FTS - Forest Technology Systems Ltd. – is a leading manufacturer of remote environmental monitoring systems, instrumentation and communications technology, forming the backbone of some of the world’s most sophisticated and demanding environmental monitoring networks. FTS is a growing, privately held Victoria-based company committed to industry leading excellence.
Are you a technical project manager looking for an opportunity to work with environmental systems that help people monitor, record and analyze changes in the natural environment? Are you analytically inclined, and do you pride yourself on your exceptional ability to communicate and to inspire people to excel? Do others characterize you as a person with strong executive presence and credibility, and with a reputation for unquestioned integrity? If so, please read on!
FTS is looking for a Project Manager to join their growing team of professionals who enjoy the qualities of a first-class work environment and colleagues who take tremendous pride and joy in the outstanding work they do.
The Project Manager leads products through their complete lifecycle, working closely with the Director of Product Development, the Sales and Marketing teams, and customers. This position oversees the project management process and provides guidance and approves all product elements that contribute to the customer’s experience with FTS.
The ideal candidate will bring an Engineering Degree with equivalent and demonstrable experience; at least five years recent, related experience ideally in hardware and software product or project management; demonstrated technical project management experience (PMP preferred); and plenty of experience managing clients, stakeholders, and cross-functional teams.
The right candidate will be knowledgeable in hardware, software, user interface and wireless technology, and will be willing to travel to customer and non‐customer sites in North America and other international destinations (up to 25%). Formal product management training would be a bonus, as would fluency in another language, ideally Spanish.
SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply in confidence via email by stating experience and management performance to Eileen Harper (Sunday, February 15, 2015), at:
TallSky Consulting Group
Enquiries are welcome at: (250) 888-5133
Please note that only those applicants who are selected for an interview will be notified.