jobs

Project Manager
(Global Certification Services)

We are seeking a highly motivated, well organized individual with excellent communication skills (written and verbal, English a must, other languages welcome) that can work independently for our facility in Irvine, CA. This is your chance to join 7layers, a worldwide group of engineering and test centers that are part of a global leader in conformity assessment and certification services.

Responsibilities

The Project Manager is responsible for establishing and maintaining customer relationships while supporting customers.

Our internal tools will help the Project Manager to manage the technical, as well as all commercial aspects of the assigned projects providing frequent status reports and/or final certifications are achieved and generating quotes and invoices are examples of the versatile tasks of a Project Manager at 7layers. Our policies and procedures provide the framework for success and the Project Manager shall continue to seek means for improvements.

The Project Manager shall stay updated with industry and technology trends as well as requirements. Active involvement in industry associations is expected and may require limited travel.  The Project Manager is expected to be proactively involved in forecasting projects and sales activities.

  • Analyze project requirements
  • Collect all data for each project
  • Manage testing from FCC/EN with various labs in parallel
  • Send and track all samples worldwide and manage complete commercial side of project
  • Negotiating prices with partners – cost control
  • Work with accounting
  • Daily and weekly reports
  • Consulting with customers

Requirements

The ideal candidate will have Project Management and/or design or test experience in the wireless telecommunications industry. Experience may include wireless infrastructure vendors, chipset vendors, manufacturers and wireless network operators. Candidate is both technical and detail oriented and enjoys working in a dynamic environment with evolving technologies and standards. Foreign languages are a plus.

We are seeking a highly motivated, well organized individual with excellent communication skills (written and verbal), ability to work efficiently in both team environments and independently with minimal supervision. Candidate takes ownership of projects and responsibilities to maximize both personal and company potential.

It is desired that the ideal candidate will demonstrate working experience with one or more of the following technologies and/or industry associations, but not required:

Technologies

  • GSM / GPRS / EDGE / WCDMA / HSDPA / HSUPA / HSPA+ / LTE
  • CDMA / CDMA2000 / EVDO
  • Bluetooth
  • WiFi

Associations

  • FCC
  • IC
  • RED
  • PTCRB (PCS Type Certification Review Board)
  • GCF (Global Certification Forum)
  • CTIA (Cellular Telecommunications & Internet Association)
  • Bluetooth SIG
  • WiFi Alliance (WFA)
  • Other

Location

7layers, Inc., Irvine, CA

Education

  • Desired Bachelor Degree in Business/Electrical Engineering/Computer Science, PMP Certification a plus
  • Project Management work experience (Min) 3-5 years

Company Benefits

7layers is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits package after qualification period (medical, dental, vision, 401(k)), paid vacation and holidays.

About 7layers

7layers is an international group of engineering and test centers for the wireless communications industry, with broad expertise in development, testing and qualification for GSM, GPRS, EDGE, WCDMA, LTE, CDMA, Bluetooth® and other wireless communications technologies. Our service portfolio ranges from development support for wireless communication technologies, via supporting product development projects, testing services, test system development, certification and market access.

7layers was founded in 1999 and now has a worldwide presence with facilities located in USA, Germany, China, South Korea and Japan. 7layers – a Bureau Veritas Group Company.

Please contact

7layers, Inc. Ms. Carine N. Church
15 Musick Irvine, CA 92618, USA
E-mail: jobs.us@7layers.com

7layers