Project Manager

  • Full Time
  • calgary

Tangent Design Engineering

Design your career at Tangent!

Tangent Design Engineering is looking for a Project Manager who thrives in a dynamic environment to support exciting projects. Working alongside technical teams, including the Technical Product Managers, you will help to ensure a smooth journey from blueprint to reality.

Tangent is seeking a professional, detail-oriented, and goal driven individual who can nurture strong working relationships and has a passion for managing technical teams that will deliver exceptional results to the client.

At Tangent, you’ll be an integral part of a company that partners with their clients to move swiftly to innovate the future!

Note: This position is required on site Monday to Friday at our location in Calgary, AB. It is also a 12-month contract (mat leave replacement) but could potentially lead to a permanent, full-time position.

Day-to-day responsibilities of the Project Manager will include:

  • Representing Tangent as the primary customer contact and build/maintain customer relations while ensuring customer satisfaction
  • Collaborating with the project team and Team Leads to manage project budget, resource workloads, schedules, scope, and reports to management
  • Ensuring project tasks, milestones, and team hours are accurately reflected in time tracking software
  • Updating customers on project status
  • Organizing and facilitating project meetings, as well as managing associated project documents
  • Ensuring timely completion of project documentation in accordance with the QMS system and processes
  • Recognizing, creating, and implementing project process improvement opportunities
  • Reviewing monthly invoices for accuracy against project records

On your resume, we are seeking the following qualifications:

  • Post-secondary education in engineering or other technical degree
  • 3-5 years’ experience in project management or project coordination; PMP designation is an asset
  • Experience with hardware product design, manufacturing, and quality control systems
  • Solid working knowledge of Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

During the interview, we will ask you to:

  • Describe your prior experience in project management, highlighting specific responsibilities and achievements.
  • Discuss your project management experience including your success stories and shortcomings.
  • Explain how you’ve effectively communicated with team members or resolved issues in your previous positions.
  • Elaborate on your time management, organization, and delegation processes

Why Tangent?

  • Steady and reliable work
  • Committed people leaders who want the best for their team
  • Values that include team collaboration, problem solving and wellness
  • A base salary of $70,000 to $100,000
  • Excellent health and dental benefits
  • Profit sharing
  • The opportunity to impact the future

If you’re looking for a dynamic role where your attention to detail, organizational skills, and problem-solving abilities will shine, then this is the place for you. To apply, please upload your resume online, preferably, in one document. We thank all those who apply for their interest in our organization. While we appreciate every application, we will only be able to respond to candidates whose qualifications closely align with our requirements. We value your time and effort in considering a role with us.