Project Manager

Product · Ottawa, Ontario
Department Product
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level
Compensation Per Experience

Project Manager

About GaN Systems 

GaN Systems is a global leader in GaN power semiconductors with a broad portfolio of transistors that addresses the needs of today’s most demanding industries including data center servers, renewable energy systems, automotive, industrial motors and consumer electronics. As a market-leading innovator, GaN Systems enables the design of smaller, lower cost, more efficient power systems. The company’s award-winning products provide system design opportunities free from the limitations of yesterday’s silicon. By changing the rules of transistor performance, GaN Systems is enabling companies to revolutionize their industries and transform the world. 


As a Project Manager at GaN Systems, you will be mainly involved in planning projects/tasks, creating timeline and schedules, monitoring progress of projects/tasks, reporting project/tasks status, and coordinating and documenting product development and improvements. You will report to the Program Manager and will, on a daily basis, be interacting with fabrication, packaging, marketing, applications, reliability and operations.



As part of this role, responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Develop and manage detailed project schedules
  • Get aligned with the technical project managers in different projects for scheduling/planning
  • Ensure projects are proceeding according to scope, schedule, budget, and quality standards
  • Planning the work to be done, communicating with the relevant team members
  • Manage project execution and produce project documentation in a timely manner
  • Coordinating tasks to be accomplished by different people/teams/departments on different projects to ensure uniformity upon project completion
  • Manage project schedule and tasks by utilizing project management tools
  • Ensuring timely completion of the project necessary to build client trust
  • Review projects status with the program manager and escalate issues that need immediate attention on the right time (risk management)
  • Gather the necessary resources/information that would facilitate the management team’s decision-making process
  • Understanding the budget to have decent estimate the costs and expenses (not financial management)
  • Clear and effective reporting and communications
  • Take responsibility for documentation and ensuring that product updates are in compliance with the quality management system of GaN Systems
  • Facilitate status reports to ensure senior management/Exec team has a clear understanding of project activities, milestones, deliverable, risks, and overall health of various projects


Required Skills & Experience:

  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Strong proficiency with computers and all MS Office products, MS Project, or other project management tools
  • Eagerness to learn and grow within the field
  • Ability to write concise reports and status updates
  • Professionalism towards internal and external partners with the ability to maintain a positive attitude
  • Demonstrated ability to manage a myriad of demands and prioritize effectively
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Maintains accountability for actions (ownership of work)
  • Extremely reliable with the ability to champion tasks


GaN Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to equal treatment of all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, pregnancy, age, disability/handicap, record of offences, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you require accommodation measures during any aspect of the recruitment process, we will work with you to address your needs. Information related to accommodation measures will be treated as confidential.

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  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario
  • Department
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    Per Experience