Aviya has an opening for a Project Manager to join our engineering group in Longueuil, Quebec. This position is a 1-year contract, with the potential for an extension.

Specific Position Duties

  • Lead cross-functional teams to successfully execute ongoing projects, while adhering to schedule, budget, objectives, commitments, and customer/team satisfaction.
  • Collaborate with product managers and other project leaders to deliver cross organizational projects.
  • Maintain effective communication with key stakeholders and global team members.
  • Serve as primary point of accountability at major cross functional gate reviews.
  • Define project plans, tasks, and schedules.
  • Create and update project documentation and artifacts.
  • Facilitate management review meetings, document action plans, and ensure completion of tasks.
  • Monitor project metrics to gauge progress and performance.
  • Monitor portfolio budgets and project financial status.
  • Develop annual budgets for project portfolio.
  • Identify and address project and product risks, implementing mitigation plans as needed.
  • Negotiate priorities, resource plans, and allocations while maintaining transparency.
  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders and suppliers. 

Qualifications for Position

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree with 4 to 7 years’ experience in aerospace, mechanical, electrical engineering, or computer science.
  • Strong project management skills with at least 5 years of experience in project management, product management, or technical project engineering. PMP certification or equivalent is preferred.
  • Proficient in mechanical and/or electronic systems, prognostic and health management, related analytics, and software systems.
  • Demonstrated ability in management by influence, assembling diverse teams to produce desired outcomes.
  • Highly organized and detail oriented, capable of managing cross-functional tasks concurrently.
  • Self-motivated with ability to set own priorities and establish work schedules.
  • Strong leadership, problem solving, and communication skills.
  • Proficiency in various computer applications such as Microsoft PowerPoint, MS Projects, Excel, Word, Access, Visio, Jira, GitHub, PLM, SAP, etc.
  • Occasional travel required.

Applicants are kindly asked to include an English resume as part of their application for this position.

Aviya Aerospace Systems is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment. Upon request, Aviya will accommodate candidates with disabilities throughout the hiring process up to the point of undue hardship.

Thank you for your interest in Aviya Aerospace Systems. We are diligently reviewing every application, however only those applicants selected to move onto the next step will be contacted.