This project encompasses the design and development of a hand held electronic device. The project team consists of five engineers from various disciplines working remotely at US locations some in different time zones. The project team requires a experienced project manager (PM) to 1) select project management software on an ASP platform for shared viewing/input and which the PM is proficient 2) interview engineers to identify work tasks 3) isolate task interdependencies and conflicts 4) assign risk rating to tasks (per engineer direction) 5) develop and maintain work schedule for duration of assignment 6) communicate regularly with team members and project owner 7) early identification of emerging issues 8) issue reporting and lead regular conference calls. Ideal individual will have expereince in complex project environments and remote development projects. Excellent communication and interpersonnel skills with technical professionals a must. A natural intuitive intelligence to make associations and identlfy and articulate issues. Prior experience with electronic design or telecommunications a plus. Budget for the project manager role is $40 per hour (no flexibility) and engagement will be between two and three months. Start date within one month of hire. Signed NDA and contract required. This is a remote work site engagement. Excellent references from valid company representatives required - no academic references please.
Please note that individuals bidding on this assignment MUST be located in the following US time zones - Atlantic, Eastern, Central, Moutain and West Coast. Also note that any bids greater than $40 per hour will not be considered and all references will be verified.