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Project Manager

Location: Milpitas, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000042056


Project Manager

Location: 951 SanDisk Drive, Milpitas CA 95035

Req Id: JR-0000042056


Western Digital®


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Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

·       - Project Coordination for all system and process improvement initiatives impacting Agile (PLM), SAP (ERP) and many other downstream systems.

·       - Conduct regular/Scheduled project team meetings and produce timely project updates (i.e., project charter, project plan schedule, team action items, team risks/issues log, team status reporting, etc.). This will include gathering and understanding the business requirements to assist leaders in making decisions.

·       - Working with stakeholders from all organizations involved to clarify project goals and objectives, scope, expected outcome and coordinate the resources needed to support.

·       - Proactively identify project risks and work with stakeholders to mitigate and ensure achievement of business objectives and priorities.

·       Identify, create and manage key project success criteria/metrics across departments to accurately report project performance.

·       - Develop and maintain a repository for all project-related communications including work products, tracking logs, and reporting tools to communicate status and deliverables.

Minimum Qualifications:

·       - Bachelor's degree with 5 + years of experience managing moderate to complex projects

·       - Experience with Oracle Agile PLM system, Admin experience a plus

·       - Experience working with cross-functional teams while handling multiple projects simultaneously

·       - Capable of effectively facilitating meetings and developing and executing detail oriented project plans and deliverables and breaking down complex problems into manageable goals

·       - Advance skills in MS Excel, Power Point, Project and Visio, with experience in Integration/SQL/Reporting a plus.

·       - Strong project leadership skills and initiative; willing to work autonomously to manage and prioritize their own work load

·       - Detail-oriented and analytical; able to communicate and comprehend technical information in both written and oral form and keep track of large quantities of data

·       - Flexible, collaborative, and a dynamic team-player who can work collaboratively with many different types of personalities and still maintain a sense of calm and good humor under pressure

·       Friendly, personable, able to build relationships

·       - Demonstrated effectiveness with oral and written communication skills with proven experience presenting project information to representatives from all levels of the organization.

·       - Demonstrated ability to exercise good judgment, prioritize multiple tasks, problem solve under pressure of deadlines and resource constraints.

·       - Demonstrated proficiency in applying project management methodology to successfully deliver projects on time, within budget, and within scope.


Western Digital Corporation is the world’s largest data storage company with a leading portfolio of HGST, SanDisk, G-Technology and WD brands covering flash and disk-based solutions.  Deployed by the largest and most prominent organizations worldwide, Western Digital solutions are everywhere, touching lives and enabling great value from the data they possess. 


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