Project Manager

Location: Downtown Montreal

OSCPS is looking for a project manager with preferably experience in sensing technologies and more specifically related to accelerometers and gyroscopes. The candidate will participate in the development of integrated photonics-based motion sensors adapted for autonomous vehicles such as self-driving cars and autonomous drones.

Job Opening

As part of a multidisciplinary team organization, the successful candidate will work closely with our internal R&D engineers, our academic and industrial partners, and with our customers to develop PIC-based inertial sensors for autonomous vehicles market. The projects cover MEMS microfabrication processes as well as the control electronic, the optical design and the packaging.



  • Manage technically and logistically complex programs. Develop detailed schedules to support responsibility to deliver product on time, to specification and at planned cost.
  • Coordinate activity with engineering, materials, and operations organizations to position for success on the project.
  • Manage and mitigate project risks.
  • Assure communication with internal engineers as well as customers during project evolution.
  • Leverage relevant technical knowledge to ensure that technical investigations and developments remain well-aligned to the overall project goals.
  • Speaking to customers for assigned projects, providing superior support, and effectively managing demanding customers.
  • Achieve results while reinforcing company’s cultural beliefs and maintaining a chain of accountability.
  • Assume project management and coordination with all functional team members in a matrix organization approach.
  • Writing grant proposals and any other task associated with the development of the start-up.



The ideal candidate has a bachelor’s or master’s degree with experience in Electronics and/or MEMS fabrication and/or integrated optical devices.

  • 5+ years technical project management experience preferred.
  • Project Management (PMP) certification preferred. Uncertified candidates will be expected to commit to pursuing certification.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Skill in managing a diverse range of personnel assigned to program, frequently without a direct reporting relationship.
  • Ability to effectively multi-task and operate independently, solving problems hands-on when appropriate.


Visa sponsorship is not available for this position

The candidate must be proficient in English, both orally and in writing.

Knowledge of French is an asset.

Start Date: As soon as possible.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Minorities/Females/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Schedule: Monday to Friday


  • Project Management: 3 years is required
  • MEMS fabrication or Photonics: 3 years is required



Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering and or MEMS fabrication and or Photonics is required


Must be a permanent resident of Canada


Project Management Professional (PMP) is preferred