Software project manager (CMS)

  • USA

Website Rosen Aviation

EEOC employer

Rosen Aviation is not an ordinary company. Convention and rule following may be advantageous in some environments, but we prefer the benefits of continual evolution and trust. Complying with detailed job descriptions may be comfortable, but we prefer that you decide how outcomes are achieved. In short, we seek colleagues who are devoted to accomplishments, and thrive in exercising their freedom to achieving them. You might be one of us if you:

  • Prefer candour and debate over consensus and harmony.
  • Want to be rewarded for your accomplishments, not your actions.
  • Constantly seek new knowledge because of your enthusiastic curiosity.
  • Embrace accountability as an opportunity to shine.
  • Do the right thing, even when no one is looking.

Founded in 2002, Rosen designs and manufactures a variety of products used in the cabins of business and commercial jets. Headquartered in Eugene, Oregon, we serve such recognisable industry titans as Gulfstream, Textron, Aerion, Dassault and Bombardier. While we realise we’re looking for the proverbial unicorn we’re also realists and very open to what the right-fit person may bring.

Position summary

Manages the development of the cabin management system software development for a new aircraft and supports technical direction for overall software system architecture and the associated research projects that will be adapted into future products.

Desired results:

  • Project management for software and human interface for an advanced cabin management system.
  • Develops roadmaps to evolve and update software for future intelligence and machine learning capabilities.
  • Drives collaboration among team members and sub-tier suppliers in working towards a shared vision.
  • Translates system functionality into specific software requirements.
  • Creates storyboards of all the use-case scenarios.
  • Creates system block diagrams and functional block diagrams.
  • Works with hardware engineers to ensure hardware/software compatibility.

Desired qualifications and critical skills:

  • BS in computer science, computer engineering or electrical engineering, or Bachelor’s degree with four years of relevant professional experience. PMP or other project management certification desired.
  • Knowledge of smart home, IoT and/or automotive systems.
  • Knowledge of PED interaction within home and/or automotive systems.
  • Knowledge of iOS, Linux and Android architectures.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of product development processes.
  • Experience with budget, ROI, product financial margins and scope creep.
  • Experience with large and complex programmes.
  • Capacity to thrive in a technical environment.
  • Engaged, inspired and effective communicator.
  • Strong leadership skills and experience in a self-directed work environment.
  • Strong ability to make presentations and communicate with internal and external customers.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Project, Office, SharePoint and ERP/MRP systems.


In joining the Rosen team, you will surround yourself with like-minded colleagues, and enjoy our many workplace benefits, such as:

  • Profit sharing.
  • On-site exercise facility and healthy food programme.
  • Full suite of medical, dental and vision benefits.
  • Employer paid life, disability and AD&D insurance.
  • 401(k) retirement plan with company-matching benefit.
  • PTO accrual of up to 27 days, including holidays, starting at date of hire.

To apply:

Please submit a resume and a cover letter detailing just why you’d be the perfect candidate for this role and specifically what value you would bring to our organisation and our culture. We would also like to hear a little about you, the person behind the application and what makes you unique and interesting.

Confidence can sometimes hold us back from applying for a job. But we’ll let you in on a secret: there is no such thing as a ‘perfect’ candidate. Rosen Aviation is a place where everyone can grow. So, whatever background you bring with you, please apply if this is a role that would make you excited to come into work every day.

Rosen is a drug and alcohol-free workplace.

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Izzy has been part of the Business Jet Interiors International team since its second issue, and the editor since 2011. She also edits Auditoria and Railway Interiors International. Outside of work, Izzy is rediscovering her love of art by learning how to paint with watercolors.