Technical Project Manager

Req ID:  22492

Detroit, USA



Connected Transport

Connectivity is driving a transformational change in human mobility, creating new possibilities and opportunities for manufacturers, consumers and those with innovative new business ideas. It also creates an urgent need for cybersecurity in the transportation segment. At Irdeto, we believe that connectivity shouldn’t be feared or increase the risk of a cyber attack. Security should be an opportunity to differentiate, enable new business models and earn customer confidence.


Technical Project Manager
As a Technical Project Manager in Irdeto’s Connected Transport division, you will manage and coordinate the delivery and implementation of major or complex proof of concept projects within cost, schedule and contract limitations while ensuring high customer satisfaction by working directly with our customers and prospects. You have recent experience in Software Development, ideally in embedded Linux, RTOS, Mobile or Cloud, and in cross-functional project management, particularly as it pertains to customer project management in automotive, construction and other connected transportation systems. In addition to working with Sales, Product Management, Architecture and Engineering, this is a technical role and involves assembling and re-flashing hardware; building operating systems; reproducing issues; collecting logs; debugging; sanity testing fixes and features; etc.


At a minimum we’d like you to have:

  • University degree in engineering or related field, or equivalent practical experience
  • 4+ years experience in technical program/project management OR 6+ years experience as a software developer with direct customer-facing interaction in appropriate programming languages.
  • 1 - 2 years technical supervisory experience with people or projects.
  • Skills in project planning and management, decision making, problem solving.
  • Knowledge of applicable programmatic/technical procedures and specifications; awareness of program contractual processes.
  • Skills in effective leadership, innovation, analysis and communications.
  • Experience with managing multiple concurrent projects with different time frames


Experience that can set you apart:

  • Strong knowledge of generally accepted cybersecurity best practices in the automotive industry.
  • Understanding of the automotive network and systems design
  • Working and/or theoretical knowledge of one or more of the following: Linux Kernel Security Model, Android Security Model, Machine Learning, Cryptography, ISO26262, A-SPICE, CVE.
  • Good technical writing ability and good presentation skills.

Why join Irdeto?

We are on a mission to build a secure future, where people can embrace connectivity without fear.  Our lives are increasingly connected. At Irdeto, we enable people and companies to experience connectivity effortlessly by protecting them from cyberattacks. Security is the enabler of the connected world we live in. Our solutions and services ensure that you can enjoy the latest video games, the best blockbuster movies and your favorite live events. And it does not stop there; our technology also secures connected transport and IoT connected industries – just to name a few. With 50 years of expertise in security, we protect over 5 billion devices and applications for some of the world’s best known brands.

What do we offer you?

At Irdeto, we know that it is the people who make our company a success. We encourage personal and professional growth and success among our globally diverse workforce by offering:

  • Competitive remuneration and benefits
  • Career and personal development opportunities
  • Flexible working spaces in state of the art offices
  • A focus on collaboration, creativity, health and happiness
  • Working for a truly global company with offices in 15+ countries

With 50 successful years of business innovation behind us, Irdeto is a solid company to join. We are looking for people who are energetic, dynamic and driven to be part of our community.

Welcome to Irdeto!

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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