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Autodesk Program Manager in Novi, Michigan

Program Manager

Location: Novi, MI- United States

Job ID: 19WD36220

Position Overview

Autodesk s Design & Creation Products organization (DCP) is seeking for a highly motivated, organized, results-oriented Program/Project Manager to join the DCP Product Design group. The Product Design group prides itself on delivering powerful 3D mechanical design and PDM solutions that enable Autodesk s customers to do more, with less negative impact. The ideal candidate will have a strong talent for project coordination, which can effectively manage and empower people to achieve results. This individual will have a strong work ethic, a commitment to clear goals and measurable outcomes, and the ability to learn quickly and work well in teams.


  • Manage programs/projects from initiation to delivery ensuring that milestones and objectives are met

  • Plan and lead weekly tactical, monthly and quarterly strategic team meetings

  • Plan and facilitate special events (e.g. customer engagements)

  • Drive for clarity and lead communication efforts to keep stakeholders informed and teams moving forward

  • Anticipate and aggressively remove obstacles that slow down or prevent teams from delivering

  • Implement processes to drive for efficiency, effectiveness, collaboration and continuous improvement

  • Lead through influence and relationship building

  • Promote a culture of high performance and continuous improvement

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor s degree

  • 3 years of experience as a program/project manager at a tech company

  • Familiar with Agile Methodologies

  • Proven ability to prioritize, multitask, and manage multiple initiatives and programs across the entire lifecycle

  • Ability to communicate effectively with engineers, product managers, designers, product owners, scrum masters

  • Comfortable working across multiple time zones

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Strong facilitation skills

  • Familiarity with collaboration platforms such as Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Trello, SharePoint

About Autodesk

With Autodesk software, you have the power to Make Anything. The future of making is here, bringing with it radical changes in the way things are designed, made, and used. It s disrupting every industry: architecture, engineering, and construction; manufacturing; and media and entertainment. With the right knowledge and tools, this disruption is your opportunity. Our software is used by everyone - from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists. We constantly explore new ways to integrate all dimensions of diversity across our employees, customers, partners, and communities. Our ultimate goal is to expand opportunities for anyone to imagine, design, and make a better world.

Job: *Program & Project Management

Title: Program Manager

Location: Michigan-Novi

Requisition ID: 19WD36220

At Autodesk, we're building a diverse workplace and an inclusive culture to give more people the chance to imagine, design, and make a better world. Autodesk is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic. We also consider for employment all qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.