Principal Project Engineer

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Honeywell changes the way the world works.

Honeywell is charging into the Industrial IoT revolution with the establishment of Honeywell Connected Enterprise (HCE), building on our heritage of invention and deep, on-the-ground industry expertise. HCE is the leading industrial disruptor, building and connecting software solutions to streamline and centralize the assets, people and processes that help our customers make smarter, more accurate business decisions. Moving at the speed of software, we are creating, innovating and delivering solutions fast, challenging the way things have always been done, piloting new ways for all of us to work, and expecting our successes to set new standards for our customers and for Honeywell.

Be part of the Program Management Office (PMO) that is integral to our Honeywell Connected Enterprise (HCE) portfolio with responsibility over Engineering Operations across all our global sites determining Management Operating Systems (MOS) and implementing best practices for elements such as: Strategic Planning (STRAP), Annual Operating Plans (AOP), life cycle management, metrics, scrum, and agile techniques that supports the development and integration of highly complex software functions within HCE. You will partner with world class engineering and leaders to implement product strategies, develop program schedules and milestones, and define technology. You will also generate innovative solutions in work situations; trying different and novel ways to deal with problems and opportunities.

The Principal Project Engineer will create and execute on Connected Enterprise engineering management operating system, manage projects as required, and contribute to strategy deployment of Connected Enterprise business. This position supports for a variety of products, processes, and system development programs across customer platforms. You will be responsible for programs including technical, financial, and organizational elements.

You will work in close coordination with the PMO, technical managers, software engineers as well as support functions. You will be responsible for close interaction and support of strategic business initiatives including proposal development, strategic planning and customer support and product development. You will achieve breakthrough improvements in program performance through development and deployment of cost effective and proactive processes.

Essential Responsibilities:

Lead the creation and implementation of MOS, programs and other requirements using SAFe and CCMI techniques;
Have participated in, understand and support both the Support strategic planning (STRAP) and annual operation plan (AOP) and are comfortable assisting in formally establishing these processes
Understand first hand – SW development life cycles, both waterfall and agile.
Oversee various portfolios and/or programs focusing on PI iterations and sprints stages.
Employ PM tools and development processes, including statement-of-work (SOW), work-breakdown- structure (WBS), basis-of-estimate (BOE) management, scope / requirements management, scheduling, and cost management
In an agile fashion – Execute on scope, schedule, cost, delivery, and quality while demonstrating program management skills in the following areas:

o Portfolio Backlog management; PI Requirements Management and Fulfillment; Planning / Estimation, including resource, material, capital, and other needs

o Scheduling, including resource-loading and critical path analysis for any assigned projects

o Financials (ex. RDE, spend, forecast, variance); Risk Management (Identification & Mitigation);

o Reporting / Reviews, and Communications;

Collaboration capability to work across and influence multiple groups;
Facilitate forecasting and capacity analysis related to delivery requirements
Establish and maintain the channels of communication necessary to assure timely management awareness of program progress and issues, including external communications
Consistently present programmatic details, requirements, actions, and status to (senior) leadership, technical, and functional audiences
Vendor interface



Bachelors Degree in Engineering
8 + years of software program management experience; managing complex projects or multiple projects combined into a program with demonstrated success.
8 + years of technical product development.
5 + years of experience managing the development of one or more enterprise class software development projects.
5 + years of experience in leading programs utilizing the Agile product development process.



Minimum 8-10 years of relevant engineering and program management experience with a track record of delivering successful results on significant, well tracked software, mechanical, electronics and/or services programs.
Experience in all aspects of the engineering development life cycle, and program management including key Agile tools and techniques such as scrum, Kanban, sprints, epics, and story point estimating.
Advanced Degree (MBA, Engr).
Scaled Agile Framework SAFe Certification.
PMP, Agile Certification (scrum master PSM, CSM) or equivalent certification preferred.
Tools: Jira, Confluence, Other Portfolio/ Program Management Tools (Jira Align, MSFT Project, etc.)
Prior experience with SaaS based cloud products.
Results Oriented.
Excellent Written and Oral Communication.
Problem Solver: A creative yet pragmatic problem solver. Methodical and hands-on as well as detail-oriented.
Self-starter: Capable of working independently, with minimal direction.
Detail Oriented: A highly organized individual with the ability to evaluate competing priorities and choose the highest value path forward. Comfortable with details, can drive toward structure and standard work style.


Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status.

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