Mr. Automotive Project Manager
Half White/Hispanic Project Manager at Big 3 Automotive Company in the U.S. Hired in through Corporate leadership rotational program. Gained experience in full-scale Vehicle Testing, Marketing, Patent law (worked for patent attorney for a rotation in Patent office), Program Management, Product development, and currently Project management.
Undergrad School: Carnegie Mellon University
Undergrad Major: 3.5
Age: 26, Ethnicity: White
Other Degree/Certification: Master's Mechanical Engineering
School Name: University of Michigan
Extracurriculars: Corporate Recruiter for my undergrad university - travel to campus lead info sessions, conduct job shadowing at work, judge design competitions, meet with campus leadership to build outreach, conduct interviews, and select interns/full time hires, Forward for company sponsored winter/indoor soccer team
Title: Project Manager
Company: Fortune 100 Top 10
Length of Employment: 4 yrs
Big Life Wins:
Promoted to Engineer III in 3 years, the usual track takes 5-7 yrs. Company-sponsored Master’s complete. Delivered vehicle products from design conceptions/supplier sourcing all the way to mass production. Traveled for 1yr to launch a product at one of our most profitable assembly plants to manage a team of 30 within the design, supply chain, and manf. space
Post MBA Goal:
My goal is to use my experience at a large Fortune 10 company and business education to pivot into the consulting sphere. Will be applying to Big 4/boutique firms to expand my impact. I’ve loved my travel opportunities at work thus far, and look forward to helping clients across the U.S. and internationally to solve complex problems.