R&D Project Management Leader
Project Management
Full Time
Rothenburg, Germany
2019-10-03

Make ideas come to life. Globally.

ELECTROLUX FOOD PREPARATION EUROPE R&D PRESENTS

For us going to work everyday has an even greater purpose than putting the latest product or technology on the market. It’s about improving the everyday lives of millions. By staying humble and open for new ideas – we can push the boundaries for cooking, cleaning and wellbeing at home. But to keep doing so, we need more people who want to innovate and re-imagine what life at home can be.

R&D Project Management Leader – Rothenburg Ob der Tauber, (Germany) 

You will be part of our Electronic Hobs Platform and you will drive and coordinate a team of project leaders and system engineers.

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK 
• Keep precision in project targets achievement (time, cost, quality)
• Support implementation of new projects into series production
• Improve the project work 
• Ensure data precision in EPM Gate
• Ensure an aligned and standardized project reporting
• Strengthen the relation and interaction with the technology organizations
• Support DM efficiency activities
• Support Q improvement activities

Key Operational Responsibilities
• Manage the project portfolio within the platform Electric Hobs
• Align activities of the project leaders and system engineers
• Support the grow of team members
• Align and standardize the work and the processes between the projects
• Support project leaders in solving issues
• Support simplicity programs in product ranges as well as in the platform concepts
• Support project leaders for the ramp up of the production start
• Manage and drive own development projects if needed
• Ensure a good cooperation with the launch team and factory organisations
• Keep good relations to the stakeholders in the technology organizations (ETO, ITO)
Additional responsibilities outside of standard job responsibilities
• Processes – EPM, EC, PCR, Concessions, NVR
• Cooking products knowledge and local market requirements
• Knowledge of approval rules and standard in different countries

YOU
• Strong performer. You can work fast and effectively driving a number of projects at the same time. 
• Strong self-motivation. You are eager to learn and constantly improve. 
• Open minded. You appreciate the privilege of working in an international environment and are respectful of different cultural backgrounds.
• Proactive. You are always one-step ahead. 
• Continuous improvement mindset. 
• Willing to travel occasionally. 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

• Bachelor or Master Degree in Engineering or Design related discipline or equivalent industry experience.
• 3 years in project management.
• PMP certificate would be a plus.
• Strong experience in leading project teams
• Good knowledge of project managment tools
• Good knowledge of design tools, quality tools and problem solving methodologies
• Good knowledge of the platform concepts and the technology roadmaps
• Good knowledge of competition
• Good knowledge of the patent landscape in the dedicated areas
• Good knowledge of the existing technical subsystems
• Fluent English