Project Manager

Santa Ana, CA, USA Req #75
Friday, April 9, 2021
Iteris has been a pioneer and leader in transportation innovations for more than 15 years. We have had a long history of firsts in our industry, from developing statewide traveler information systems and connected vehicle technologies to traffic performance measurement and analytics software solutions. Our smart detection sensors – which can detect and differentiate between vehicle, pedestrians, cyclists and more – are used in one-third of all signalized intersections in the U.S. and are deployed in more than 40 countries worldwide. 

Our 10,000+ customers, including state, local and federal agencies, traffic engineering departments, and commercial enterprise customers, look to Iteris as the “trusted advisor” for guidance on smart mobility best practices and ways to make intersections safer, less congested, and more sustainable and cost-effective to operate. 

We are paving the way to the future of transportation and we want you to join us on this important journey. 

Iteris is seeking a Project Manager.

What you will be doing:
Manage multiple technical development projects for the Advanced Sensor Technology group. Create requirements, schedules and resource plans. Report on progress, issues, opportunities, risks. Support the development team. Coordinate with other functional groups (Operations, Sales, Marketing).
  • Lead the project management of our core product designs. 
  • Responsible for implementing and guiding the development of new products from concept to production--products include elements of hardware, firmware, electronics, and end-user software. 
  • Manage the evaluation, recommendation and implementation of designs and strategies for products, systems, features, or enhancements.
  • Lead improvements to the efficiency and effectiveness of the project delivery service and contribute to the identification of areas of improvement.
What you need to be successful in this role:
  • ISO-9000 experience is beneficial
  • Minimum five (5) years of experience 
  • As a project manager, supporting a development team
  • In development of advanced electro-mechanical systems
  • In various product development processes  - Agile/Scrum, Critical Chain, Waterfall, Kanban
  • Designing or developing embedded software applications, electro-mechanical devices  
  • Bachelor's Degree (four year college or technical school) or Work Equivalent, Field of Study: Computer science, Engineering or a comparable technical field 
  • Desired Certifications 
    • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) 
    • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) 
    • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • General Windows and Microsoft Office skills
  • MS Project or other project management software
  • Communication, Oral - Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word
  • Communication, Written - Ability to communicate in writing clearly and concisely
  • Detail Oriented - Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task  
  • Judgment - The ability to formulate a sound decision using the available information. 
  • Problem Solving - Ability to find a solution for or to deal proactively with work-related problems 
  • Team Builder - Ability to convince a group of people to work toward a goal
  • Time Management - Ability to utilize the available time to organize and complete work within given deadlines
  • Working Under Pressure - Ability to complete assigned tasks under stressful situations
What’s in it for you:
  • Incentive-based fiscal year-end bonuses
  • 401(k)/Retirement savings plan and match on day one
  • Comprehensive medical and dental coverage
  • Vision plan
  • Life insurance
  • Medical reimbursement plans
  • Disability coverage
  • Generous paid-time-off (PTO) benefits
  • Family-friendly programs 
  • Comprehensive education assistance program
  • Home computer purchase assistance program
  • In-house training programs

Iteris, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Other details

  • Job Function Admin - Corporate
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Santa Ana, CA, USA