Job Title:  Senior Project Manager


Aurora, IL, US, 60504

Business Unit:  Level Measurement Solutions
Posting Date:  Sep 18, 2023
Job Description: 

The Senior Project Manager organizes, manages, and plans complex projects for the organizations research, development, and product implementation effort.



  • Leading large cross-functional program teams for product definition, design, proof of concept, development, sourcing, qualification, and production launch.
  • Managing projects scope, schedules, product costs, and R&D investment budgets.
  • Leveraging platforming and reuse to reduce cost, project cycle time and complexity, increase trust and integrity and improve operational effectiveness.
  • Working with distributed, global project teams.
  • Managing and coordinating resource allocations and deployments.
  • Providing regular updates to stakeholders, management, and customers.
  • Ensuring LMS NPI process is followed through all phases of product development.
  • Effective use of six sigma methods and PMO tools to improve products and processes.
  • Identify problems and significantly improve, change, or adapt existing methods and techniques drawing from personal experiences and feedback.
  • Apply mastery of a specific professional discipline or broader expertise in most or all areas within a function.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology
  • 10+ years of Project/Program Management experience
  • 8+ years managing complex projects or multiple projects combined into a program with demonstrated success.
  • Master’s Degree in Engineering or Science
  • Experience leading globally distributed cross functional teams.
  • Experience in Agile product development processes
  • Detailed knowledge of NPI development process
  • PMP certification
  • Engineering/Technical resource management experience
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills
  • Experience in IIoT and smart system architecture
  • 5+ years of strong software and system architecture experience


Salary Minimum:  Market
Salary Maximum:  Market
Incentive:  No

Disclaimer: Where a specific pay range is noted, it is a good faith estimate at the time of this posting.  The actual salary offered will be based on experience, skills, qualifications, market / business considerations, and geographic location.

AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK is a leading global provider of industrial technology solutions serving a diverse set of attractive niche markets with annual sales of over $6.0 billion. Traded publicly (NYSE:AME), we are a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.

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Nearest Major Market: Aurora
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago