Senior Project Manager (H/F)

  • Paris (Carrières-sur-Seine)

About us

Elektrobit (EB) is an award-winning and visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry. A leader in automotive software with over 30 years serving the industry, EB‘s software powers over 1 billion devices in more than 100 million vehicles and offers flexible, innovative solutions for connected car infrastructure, human machine interface (HMI) technologies, navigation, driver assistance, electronic control units (ECUs), and software engineering services. EB is a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental.

Elektrobit France is actively looking for 2 Software Project Managers to support its growth.
The Customer Centers within Elektrobit are responsible for the execution of all projects and solutions for a defined group of Customers. The Customer Center is also responsible for maintaining and developing the Customer relationship further by offering attractive solutions to support our Customer's goals.

The Senior Project Manager works closely together with the technical experts from the Centers of Competence as well as the respective Account Teams from Sales. 

As a Senior Project Manager within the French Customer Center team, you are responsible to professionally manage the Customer relationships as well as ensure that projects are executed in time, with quality and most importantly with the highest level of customer satisfaction. You will be in charge of several projects and might lead teams of 2 to 4 engineers. 

The Senior Project Manager – Customer Center works very closely with the individual Centers of Competence and Sales Teams to organize and lead bidding efforts as well as oversee project execution for multiple projects.

Your responsibilities

  • Align / adapt processes related to the work area.
  • Close collaboration with Centers of Competence for staffing of project teams and bid teams.
  • Coordination of bid teams and individual quotation efforts.
  • Review of effort estimations and preparation of quote proposals : he must understand and challenge technical offers and must estimate the efforts to provide the best technical-economic synthesis in connection with the Sales team.
  • Ensure, in close cooperation with Head of Customer Center a solid execution of projects within Customer Center on Program Management Level providing oversight, guidance and coaching to ensure execution on the highest level of Customer satisfaction.

Your profile

  • At least 7 years of experience, ideally in the Automotive industry 
  • Proven experience as Project Manager
  • Experience with software engineering 
  • Fluent in English and French
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills 
  • Excellent organizational skills, ability to prioritize and delegate
  • Thrives in international environments and understands and considers cultural differences
  • Problem solving and hands on mentality
  • Willingness to travel if necessary
  • Good technical understanding of EB's offerings
  • Background skills on the driver assistance/autonomous driving domain are welcome

What we offer

  • Exciting projects in the automotive software industry
  • Flexible working hours and family-friendly working atmosphere
  • Mobile work, working from home
  • Trainings in our own academy

Contact us

You may directly apply for this interesting position on our job portal.
Learn more about your developmental possibilities and EB’s exceptional company culture at https://elektrobit.com/careers.
We are looking forward to receiving your application!