Project Manager

Project Manager

About Us: Sensor Technology Ltd. (SensorTech) is a leading designer and manufacturer of monolithic piezo ceramic solutions and custom acoustic transducers and hydrophones. With 35 years of experience and global market penetration, we specialize in working collaboratively with our clients to provide innovative, customized solutions for maritime industries, defense and security, energy, and exploration.

Sensor Technology is a client-driven manufacturer with a solid foundation in our 3 Core Values:

  • Innovation – At Sensor Technology we are always looking for new and more effective ways to manufacture our products. With a strong R&D focus, we are focused on providing better product solutions to our clients.
  • Knowledgeable – With 35 years in the industry, we have built a strong knowledge base and level of expertise that allows us to share that experience with our clients to provide innovative and practical solutions.
  • Customization – Our foundation is in customized solutions. With a keen understanding of the industries, as well as client needs, our strength is in providing innovative, custom solutions to meet the unique needs of each of our clients. Our passion is partnering with our clients to provide a unique, custom solution that provides increased effectiveness and efficiency to client requirements.


We are seeking a hands-on Project Manager to drive hardware development for our bespoke Ocean Tech sensors. As a member of the team, you will work closely with mechanical engineers, production teams, clients/collaborators, vendors, product management, and our business organization to facilitate both short-term tactical work and longer-term strategic initiatives.  This role will be based at our facilities in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.

This critical role will own an array of duties, from internal coordination to longer-term project management and planning. Expect to spend your time driving projects tactically, including waterfall and/or agile-based project management while communicating updates to internal stakeholders and identifying and mitigating risks to projects.  You will keep schedules updated and hold stakeholders accountable for producing leading-edge technology on time.  In the beginning, expect to spend your time driving projects to produce low-volume, early-stage development components. Over time, you will have the opportunity to own entire systems within our growing fleet.

Our small close-knit team offers leadership visibility and the chance to have a direct impact on the products we develop in collaboration with our customers to drive the Blue Economy. You will be a part of a team of talented individuals who are just as passionate about supporting one another as they are about our planetary mission. Honesty and the ability to accept feedback are critical, as is a sense of humor and the general ability to have fun!

Required Skills & Abilities:

  • 5 or more years of formal project management experience w/ a minimum of 2 years of experience working with electrical and mechanical hardware systems projects with software integration points (sensors and robotics is a plus)
  • Experience assessing project risk and communicating its existence, as well as ways to address it.
  • Detailed oriented and excellent organizational skills.
  • Ability to thrive within a fast-paced, ever-changing environment.
  • A direct, clear, and concise communicator that builds and maintains camaraderie.

Desired Skills & Abilities:

  • PMP or Prince 2 certification, Masters in Program Management.
  • Previous experience working with Engineers and experience managing Engineering teams.
  • Self-Motivated, outgoing, team-oriented professional.

Job Type: Full-time

Contact: [email protected]



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