Joyce Bolton

Summary

As a highly qualified engineering professional, I offer extensive experience in Full-life cycle Project Management focused on developing new products, enhancing existing products and implementing cost reductions for a major automotive supplier. My developed skills, talents and capabilities within a Fortune 500 manufacturing/engineering/technical organization enabled me to translate market need into technical requirements. My successful assignments are consistently associated with positions of authority and responsibilities. I am skilled functioning within both union and non-union labor intense operations. I am able to balance and align the needs of senior management and staff with the organization’s overall goals and objectives. I am extremely confident in my abilities to build, develop and inspire diverse employee groups and teams to work together at their maximum levels. At this stage of my career, I am looking forward to new challenges with an organization that desires expert engineering leadership who is focused, creative, influential, and gets results as a Senior Project Manager.

Work History

Work History

Senior Development Engineer

Responsible for developing new products from inception through life cycle management for the Original Equipment Market resulting in sales of over 3 million units annually using project management methodologies. Interacted directly with customer to translate needs into requirements. Prepared engineering specifications for manufacturing and for inclusion in cost quotations.

Nov 2008 - Feb 2009

Benefits Investigative Analyst

The Lash Group

Contact insurance companies and determined coverage for patients that are on the specialty drug REMICADE. Update database.

Nov 2003 - Aug 2006

Product Development Engineer

Continental Tire

Managed all aspects of projects to introduce new products or reengineer to enhance existing products designed for the North American and European Replacement Markets to increase the company’s product portfolio while increasing margins. Responsibilities included specification generation, equipment design approval, product testing and reporting, and working within resource allocation. Supported the product managers with forecasting, pricing, product launch and market research.

Education

Education

Bachelor of Science

Atlanta Dual Degree Engineer of the Year

1983 - 1989

MBA

1978 - 1980

Bachelor of Science

Georgia Institute of Technology