Senior Project Manager (m/f/d)

  • Erlangen

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.

As a Senior Project Manager in EB cadian you are responsible for leading Project Management team, and ensuring delivery of the Product Development projects according to the company processes and quality expectations.

You will coordinate Project Managers toward achieving Quality goals, Ontime delivery, Financial targets and adhere to the EB  gate quality and SWQMs control guidelines through the development life cycle. This also includes management of project issues, risks and project change requests to ensure successful and on-time project delivery.

You will be responsible for defining and deployment of the process improvement initiatives as it relates to improving project delivery and overall PM doctrines.

You will also be responsible for supporting the business development activities by working with (RFI/RFQs) and coordinating resources and estimates planning.

Your responsibilities

  • You will manage a team of PMs and other project supporting functions.
  • You will provide day to day leadership for project team by building and motivating team members to meet project goals, and project milestones.
  • You will manage project scopes and changes
  • You will complete project life cycle ownership: full execution from order initiation to signed off release
  • You will organize and host monthly project review and reports status of ongoing activities to senior management.
  • You will participate in establishing practices, templates, policies, tools and partnerships to expand and mature these capabilities for the organization
  • You will prepare estimate and detailed project plan for all phases of the project
  • You will work with Tech Center Head to define project team structure and acquire resources to achieve project objectives.
  • You will manage ongoing quality control and participate in quality issue resolution
  • You will coach, mentor, motivate and supervise project and program team
  • You will monitor staff performance and complete performance reviews
  • You will work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment demonstrating teamwork, innovation and excellence

Your profile

  • You are highly experienced as a Project or Program Manager
  • You have many years of experience of Managing SW Projects
  • You are experienced in handling of the SDLC Methodologies, Agile, SCRUM, SDLC / Waterfall
  • You have strong leadership, diplomatic and motivational skills
  • You have strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • You have excellent English skills

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
  • And much more

Your contact

Please contact us at +49 9131 7701 7060 – we are happy to answer your questions. You may also directly apply for this interesting position on our job portal.
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We are looking forward to receiving your application!