

·        Approve technical documentation and archive them in correct way.

·        Support Marketing, ID, Production/supplier, Tech & Lab, Sourcing, Tooling Team, Quality and other functions involved in the project with product know-how.



Who You Are


·      Bachelor degree in Engineering

·      Experience with developing consumer goods. Blender, Steam Iron, Cooker, Kitchen Machine are highly preferred.

·      More than 10 years engineering experience.

·      Excellent knowledge of product development standards and processes.

·      CAD knowledge. Catia is preferred.

·      Interpersonal skills

·      Deciding and initiating action.

·      Relating and networking.

·      Analyzing

·      Delivering result and meeting customer expectations.

·      Coping with pressure and setbacks.

·      Persuading and influencing.

·      Applying expertise and technology.

·      Working with people.


Required languages

·      Fluent English skills in both spoken and written.

Apply now

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'