Sr. Program Lead
Infotainment & Mobile Applications
Posted on 1/27/2024
Mercedes-Benz

10,001+ employees

Distributes and markets Mercedes-Benz and smart products in the US.
Company Overview
Mercedes-Benz USA, a subsidiary of Daimler Company, stands out for its commitment to quality and craftsmanship, as evidenced by its extensive dealership network and robust product line, including the iconic Mercedes-Benz and smart vehicles. The company's culture emphasizes continuous improvement and customer satisfaction, fostering a work environment that encourages employees to strive for excellence. With its industry leadership, technical advancements, and a reputation for timeless style, Mercedes-Benz USA offers a rewarding and dynamic workplace for those passionate about automotive excellence.
Consumer Goods
Automotive & Transportation

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1970

Headquarters

Atlanta, Georgia

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

6%
Locations
Long Beach, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Communications
Management
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • Engineering or Technical bachelors degree
  • At least 5 years of work experience in program management in an innovative technology field, R&D, or related technical development teams
  • Understanding of the automotive development waterfall process for hardware and agile methodologies for software development
  • Strong data management skills
  • Proven strategic thinking
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to identify and manage risk
  • Willingness to travel when required
Responsibilities
  • Manage programs that will support Mercedes-Benz’ goal to “lead in software and electric” for customers in the US
  • Drive the following workstreams as they are related to Infotainment and mobile applications technologies
  • Formulate and drive strategic projects from concept to execution
  • Utilize program governance and reporting including project charter, risk matrix, communication, budgeting, dashboards and program reviews
  • Participate in technical working groups across different locations and units in the US to align priorities and coordinate efforts
  • Generate regular project reports
Desired Qualifications
  • Program management experience with budget responsibilities, PMP preferred
  • Strategy formulation, development and implementation
  • Champion for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
  • Structured, organized with ability to prioritize
  • Understanding of what makes Infotainment and mobile applications systems competitive in the US-market and is able to communicate the wants of the US customer, the key competitors in the luxury/EV markets, and features and functions that are class leading